Soils & Fertility Grants

ID Title Principal Investigator(s)
181 Impact of manure-derived fertilizers on bacterial community and antibiotic resistance genes in Washington red raspberry fields Zhu, M.
179 Impact of Biochar, Black Liquor, and Fly Ash Application to Soil on Productivity of Wheat in Eastern Washington Murray, T.
177 Quantifying the Weed Seedbank Using Quantitative PCR and Soil Community Analysis Sullivan, T.
166 Increasing legume nodulation for improved symbiotic nitrogen fixation Kahn, M.
164 Combined Soils and High Residue Farming Workshop and Summary Publication McGuire, A.
163 Building soil quality, enhancing soil microbial function, and alleviating chlorosis in Concord grapes with inter-row cover crops Sullivan, T.
162 Rapid sensing of dairy manure nutrients for precision applications in agricultural production Ndegwa, P.
160 Integrating manure-based amendments with pest control: Potential of predatory flies (Scathophagidae) as a secondary benefit of manure amendments, for early season control of spotted wing drosophila in red raspberry Gerdeman, B.
159 Strip tillage and cover cropping for enhanced water use efficiency in western Washington organic vegetable farms Collins, D.
157 Precision application of organic amendments for improved soil quality in replant orchards Brown, D.
150 Determining the Effect of Biodegradable and Living Mulches on Annual Weeds and and Growth of Newly-planted Blueberry Miller, T.
147 Improving anaerobically digested dairy manure solids by economical post treatment to create value-added and sustainable greenhouse potting mix fiber products Hummel, R.
146 Soil health and pasture productivity under mob grazing and fertility management Hudson, T.
145 Bi-Functional Crops: Fall-sown cool season grain legumes provide cover crop attributes Guy, S.
144 Understanding the molecular basis of plant response to organic versus conventional fertilizer using a metatranscriptomic approach Dhingra, A.
141 Soil Quality Network 2014 McMoran, D.
138 Monitoring Uptake of Legume N by Apple Trees Using Nitrogen Isotope Discrimination Granatstein, D.
132 Economic Costs and Benefits of Soil Improvement Practices McGuire, A.
110 Combined Soil Quality Workshops for Irrigated Ag McGuire, A.
107 Developing Improved Management Practices to Overcome Soil Health Issues in Red Raspberries Benedict, C.
103 Development of winter pea lines for intercropping purposes Hulbert, S.
098 The effect of tillage on oxidation of soil organic carbon in organically-managed soil Higgins, S.
Stockle, C.
097 Choosing and managing cover crops to improve weed management in reduced tillage organic vegetable production Cogger, C.
093 Intercropping, Precision Weed Management, and Pea Breeding for Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems Fuerst, P.
088 Phytonutrients and Genomics of Organic Tomatoes: Soil Fertility and/or Plant Defense Andrews, P.
Dhingra, A.
086 Tillage reduction and cover cropping for enhanced soil quality and weed management in western Washington organic vegetable farms (OREI) Collins, D.
083 Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis and Plant Growth and Productivity Poovaiah, J.
077 Development of Economic and Environmental Life Cycle Analysis Tool for the Assessment of Nitrogen Fertilizers in Apple-Tree Fruit Industry Stockle, C.
Zaher, U.
075 Quantifying biological control of pear psylla in a cover crop system Horton, D.
066 Building Soils for Better Crops Workshop McGuire, A.
062 Low Disturbance Weed Control in Organic Dryland Cropping Systems Fuerst, P.
061 Assessment of Renewable Fertilizers from Anaerobic Digester Manure Nutrient Recovery Chen, S.
054 Evaluating Soils Receiving Multiple Green Manures for Suppression of Verticillium dahliae McGuire, A.
052 Evaluation of Wheat Varieties for Mutualism with Endomycorrhizal Fungi to Improve Phosphorus Uptake Campbell, K.
047 Assessing effects of an alfalfa cover crop on biological control and tree nutrition in organic pear orchards Jones, V.
046 Growing nitrogen in the organic orchard Davenport, J.
031 Cover Crops for Organic Weed Control Cogger, C.
022 Carbon Sequestration under Irrigated Switchgrass Production Fransen, S.
021 Strategies to Achieve Ecological and Economic Goals in the Transition Phase of Eastern Washington Organic Dryland Grain Production Fuerst, P.
Koenig, R.
019 Legume Data Mining Pan, B.
015 Nitrogen Supply and Partitioning in Managed Understories of Organic Apples Reganold, J.
011 Cover Crops for Weed Management in Organic and Transition Systems Cogger, C.
010 Post-Plant Management of Nemotodes in Apple Orchards Riga, E.
005 Organic Transition Rotations for Northwestern Washington Inglis, D.
Miller, T.
004 Understory Management in Organic Tree Fruits and Other Woody Perennials Granatstein, D.