Organization profile

esearch at the Southern Research and Outreach Center includes the following areas: agronomy, dairy and beef, farm operations, horticulture, commercial vegetable production, nutraceutical crops, biohydrogen and biomethane production from animal wastes, biomass crop production systems for energy and other renewable resources, nematology, soil science and water quality, swine, water management and drainage, and weather Information.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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  • Artificial Shading Can Adversely Affect Heat-tolerant Lettuce Growth and Taste, with Concomitant Changes in Gene Expression

    Alves, C. M. L., Chang, H-Y., Tong, C. B., Rohwer, C. L., Avalos, L. & Vickers, Z. M., Jan 2022, In: Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 147, 1, p. 45-52 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • Carbon-sensitive pedotransfer functions for plant available water

    Bagnall, D. K., Morgan, C. L. S., Cope, M., Bean, G. M., Cappellazzi, S., Greub, K., Liptzin, D., Norris, C. L., Rieke, E., Tracy, P., Aberle, E., Ashworth, A., Bañuelos Tavarez, O., Bary, A., Baumhardt, R. L., Borbón Gracia, A., Brainard, D., Brennan, J., Briones Reyes, D., Bruhjell, D. & 86 others, Carlyle, C., Crawford, J., Creech, C., Culman, S., Deen, W., Dell, C., Derner, J., Ducey, T., Duiker, S. W., Dyck, M., Ellert, B., Entz, M., Espinosa Solorio, A., Fonte, S. J., Fonteyne, S., Fortuna, A. M., Foster, J., Fultz, L., Gamble, A. V., Geddes, C., Griffin-LaHue, D., Grove, J., Hamilton, S. K., Hao, X., Hayden, Z. D., Howe, J., Ippolito, J., Johnson, G., Kautz, M., Kitchen, N., Kumar, S., Kurtz, K., Larney, F., Lewis, K., Liebman, M., Lopez Ramirez, A., Machado, S., Maharjan, B., Martinez Gamiño, M. A., May, W., McClaran, M., McDaniel, M., Millar, N., Mitchell, J. P., Moore, P. A., Moore, A., Mora Gutiérrez, M., Nelson, K. A., Omondi, E., Osborne, S., Alcalá, L. O., Owens, P., Pena-Yewtukhiw, E. M., Poffenbarger, H., Ponce Lira, B., Reeve, J., Reinbott, T., Reiter, M., Ritchey, E., Roozeboom, K. L., Rui, I., Sadeghpour, A., Sainju, U. M., Sanford, G., Schillinger, W., Schindelbeck, R. R., Schipanski, M., Schlegel, A., Scow, K., Sherrod, L., Sidhu, S., Solís Moya, E., St. Luce, M., Strock, J., Suyker, A., Sykes, V., Tao, H., Trujillo Campos, A., Van Eerd, L. L., Verhulst, N., Vyn, T. J., Wang, Y., Watts, D., Wright, D., Zhang, T. & Honeycutt, C. W., 2022, (Accepted/In press) In: Soil Science Society of America Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
  • Copy competitively-tested adaptations of wild species, maybe, but not natural ecosystems tested only by persistence

    Denison, R. F., Mar 2022, In: Outlook on Agriculture. 51, 1, p. 46-54 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access