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Larry J Grauke (L J)
Crop Germplasm Research
Research Horticulturist

Phone: (979) 272-1402
Fax: (979) 272-1401
2881 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION, TX, 77845

Projects
Pecan Improvement through Breeding and Genetics
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424405
Management and Characterization of Pecan (Carya) Genetic Resources and Related Wild Populations
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424618
Pecan Breeding and Genetics
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427380
DEVELOPING MOLECULAR MARKERS FOR CARYA
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 421055
GENOMIC ANALYSES IN CARYA
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 423567

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Phenotypic screening of pecan seedling rootstocks in search of nematode resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Starr, J.L. 2014. Phenotypic screening of pecan seedling rootstocks in search of nematode resistance. Trees: Structure and Function. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00468-014-1038-6.
Expression, purification and crystallization of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) vicilin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, B., Zhang, R., Du, W., Grauke, L.J., McHugh, T.H., Zhang, Y. 2014. Expression, purification and crystallization of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) vicilin. Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications. F70:1049-1052. DOI: 10.1107/S2053230X14012369.
The forest and the trees: Applications for molecular markers in the Pecan Breeding Program - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-May-14)
Towards a reference pecan genome sequence - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-May-14)
Purification and characterization pecan (Carya Illinoinensis) vicilin, a putative food allergen (abstract) - (Abstract Only) - (08-May-14)
What about the rare-earth elements - (Trade Journal)
Wood, B.W., Grauke, L.J. 2013. What about the rare-earth elements. Pecan Grower. 25(2):8-16.
Cryopreservation of pecan pollen for long-term storage - (Abstract Only)
Volk, G.M., Walters, C.T., Waddell, J., Grauke, L.J. 2013. Cryopreservation of pecan pollen for long-term storage. Meeting Abstract. Second International Symposium on Plant Cryopreservation, p.106.
Pecan pollen: cryopreservation for long-term storage - (Abstract Only)
Volk, G.M., Walters, C.T., Waddell, J.W., Grauke, L.J. 2013. Pecan pollen: cryopreservation for long-term storage. Program for the International Symposium on Pecans and Other Carya in Indigenous & Managed Systems. p.26.
Relative susceptibility of pecan germplasm to blackmargined aphid - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skrivanek, S., Grauke, L.J., Martin, D.E., Thompson, T.E., Harris, M. 2013. Relative susceptibility of pecan germplasm to blackmargined aphid. Southwestern Entomologist. 38(1):33-40.
Blackmargined aphid (Monellia caryella (Fitch); Hemiptera: Aphididae) honeydew production in pecan (Carya illinoinesis (Koch)) and implications for managing the pecan aphid complex in Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Honaker, J., Skrivanek, S., Lopez, J., Martin, D.E., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J., Harris, M. 2013. Blackmargined aphid (Monellia caryella (Fitch); Hemiptera: Aphididae) honeydew production in pecan (Carya illinoinesis (Koch)) and implications for managing the pecan aphid complex in Texas. Southwestern Entomologist. 38:19-32.
Susceptibility of walnut and hickory species to Geosmithia morbida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Utley, C., Nguyen, T., Roubtsova, T., Coggeshall, M., Ford, T.C., Grauke, L.J., Graves, A.D., Leslie, C.A., McKenna, J., Woeste, K., Yaghmour, M., Cranshaw, W., Seybold, S.J., Bostock, R.M., Tisserat, N. 2013. Susceptibility of walnut and hickory species to Geosmithia morbida. Plant Disease. 97(5):601-607.
A comparison of root iron acquisition capabilities in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis - (Abstract Only)
Grusak, M.A., Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J. 2012. A comparison of root iron acquisition capabilities in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis [abstract]. Proceedings, XVI International Symposium on Iron Nutrition and interactions in Plants, June 17-21, 2012, Amherst, Massachusetts. p. 50.
A comparison of root iron uptake rates in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis - (Abstract Only)
Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2012. A comparison of root iron uptake rates in Carya aquatica and Carya illinoinensis [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 115th Annual Meeting. p.52.
'Lipan' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2012. 'Lipan' Pecan. HortScience. 47(1):121-123.
The rare-earth metallome of pecan and other Carya - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wood, B.W., Grauke, L.J. 2011. The rare-earth metallome of pecan and other Carya. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 136(6):389-398.
Population structure in the genus Carya - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M.A. 2012. Population structure in the genus Carya. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 948:143-158.
Native walnuts of Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E., Mendoza-Hererra, M. 2012. Native walnuts of Texas. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 948:199-210.
Geographic patterns of genetic variation in native pecans - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M., Miller, A., Wood, B.W. 2011. Geographic patterns of genetic variation in native pecans. Tree Genetics and Genomes. 7(5):917-932.
Variation in anatomical characteristics in leaves of pecan seedstocks from Mexico and the United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sagaram, M., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J. 2011. Variation in anatomical characteristics in leaves of pecan seedstocks from Mexico and the United States. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 136(2):103-108.
A comparative study of buoyancy duration in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei seeds - (Abstract Only)
Kroh, G.E., Svoboda, J.R., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2011. A comparative study of buoyancy duration in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei seeds [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 114th Annual Meeting. p. 52.
A comparison of root iron reduction capabilities in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei - (Abstract Only)
Svoboda, J.R., Kroh, G.E., Grauke, L.J., Grusak, M.A. 2011. A comparison of root iron reduction capabilities in Carya aquatica, Carya illinoinensis, and Carya x lecontei [abstract]. Texas Academy of Sciences 114th Annual Meeting. p. 53.
'Mandan' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2010. 'Mandan' Pecan. HortScience. 45(9):1392-1393.
'Apalachee' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2010. 'Apalachee' Pecan. HortScience. 45(9):1386-1387.
Pecan. In: Clark, J.R. md C.E. Finn. (eds.) Register of new fruit and nut cultivars - list 45 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2010. Pecan: Register of new fruit and nut cultivars - list 45. HortScience. 45(5)739-740.
Plastid markers in Carya - (Proceedings) - (31-Aug-09)
Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M., Binzel, M. 2010. Plastid microsatellite markers in Carya. Acta Horticulturae. 859:237-246.
Variation in low temperature exotherms of pecan cultivar dormant twigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Volk, G.M., Waddell, J.W., Towill, L., Grauke, L.J. 2009. Variation in low temperature exotherms of pecan cultivar dormant twigs. HortScience. 44:317-321.
Lakota and recent USDA pecan releases - (Proceedings)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J., Reid, W. 2008. Lakota and recent USDA pecan releases. In: Proceedings of the Western Pecan Growers Association, March 2-4, 2008, Las Cruces, New Mexico. 42:22-29.
Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2008. Pecan. HortScience. 43(5):1334.
Confirmation of SSR markers within a structured collection of pecan [Carya illinoinesis (Wangenh.) K. Koch], cultivars - (Abstract Only)
Mendoza Herrera, M.A., Grauke, L.J., Binzel, M.L. 2007. Confirmation of SSR markers within a structured collection of pecan [Carya illinoinesis (Wangenh.) K. Koch], cultivars [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference XVI, January 12-16, 2008, San Diego, California. Paper No. P140.
Variation in leaf anatomy of pecan cultivars from three ecogeographic locations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sagaram, M., Lombardini, L., Grauke, L.J. 2007. Variation in leaf anatomy of pecan cultivars from three ecogeographic locations. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 132:1-5.
Pistacia in Afghanistan - (Proceedings) - (23-Jul-07)
Fruit and Nut Genebanks in the US National Plant Germplasm System - (Popular Publication)
Postman, J.D., Hummer, K.E., Stover, E.W., Krueger, R., Forsline, P.L., Grauke, L.J., Zee, F.T., Ayala Silva, T., Irish, B.M. 2007. Fruit and Nut Genebanks in the US National Plant Germplasm System. Pomona.
Pecan site evaluations - (Book / Chapter)
Grauke, L.J. 2007. Pecan Site Evaluations. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 27-35.
Pecan Pollination - (Book / Chapter)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2007. Pecan Pollination. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 41-48.
Pecan Rootstocks - (Book / Chapter)
Grauke, L.J. 2007. Pecan Rootstocks. In: Stein, L.J., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook. Volume 1. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension/Horticulture. p. 49-51.
Fruit and Nut Genebanks in the Us National Plant Germplasm System - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Postman, J.D., Hummer, K.E., Stover, E.W., Krueger, R., Forsline, P.L., Grauke, L.J., Zee, F.T., Ayala Silva, T., Irish, B.M. 2006. Fruit and nut genebanks in the us national plant germplasm system. HortScience. 41(5):1188-1194.
Pecans - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2006. Pecan. Register of new fruit and nut varieties. HortScience. 41(5):1119-1120.
Microsatellite Markers for Verifying Parentage of Pecans - (Abstract Only)
Grauke, L.J., Mendoza-Herrera, M.A., Loopstra, C., Thompson, T.E. 2006. Microsatellite markers for verifying parentage of pecans [abstract]. HortScience. 40(3):515.
'waco' Pecan Suitable for Western U.S. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J., Lombardini, L. 2005. 'Waco' pecan suitable for western U.S. HortScience. 40(07):2207-2208.
New USDA Npacts Production Tests and Performance of USDA Cultivars - (Proceedings)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2005. New USDA NPACTS production tests and performance of USDA cultivars. Proceedings of 39th Western Pecan Growers Association. 39:28-32.
Recognition of Uncultured Bacterial Cocci Associated with Fusicladosporium Effusum - (Abstract Only)
Stanford, R.L., Medrano, E.G., Thompson, T.E., Ellis, E.A., Grauke, L.J. 2005. Recognition of uncultured gram positive cocci associated with Fusicladosporium effusum [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology. 105:187.
Performance of New USDA Clones in Npacts-C at College Station, Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2004. Performance of new USDA clones in NPACTS-C at College Station, Texas. Pecan South. 37(9):4-10.
USDA Pecan Cultivars for the Southeastern Us - (Proceedings)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2004. USDA pecan cultivars for the southeastern United States. Proceedings of Southeastern Pecan Growers Association. 97:84-91.
Pecan - (Book / Chapter)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E. 2007. Pecan. In: Janick, J., Paull, R.E., editors. The Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts. Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing. p. 409-418.
Performance of USDA Selections and Check Cultivars in the Brownwood-C Npacts Performance Test - (Proceedings)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Performance of USDA selections and check cultivars in the Brownwood-C NPACTS performance test. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:38-40.
Performance of USDA Selections and Check Cultivars in the Brownwood-C Npacts Performance Test - (Proceedings)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Performance of USDA selections and check cultivars in the Brownwood-c NPACTs performance test. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:38-40.
Leaf Structure and Nutrient Content Varies in Native Pecan Populations - (Proceedings)
Grauke, L.J., Storey, J.B., Thompson, T.E., Wood, B.W. 2003. Leaf structure and nutrient content varies in native pecan populations. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:59-60.
Pecan Nut and Kernel Characteristics Are Related to Shelling Efficiency - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Thompson, T.E., Grauke, L.J. 2003. Pecan nut and kernel traits are related to shelling efficiency. HortScience. 38:586-590.
Site Selection and Preparation - (Book / Chapter)
GRAUKE, L.J. SITE SELECTION AND PREPARATION. FULBRIGHT, D.W. EDITOR., SALINE, MI: MCNAUGHTON AND GUNN, INC.; CHAPTER 10. 2003. P. 249-270. A GUIDE TO NUT TREE CULTURE IN NORTH AMERICA.
Rootstock Development in Temperate Nut Crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Jan-03)
Rootstock Development in Temperate Nut Crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Jan-03)
Pecan Site Selection and Preparation - (Book / Chapter)
Grauke, L.J. 2003. Pecan site selection and preparation. In: Stein, L.A., McEachern, G.R., editors. Texas Pecan Handbook Volume II. College Station, TX: Texas Cooperative Extension Service. p. 1-21.
Nuts - (Book / Chapter)
GRAUKE, L.J. NUTS. KATZ, S.H., EDITOR. SCRIBNER LIBRARY OF DAILY LIFE/THOMAS & GALE, NEW YORK, NY. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FOOD AND CULTURE: FOOD PRODUCTION TO NUTS. 2002. V. 2. P. 605-614.
Rootstock Influence on Tree Performance - (Trade Journal)
Grauke, L.J., Thompson, T.E., Wood, B.W., Storey, J.B. 2003. Rootstock influence on tree performance. Proceedings of Texas Pecan Growers Association. 70:20-24.
Rootstock Development in Temperate Nut Crops - (Abstract Only) - (28-Feb-02)
Hickories - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Feb-02)
The Pecan Industry in China - (Trade Journal) - (18-Sep-00)
'nacono' Pecan Suitable for Most Pecan Growing Areas - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Sep-00)
Host Plant Resistance to Blackmargined Aphids on Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (09-Jun-00)
Rootstock Research at the Lsu Pecan Research-Extension Station - (Other) - (13-Mar-00)
Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Jan-00)
Optimization of Microsatellite Methodologies for the Analysis of Pecan Variation - (Abstract Only) - (15-Nov-99)
Greenhouse and Field Resistance to Yellow Aphids in the 'pawnee' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jan-98)
The Effect of Year, Cultivar, Location and Storage Regime on Pecan Kernal Color - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Oct-97)
'san Saba' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Jun-97)
Greenhouse and Field Resistance to Yellow Aphids in the 'pawnee' Pecan - (Abstract Only) - (30-Apr-97)
An Update on the USDA Pecan Breeding Program and Npacts Testing in the West - (Proceedings) - (03-Feb-97)
Reproductive and Vegetative Traits of Pecan Cultivars and a New System for Classifying Flower Maturity - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Jan-97)
'kanza' Pecan - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jan-97)
Pecan Kernel Color: Standards Using the Munsell System of Color - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-96)
Effect of Season, Cultivar, Location, and Storage Regime on Kernel Color in Pecans - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Apr-96)
Variability in Pecan Flowering - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Mar-96)
Pecan Kernel Color: Standards Using Munsell Color Chips - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-95)
The Influence of Yield on Fatty Acid Composition - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-95)
Patterns of Rootstock Usage in the Pecan Industry - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Mar-95)
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