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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Eric Brennan
Crop Improvement and Protection Research
Horticulture

Phone: (831) 755-2822
Fax: (831) 755-2814

1636 E. ALISAL ST.
SALINAS , CA 93905

Projects
Strategies to Improve Soil and Pest Management in Organic Vegetable and Strawberry Production Systems
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 426042

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Higher flexibility in input N:P ratios results in more balanced phosphorus budgets in two long-term experimental agroecosystems -
Maltais-Landry, G., Scow, K., Brennan, E.B., Torbert, E., Vitousek, P.M. 2016. Higher flexibility in input n:P ratios results in more balanced phosphorus budgets in two long-term experimental agroecosystems. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 223:197-210.
Agronomy of strip intercropping broccoli with alyssum for biological control of aphids -
Brennan, E.B. 2016. Agronomy of strip intercropping broccoli with alyssum for biological control of aphids. Biological Control. 97:109-119.
Long-term effects of compost and cover crops on soil phosphorus in two California agroecosystems -
Maltais-Landry, G., Scow, K., Brennan, E.B., Vitousek, P.M. 2015. Long-term effects of compost and cover crops on soil phosphorus in two California agroecosystems. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 79:688-697.
Soil phosphorus mobilization in the rhizosphere of cover crops has little effect on phosphorus cycling in California agricultural soils -
Maltais-Landry, G., Scow, K., Brennan, E.B. 2014. Soil phosphorus mobilization in the rhizosphere of cover crops has little effect on phosphorus cycling in California agricultural soils. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 78:255-262.
Characterization and epidemiology of outbreaks of Impatiens necrotic spot virus on lettuce in coastal California -
Kuo, Y., Gilbertson, R.L., Turini, T., Brennan, E.B., Smith, R.F., Koike, S.T. 2014. Characterization and epidemiology of outbreaks of Impatiens necrotic spot virus on lettuce in coastal California. Plant Disease. 98:1050-1059.
A comparison of drill and broadcast methods for establishing cover crops on beds -
Brennan, E.B., Leap, J.E. 2014. A comparison of drill and broadcast methods for establishing cover crops on beds. HortScience. 49:441-447.
Agronomic aspects of strip intercropping lettuce with alyssum for biological control of aphids -
Brennan, E.B. 2013. Agronomic aspects of strip intercropping lettuce with alyssum for biological control of aphids. Biological Control. 65(3):302-311.
Winter cover crop seeding rate and variety effects during eight years of organic vegetables: III. Cover crop residue quality and nitrogen mineralization -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N.S., Smith, R.F. 2013. Winter cover crop seeding rate and variety effects during eight years of organic vegetables: III. Cover crop residue quality and nitrogen mineralization. Agronomy Journal. 105(1):171-182.
Structure, functions and interguild relationships of the soil nematode assemblage in organic vegetable production -
Ferris, H., Sanchez-Moreno, S., Brennan, E.B. 2012. Structure, functions and interguild relationships of the soil nematode assemblage in organic vegetable production. Applied Soil Ecology. 61:16-25.
Winter Cover Crop Seeding Rate and Variety Affects during 8 Years of Organic Vegetables 2. Cover Crop Nitrogen Accumulation -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N.S. 2012. Winter cover crop seeding rate and variety effects during 8 years of organic vegetables 2. Cover crop nitrogen accumulation. Agronomy Journal. 104:799-806.
Winter Cover Crop Seeding Rate and Variety Affects during 8 Years of Organic Vegetables 1. Cover Crop Biomass Production Reprint Icon -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N.S. 2012. Winter cover crop seeding rate and variety effects during 8 years of organic vegetables 1. Cover crop biomass production. Agronomy Journal. 104:684-698.
A time-efficient scooping method to prepare cover crop seed for cone planters. -
Brennan, E.B. 2011. A time-efficient scooping method to prepare cover crop seed for cone planters. Agronomy Journal. 103(3):906-913.
Comparison of rye and legume-rye cover crop mixtures for vegetable production in California. -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N.S., Smith, R., Foster, P. 2011. Comparison of rye and legume-rye cover crop mixtures for vegetable production in California. Agronomy Journal. 103(2):449-463.
Seeding Rate and Planting Arrangement Effects on a Legume-Oat Cover Crop in Organic Vegetable Systems -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N.S., Smith, R., Foster, P. 2009. Seeding Rate and Planting Arrangement Effects on a Legume-Oat Cover Crop in Organic Vegetable Systems. Agronomy Journal. 101:979-988.
Effect of Seeding Rate and Planting Arrangement on Rye Cover Crop and Weed Growth -
Boyd, N.S., Brennan, E.B., Smith, R., Tokota, R. 2009. Effect of Seeding Rate and Planting Arrangement on Rye Cover Crop and Weed Growth. Agronomy Journal 101:47-51.
Cover Crop Management -
Cover Crop Effects on Weed Management -
STALE SEEDBED TECHNIQUES FOR ORGANIC VEGETABLE PRODUCTION -
Boyd, N., Brennan, E.B., Fennimore, S.A. 2006. Stale seedbed techniques for organic vegetable production. Weed Technology. V. 20. pg. 1052-1057.
WEED MANAGEMENT IN A LEGUME-CEREAL COVER CROP WITH THE ROTARY HOE -
Boyd, N., Brennan, E.B. 2006. Weed management in a legume-cereal cover crop with the rotary hoe. Weed Technology. 20:733-737.
Burning Nettle, Common Purslane, and Rye Response to a Clove Oil Herbicide. -
Boyd, N., Brennan, E.B. 2006. Burning Nettle, Common Purslane, and Rye Response to a Clove Oil Herbicide. Weed Technology. 20:646-650.
WINTER COVER CROP GROWTH AND WEED SUPPRESSION ON THE CENTRAL COAST OF CALIFORNIA. -
Brennan, E.B., Smith, R.F. 2005. Winter cover crop growth and weed suppression on the central coast of California. Weed Technology. v. 19(4). p. 1017-1019.
COVER CROP VARIETY AND SEEDING RATE EFFECTS ON WINTER WEED BYNAMICS IN A CENTRAL COAST ORGANIC VEGETABLE SYSTEM. -
Brennan, E.B., Boyd, N. Cover crop variety and seeding rate effects on winter weed bynamics in a central coast organic vegetable system. Proceedings of the California Conference on Biological Control IV. University of California, Berkeley, CA. 2004. p. 27-33. No volume number for this type of publication.
WEED SURVIVAL AND SEED PRODUCTION FOLLOWING ROTARY HOEING IN A MIXED COVER CROP. -
Boyd, N., Brennan, E.B. Weed survival and seed production following rotary hoeing in a mixed cover crop. Proceedings of the California Conference on Biological Control IV. Univ. California, Berkeley, CA. 2004. p. 116-119. No volume number for this type of publication.
COVER CROPS CULTIVAR & PLANTING DENSITY IMPACTS ON COVER CROP PRODUCTIVITY, & WEED BIOMASS & SEED PRODUCTION IN AN ORGAINC SYSTEM IN THE CENTRAL COAST OF CALIFORNIA. -
BRENNAN, E.B., SMITH, R. COVER CROPS CULTIVAR & PLANTING DENSITY IMPACTS ON COVER CROP PRODUCTIVITY, & WEED BIOMASS & SEED PRODUCTION IN AN ORGAINC SYSTEM IN THE CENTRAL COAST OF CALIFORNIA.. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRONOMY. 2003. p.80-88.
CHARACTERIZATION AND GENETIC ANALYSIS OF A LETTUCE (LACTUCA SATIVA L.) MUTANT, WEARY, THAT EXHIBITS REDUCED GRAVITROPIC RESPONSE IN HYPOCOTYLS AND INFLORESCENCE STEMS -
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