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1) Lemus, R., J.A. White, and J.D. Rivera.  2017. Stockpiling Tall Fescue for Winter Grazing in North Mississippi.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Roanoke, VA. January 22-24.  Volunteered. 2) Rushing, R. Lemus, and M. Thornton.  2017.  Stockpiling Warm-season Forage Grasses in East-central Mississippi. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Roanoke, VA. January 22-24.  Volunteered. 3) White, J.A., R. Lemus, and J.D. Rivera.  2017.  Impact of Sorghum-sudan Hybrid on Animal Performance Under Mississippi Conditions. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Roanoke, VA. January 22-24.  Volunteered. 4) Rivera, J.D., M.L. Gypson, R.G. Gypson, R.W. Lemus.  2016.  Relationship between Forage Quality Parameters and Mineral Intake in Grazing Beef Cattle.  In:  Proceedings of the Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. Annual Meeting [CD-Rom].  Salt Lake City, UT.  July 19-23. 5) Lemus, R., J.A. White, K.K. Crouse, and M. Cox.  2016. Impact of Gypsum Application on Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) Forage Production and Soil Properties.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  San Antonio, TX.  February 7-9. Volunteered 6) White, J. and R. Lemus.  2016. Evaluation of Alfalfa Hay When Using a Hay Preservative in Mississippi. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Baton Rouge, LA. January 10-13.  Volunteered. 7) Lemus, R., J.A. White, and J.D. Rivera.  2016.  Impact of Grass/legume Mixture in Winter Grazing Systems. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Baton Rouge, LA. January 10-13.  Volunteered. 8) Lemus, R., J.D. Rivera, K.J. Han, and A.A.A. Fox.  2016.  Long-term analysis of Forage Quality in Mississippi. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Baton Rouge, LA. January 10-13.  Volunteered. 9) Flint, G. and R. Lemus.  2015. Poultry Litter Use in Forage Systems. In:  Proceedings of the 69 th       Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Apalachicola, FL.  March 30 – April   1, 2015.  p. 22.  Volunteered. 10) Lemus, R. and J. White.  2015.  Harvest Date and N Application Impact in Bermudagrass Forage Production and Quality.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Atlanta, GA.  February 1-3. Volunteered 11) Morrison, J.I., B.S. Baldwin, P.D. Meints, R.W. Lemus, J.M. Phillips, T. Rinehart, D.E. Costich, J.D. Richwine.  2015. Selection and Breeding to Eliminate Physiological Dormancy in Eastern Gammagrass [Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L]. In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Atlanta, GA.  February 1-3. Volunteered 12) White, J. and R. Lemus.  2015.  Effect of Bermudagrass Yield to Application Timing and Rate of ESN Coated Urea. In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Atlanta, GA.  February 1-3. Volunteered 13) Rivera, J.D., R.W. Lemus, J.A. White, and P.J. Slusher.  2015.  Effects of a Liquid Hay Additive on Hay Quality and Hay Preference of Grazing Beef Cows.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of American Society of Animal Science Annual Meeting [On-line].  Atlanta, GA.  February 1-3, 2015.  14) Lemus, R., J. White and D. Rivera.  2015.  Effects of Inoculants in Annual Ryegrass Baleage.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  St. Louis, MO. January 11-14.  Volunteered. 15) Lemus, R. and J. White.  2015.  Impact of Fertility in Tall Fescue Forage Types.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  St. Louis, MO. January 11-14.  Volunteered. 16) White, J. and R. Lemus.  2015.  Evaluation of Cool-season Grass/Legume Mixtures in Mississippi. In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  St. Louis, MO. January 11-14.  Volunteered. 17) Nagel, D., R. Lemus, T. Horgan, M. Ely, and T. Freeman. 2014.  Influence of Plant Population and Morphology of Vigna unquiculata cg. Unguiculata on Pulse Yield and Forage Quality.  In: Proceedings of the 29 th  International Horticultural Congress.  Queensland, Australia.  August 17-122.  Volunteered. 18) Karki, U., L. Karki, N. Gurung, R. Lemus, S. Hart, K. Cearley, S. Enloe, E. Jolley, and M. Edmonson.  2014.  Sustainable Year-Round Forage Production and Grazing/Browsing Management Education Program.  In: Proceedings of the American Society of Animal Science Annual Meeting [On-line].  Kansas City, MO.  July 20-24.  J. Anim. Sci Vol. 92, E-Suppl. 2/J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 97, E-Suppl. 1: 523. Volunteered. 19) Lemus, R., J.A. White, P. Shlusher, K. Crouse, M.S. Cox, and J.J. Varco.  2014.  Bermudagrass as Affected by Rate and Timing of Nitrogen Fertilization.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Dallas, TX.  February 1-4. Volunteered 20) Shlusher, P., R. Lemus, J. White, M. Phillips, D. Lang, B. Rude.  2014.  Effects of Legumes and N Applications in Tall Fescue Yield and Quality.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Dallas, TX.  February 1-4. Volunteered. 21) White, J.A., and R. Lemus.  2014.  The Potential of Mixed Alfalfa/Bermudagrass Systems in Mississippi.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Dallas, TX.  February 1-4. Volunteered. 22) Lemus, R., and Y.C. Newman.  2014.  International Forage Outreach Program in Nicaragua.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Memphis, TN. January 12-14.  Volunteered. 23) Lemus, R., J.A. White, K. Crouse, M. Cox, and J.A. Varco.  2014. Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Forage Production Systems.   In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Memphis, TN. January 12-14.  Volunteered. 24) Slusher, P., R. Lemus, J.A. White, C. Young and J. Byrd.  2014.  Managing Seed Suppression in Kentucky-31 Tall Fescue by Herbicide and Mechanical Practices.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].   Memphis, TN. January 12-14.  Volunteered. 25) White, J.A. and R. Lemus.  Tetraploid and Diploid Ryegrass Performance in Mississippi.  2014.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On- line].  Memphis, TN. January 12-14.  Volunteered. 26) Lemus, R., J.A. White, K. Crouse, and M. Cox. 2014.  Timing and Frequency of Fertilizer Application in Bermudagrass.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Memphis, TN. January 12-14.  Volunteered. 27) Lang, D.J., J. Duckworth, D. Russell, J.J. Read, J.A. White and R.W.  Lemus.  2013.  Growth of Bermudagrass with White Clover or Nitrogen.  In:  Proceedings of the American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting.  Tampa, FL.  November 3-6, 2013.  Volunteered. 28) Rivera, J.D. and R.W. Lemus.  2013.  Effects of supplement or fertilizer on forage quality, and performance of stocker cattle grazing warm-season pastures in South Mississippi.  In:  Proceedings of the Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. Annual Meeting. Indianapolis, IN.  July 8-12. 29) Morrison, J.I., R. Lemus, B. Baldwin, P. Meints and G. Munshaw.  2013.  Efficacy of Seed Coatings, Chemical and Hormonal Treatments to Hasten Germination and Improve Overall Establishment of Native Warm-Season Grasses in Mississippi.  In:  Proceedings of the 67 th   Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Tyler, TX.  April 22-24, 2013. p. 27.  Volunteered. 30) White, J., and R. Lemus.  2013.  Long-term Environmental Effects on Tall Fescue Endophyte Types in Mississippi.  In:  Proceedings of the 67 th  Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Tyler, TX.  April 22-24, 2013. p. 23.  Volunteered. 31) Lemus. R., J. White, K. Crouse, J. Morrison, J. Varco, and M. Cox.  2013.  Evaluation of Fertilizer and Bio-soil Enhancers in Bermudagrass Forage Production.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Orlando, FL, Feb. 3-5, 2013.  Volunteered. 32) White, J.A. and R. Lemus.  2013.  Managing Roundup Ready® Alfalfa Inter-seeded into Bermudagrass Systems in Mississippi.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Orlando, FL, Feb. 3-5, 2013.  Volunteered. 33) White, J. and R. Lemus. 2013.  Evaluation of Annual Warm-Season Grasses as Dual- Purpose Energy and Forage Feedstock.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Covington, KY.  January 6-9.  Volunteered. 34) Lemus, R. and J. White.  2013.  Evaluation of Annual Coo-season Grass Inter-seeded with Legumes and Harvested for Forage.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Covington, KY.  January 6-9.  Volunteered. 35) Rivera, J.D. and R.W. Lemus.  2012.  Effect of N Source on Cattle Grazing Warm-season Pastures.  In:  Proceedings of the American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting Cincinnati, OH.  October 21-24, 2012.  Volunteered. 36) Lemus, R., J.I. Morrison, J. Varco and D. Lang.  2012.  Effects of Commercial Agricultural Bio-stimulants on Yield and Quality of Forage Bermudagrass in Central MississippiIn:  Proceedings of the 66 th  Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  San Juan, Puerto Rico.  June 6-9, 2012. p. 22.  Volunteered. 37) White, J.A. and R. Lemus.  2012.  Evaluation of 12 Conventional Alfalfa Varieties for Use in Mississippi.  In:  Proceedings of the 66 th  Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  San Juan, Puerto Rico.  June 6-9, 2012. p. 36.  Volunteered. 38) Lemus, R., J.I. Morrison and S. Wright.  2012.  Effect of RyzUp Smartgrass 40SG on Annual Ryegrass Production.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Birmingham, AL, Feb. 5-7, 2012.  Volunteered. 39) Lemus, R., J.I. Morrison, J. Varco and D. Lang.  2012.  Effect of Fertilizer Enhancers in Forage Bermudagrass Production.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Birmingham, AL, Feb. 5-7, 2012.  Volunteered. 40) Lemus, R., J.A. White and J.I. Morrison.  2012.  Utilization of Annual Warm-season Grasses as Biofuel Source and Feedstock Bi-product.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Birmingham, AL, Feb. 5-7, 2012.  Volunteered. 41) Lemus, R., J.I. Morrison, J.A. White and B.  Booker.  2012.  Impact of Inter-seeded Legume and Nitrogen Rate on Yield and Forage Quality of Annual Ryegrass.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Louisville, KY.  January 8-12. 42) Lemus, R., K.K. Crouse, J. Varco, J.I. Morrison and B. Booker.  2012.  Fertilizer Effect on Nutrient Use Efficiency and Mineral Composition in Annual Ryegrass.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Louisville, KY.  January 8- 12. 43) Morrison, J.I., R. Lemus, K.K. Crouse, J. Varco, and D. Lang.  2012.  Nutrient Management Strategies in Bermudagrass Production.  In:  Proceedings of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Meeting [On-line].  Louisville, KY.  January 8-12. 44) Lemus, R.  2011.  Overseeding Bermudagrass for Pasture and Hay Production.  In:  Proceedings of the 28 th  Annual Meeting of the Tennessee Forage and Grassland Council, Nashville, TN.  November 4, 2011.  Invited. 45) Baldwin, B., R. Lemus and D. Lang.  2011.  Grassy Feedstocks for Biomass Energy.  Biofuels Conference.  Mississippi State University, October 5-7, 2011.  Volunteered. 46) Lang, D., J. Duckworth, B. Shankle, N.R. Buell, B. Robinson, and R. Lemus.  Establishment of switchgrass on reclaimed coal mine soilIn:  Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI. San Antonio, TX.  October 16-19, 2011.  Volunteered. 47) Chesser, Jr. G.D., J.D. Davis, J.L. Pursell, D.E. Rowe, and R. Lemus.  2011.  Using Electrical Resistance  Probes for Moisture Determination in Switchgrass Windrows.  Paper No. 1111253.  Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.  Louisville, KY.  August 7-10, 2011.  Volunteered. 48) Lemus, R., J.I. Morrison, K. Crouse, and B. Booker.  2011.  Fertilizer use efficiency in annual ryegrass.  In:  Proceedings of the 64 th  Southern Pasture and Crop Improvement Conference [CD-Rom].  Aiken, S.C.  May 14-16, 2011. Invited. 49) Lemus, R., J. Morrison, and B. Rushing.  Evaluation of sorghum varieties as a bioenergy crop and forage quality. In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Corpus Christi, Texas, Feb. 6-8, 2011.  Volunteered. 50) Lemus, R., D. Rivera, and B. Johnson.  Evaluation of ryegrass management on growth and performance of growing beef heifers. In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Corpus Christi, Texas, Feb. 6-8, 2011.  Volunteered. 51) Lemus, R., M. Mowdy, and A. Davis.  Smutgrass control using the weed wiper approach.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Corpus Christi, Texas, Feb. 6-8, 2011.  Volunteered. 52) Long, W.B., G.C. Munshaw, B.R. Steward, J.H. Massey, and R.W. Lemus.  The Effect of Exogenous Fructose on Creepinig Bentgrass Heat ToleranceIn:  Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  American Society for Horticultural Science.  Palm Desert, CA, August 2-5, 2010. Volunteered. 53) Lemus, R.  Stockpiling Elite Tall Fescue Cultivars.  In:  Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD- Rom].  Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Orlando, FL, February 6-9, 2010.  Volunteered. 54) Oldham, J.L. and R. Lemus.  Addressing Plant Nutrient Price Volatility in Mississippi Extension Programming.  In:  Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Pittsburg, PA, November 1-5, 2009.  Invited. 55) Lemus, R.  Stockpiling Capabilities of Elite Tall Fescue Cultivars. In: Annual Meeting Abstracts [CD-Rom].  63 rd  Southern Pasture and Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Lexington, KY, May 10-12, 2009.  Volunteered. 56) Lemus, R., and J. Weirich.  Assessment of Forage Production in Mississippi. In: Annual Meeting Abstracts [CD-ROM].  63 rd  Southern Pasture and Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Lexington, KY, May 10-12, 2009.  Volunteered. 57) Foster, A.J., W.L. Kingery, R. Lemus, and M.S. Cox.  Fertilization Effects on P Removal and Soil Aggregate Stability of Elite Tall Fescue Cultivars under Stockpiling. In: Annual Meeting Abstracts [CD-ROM].  Southern Pasture and Forage Crop Improvement Conference.  Lexington, KY, May 10-12, 2009.  Volunteered. 58) Lemus, R., L. Oldham, K. Crouse.  2008.  Soil Nutrient Recommendations for Switchgrass Production in Mississippi.  In: Annual Meeting Abstracts [CD-Rom].  Southern Plant Nutrient Management Conference State Report.  Olive Branch, Mississippi, November 4-5, 2008.  Invited. 59) Parish, D.J. and R. Lemus.  2008.  Nutrient Cycling in Switchgrass Grown for Biomass In: Annual Meeting Abstracts [CD-Rom]. Symposium – Nutrient Cycling in the Production of Bioenergy Crops.  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Houston, TX.  October 5-9, 2008. Invited. 60) Lemus, R. Role of the Extension Service in Addressing Needs of Hispanic Farmers. 2008.  In: Proceedings 62 nd  Southern Pasture & Forage Crop Improvement Conference, Extension Work Group.  Knoxville, TN, May 12-14, 2008. [CD-Rom].  Invited. 61) Lemus, R., L.C. Garcia, and D. Colbert.  Soil Organic Carbon and Nitrogen Pools Changes under Long-   term Bioenergy Crops.  In: Proceedings of the AFGC/SRM Conference.  Building Bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands.  Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 26-31, 2008.  [CD-Rom].  Volunteered. 62) Lemus, R. and R. Lal.  Carbon Sequestration under Long-term Switchgrass Plots on Five Soils in the Upper Southeastern USA.  In: Proceedings of the AFGC/SRM Conference.  Building Bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands [CD-Rom].  Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 26-31, 2008.  Volunteered. 63) Parish, J.R., R.H. Watson, B. Macoon, J.G. Foster, R. Lemus, and A.S. Hubbard.  Productivity and persistence in Mississippi of chicory (Cichorium intybus L.) cultivars bred for high and low sesquiterpene  lactones.  In: Proceedings of the AFGC/SRM Conference.  Building Bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands [CD-Rom]. Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 26-31, 2008.  Volunteered. 64) Parish, J.R., J.A. Parish, R.H. Watson, T.F. Best, R. Lemus, and Allen S. Hubbard.  Forage chicory (Cichorum intybus) as an alternative grazing crop for stocker cattle operations.  In: Proceedings of the AFGC/SRM Conference.  Building Bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands.  Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 26-31, 2008.  [CD-Rom].  Volunteered. 65) Parish, J.R., J.A. Parish, A.S. Hubbard, R.H. Watson, R. Lemus, and J.H. Bouton.  Evaluation of conventional and Roundup Ready® grazing tolerant alfalfa cultivars in the Deep South USA. Proceedings of the AFGC/SRM Conference.  Building Bridges: Grasslands to Rangelands.  Louisville, Kentucky, Jan. 26-31, 2008.  [CD-Rom].  Volunteered. 66) Lemus, R.  Application date and efficiency of fertilizer sources in tall fescue stockpiling.  In: Proceedings of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy [CD-Rom].  Dallas, Texas, Feb. 5-7, 2008.  Volunteered. 67) Lemus, R., L.C. Garcia, and D. Colbert.  Soil carbon and nitrogen measurements under different crops and land management.  In: Proceeding of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.  Dallas, Texas, Feb. 5-7, 2008.  Volunteered. 68) Carmichael, L.S., K. M. Washer, B. C. Housewright, R.W. Lemus, and C. P. Bagley.  2007. Preconditioned Cattle Sales Though NETBIO. I. Determination of Price Differences between Three Livestock Markets. Sigma Xi Sixth Annual Student/Faculty Research Forum.  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, April 26, 2007.  Volunteered. 69) Carmichael, L.S., K. M. Washer, B. C. Housewright, R.W. Lemus, and C. P. Bagley.  2007.  Preconditioned Cattle Sales Though NETBIO. II. Determination of Market Premiums for Cattle Marketed under the NETBIO Protocol. Sigma Xi Sixth Annual Student/Faculty Research Forum.  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, April 26, 2007.  Volunteered. 70) Chappell, J., J.D. Norris, R.W. Lemus, B.C. Housewright and C.P. Bagley.  Effects of Preconditioning on Stress Indicators and Animal Performance.  Sigma Xi Sixth Annual Student/Faculty Research Forum.  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, April 26, 2007.  Volunteered. 71) Lemus, R and C. Garcia.  2007.  Soil organic carbon and nitrogen pools changes under long-term bioenergy crops.  Sigma Xi Sixth Annual Student/Faculty Research Forum.  Texas A&M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX, April 26, 2007.  Volunteered. 72) Chappell, J., C.P. Bagley, and R. Lemus.  2006.  Effects of preconditioning regimen on Stress related hormone levels and performance in growing cattle.  In: Meeting Abstracts, p. 6.  4 th  Annual TAMU Pathways Student Research Symposium.  November 10-11.  Prairie View A&M, Prairie View, TX.  Volunteered. 73) Taylor, S., D.A. Harp, K.L. McDowell, and R. Lemus.  2005.  Quantifying landscape microclimates and related cold injury.  HortScience 40 (4): 1079Volunteered. 74) Lemus, R., D.J. Parrish, C. Anderson-Cook, and B. G. Pepper.  2004a. Ammonia volatilization from urea applied to soil under switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) management.  June 12-16, Roanoke, VA.  June 12-16, Roanoke, VA.  In: American Forage and Grassland Council. Proceedings 13: 230-234. Volunteered. 75) Lemus, R., D. J. Parrish, and C. Anderson-Cook.  2004b. Seedling switchgrass response to N and P when grown in a soilless substrate. June 12-16, Roanoke, VA.  In: American Forage and Grassland Council. Proceedings 13: 513-517.  Volunteered. 76) Lemus, R., D. Parrish, C. Anderson-Cook, B. Pepper, M. Alley, O. Abaye, and A. Niemiera.  2003.  Efficient fertilization strategies for switchgrass production.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI. Volunteered. 77) Lemus, R., D. Parrish, D. Wolf, and C. Anderson-Cook.  2003. Effects of cutting frequency, cultivar, and ecotype on switchgrass production.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom]. ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 78) Parrish, D., R. Lemus, M. Alley, C. Anderson-Cook, and A. Niemiera.  2003.  N and P use in greenhouse-grown switchgrass.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 79) Abaye, O., V. Mulkey, J. Guay, R. Lemus, and T. Shanklin.  2003.  Evaluation of matua prairie grass and matua prairie grass alfalfa mixtures for animal performance.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 80) Abaye, O. A., R. Lemus, G. Evanylo, C. Zipper, and S. Hutton.  2002.  Forage species’ persistence on a reclaimed mine soil treated with biosolids.  In Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 81) Parrish, D.  J., D. D. Wolf, and R. Lemus.  2002.  Managing switchgrass as a biofuels crop.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.   Volunteered. 82) Lemus, R., D. Parrish, and D. Wolf.  2002. Estimating N dynamics under field conditions to improve switchgrass production in Virginia.  In: Proceedings of the Third Eastern native Grass Symposium [CD-Rom].  Chapel Hill, NC:  October 1-3, 2002. Volunteered. 83) Lemus, R., D. Parrish, D. Wolf, M. Alley, C. Anderson-Cook, and O. Abaye.  2002. Estimating nitrogen use efficiency under field conditions to improve switchgrass production in Virginia.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 84) Lemus, R., A. O. Abaye, G. K. Evanylo, C. E. Zipper, and S. J. Hutton.  2002. Long-term success of forage species planted for reclamation at Powell River project.  In: Proceedings of the Third Eastern native Grass Symposium [CD-Rom].  Chapel Hill, NC:  October 1-3, 2002. Volunteered. 85) Lemus, R., O. Abaye, C. Zipper, and G. Evanylo.  2001.  Establishment and potential productivity of forages in partially reclaimed soils.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 86) Parrish, D.J., D.D. Wolf, and R. Lemus.  2001.  Ten years of study of switchgrass as a biofuel crop.  Agron.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts [CD-Rom].  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 87) Lemus, R., N.E. Molstad, E. C. Brummer, L. Burras, and K. J. Moore.  1999.  Switchgrass management for yield potential and biomass quality in the Chariton Valley, Iowa.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts.  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 88) Molstad, N.E., R.  Lemus, L. Burras, E. C. Brummer, and K. J. Moore.  1999.  Switchgrass production for biofuel in Southern Iowa:  Soil morphology and selected soil properties related to yield.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts.  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered. 89) Lemus, R., N.E. Molstad, E.C. Brummer, L. Burras, and K.J. Moore.  1998.   Switchgrass management and productivity in the Chariton River Valley, Iowa.  In: Annual Meetings Abstracts.  ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI.  Volunteered.