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2004-2006

Refereed Journal Articles

Al-Yahyai, R., B. Schaffer, F.S. Davies and R. Muñoz-Carpena. 2006.   Characterization of soil-water retention of a very gravelly loam soil varied with determination method.  Soil Science 17:85-93.

Diaz, A., C.M. Mannion and B. Schaffer. 2006.  Effect of root feeding by Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) larvae on leaf gas exchange and growth of three ornamental tree species. Journal of Economic Entomology 99:811-821.

Schaffer, B., F.S. Davies, and J.H. Crane. 2006.   Responses of subtropical and tropical fruit trees to flooding in calcareous soil.  HortScience 41:549-555.

Al-Yahyai, R., B. Schaffer and F.S. Davies.  2005.  Physiological responses of carambola trees to soil water depletion.  HortScience 40:2145-2150.

Harman-Fetcho, J.A., C.J. Hapeman, L.L. McConnell, T.L. Potter, C.P. Rice, A. Sadeghi, R.D. Smith,  K. Bialek, K. Sefton, B. Schaffer, and R. Curry. 2005. Agricultural pesticides in south Florida Canals and Biscayne Bay.  Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 53:6040-6048.

Al-Yahyai, R., B. Schaffer, F.S. Davies, J.H. Crane. 2005.  Phenological cycles of carambola trees are minimally affected by four levels of soil water depletion.  HortTechnology 15:623-630.

Greaver, T., L.d.S.L. Sternberg, B. Schaffer and T. Moreno. 2005.  An empirical method of measuring CO2 recycling by isotopic enrichment of respired CO2Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 128:67-79.

Ojeda, M.G., B. Schaffer and F.S. Davies. 2004.  Flooding, root temperature, physiology, and growth of two Annona species.  Tree Physiology 24:1019-1025.

Ojeda, M.G., B. Schaffer and F.S. Davies. 2004.  Soil temperature, physiology, and growth of containerized Annona species.  Scientia Horticulturae 102:234-255.

Ojeda, M.G., B. Schaffer and F.S. Davies. 2004.  Root and leaf ferric chelate reductase activity in pond apple and soursop.  Journal of Plant Nutrition 27(8):1-13.

 Proceedings, Technical Reports and Extension Publications

Schaffer, B., J.H. Crane, K.W. Migliaccio, E.A. Evans, Y.C. Li and F.S. Davies. 2006.  Research interests in flooding responses, iron nutrition and irrigation of subtropical and tropical fruit trees.  Proceedings of the T-STAR Tropical Fruit Production and Handling Workshop, T.L. Davenport (ed.), Miami, Florida, pp. 54-60.

Migliaccio, K.W., J.H. Crane, E. Evans, B. Schaffer, Y. Li and R. Muñoz-Carpena. 2006. South Florida tropical fruit plant grower perspectives: water conservation management practices.  University of Florida, Florida Cooperative Extension Service Publ., ABE 368. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/AE397.

Migliaccio, K.W., E. Evans, J.H. Crane, B. Schaffer, Y. Li and R. Muñoz-Carpena. 2006. South Florida ornamental plant grower perspectives: water conservation management practices.  University of Florida, Florida Cooperative Extension Service Publ., ABE 369. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/AE397.

Schaffer, B. 2006.  Effect of oxygen deficit in the soil on the physiology and productivity of avocado.  Proceeding of the Conference on Management of Irrigation and Soil for Avocado Cultivation, Quillota, Chile, Sept. 27-28.

Al-Yahyai, R., F.S. Davies, B. Schaffer and J.H. Crane.  2005. Effect of soil water depletion on growth, yield, and fruit quality of carambola in gravelly loam soil.  Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural  Society 118:237-241.

Diaz, A., C.M. Mannion and B. Schaffer. 2005.  Effect of adult Diaprepes weevil feeding on leaf gas exchange and growth of select ornamental plants.  Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural  Society 118:310-313.

Al-Yahyai, R., F.S. Davies, B. Schaffer and J.H. Crane.  2005. Effect of soil water depletion on growth, yield, and fruit quality of carambola in gravelly loam soil.  Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural  Society 118:237-241.

Diaz, A., C.M. Mannion and B. Schaffer. 2005.  Effect of adult Diaprepes weevil feeding on leaf gas exchange and growth of select ornamental plants.  Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural  Society 118:310-313.

Ojeda, M.G., B. Schaffer and F.S. Davies.  2004.  Iron nutrition, flooding and growth of pond apple (Annona glabra L.). Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 117:210-215.

Crane, J.H. and B. Schaffer.  2004. Increased exposure to cool ambient temperatures increased yield of ‘Mauritius’ lychee (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) in Homestead Florida. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 117:206-208.

Potter, T.L., D. Bosch, H. Joo, B. Schaffer and R. Muñoz-Carpena. 2004. Demonstration and evaluation of South Dade Basin vegetable crop best management practices: Summer cover crops to control herbicide and fertilizer leaching. Contract Number: C-12331. USDA Agreement Number: 58-6602-1-211. USDA Miscellaneous Publication 1343. USDA-ARS Southeast Watershed Research: Tifton, GA. http://carpena.ifas.ufl.edu/Research/SunnHempReport.pdf.

Muñoz-Carpena, R, A. Ritter, D. Bosch, B. Schaffer, and T. Potter. 2004. Modeling agrichemical leaching reduction by a cover crop in the agricultural area bordering to the Everglades National Park. American Society of Agricultural Engineers,Paper No. 042059. St. Joseph, Mich., Amer. Soc. Ag. Eng.