Montana State University

Weed and Invasive Plant Ecology and Management Group

Weed & Invasive Plant
Ecology & Management Group


Montana State University
P.O. Box 173120
Bozeman, MT 59717-3120

Location:
7th floor Leon Johnson Hall

 

 

Agricultural Publications

2014

Malone K, Harmon A, Dyer W, Maxwell B, Perillo C (2014) Development and evaluation of an introductory course in sustainable food & bioenergy systems. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, pp. 113. Published online February 8, 2014.

Keith BK, Lehnhoff EA, Burns EE, Menalled FD, Dyer WE (2014) Characterization of Avena fatua L. populations with resistance to five herbicide modes of action. (In preparation).

Jordan, N, Grossman J, Lawrence P, Harmon A, Dyer W, Maxwell B, Cadieux K, Galt R, Rojas A, Byker C, Ahmed S, Bass T, Kebreab E, Singh V, Michaels T, Tzenis C (2014) New curricula for undergraduate food-systems education: A sustainable agriculture education perspective. NACTA J. (in press).


2013

Lehnhoff EA, Keith B, Dyer W, Menalled FD (2013) Does multiple herbicide resistance modify crop-weed competitive interactions? Impact of biotic and abiotic stresses on multiple herbicide resistant wild oat (Avena fatua) in competition with wheat (Triticum aestivum). PLoS one 8.5:e64478.

Harris L, Martinez S, Kyser B, Dyer W, Johnson R (2013) Functional analysis of TaABF1 during abscisic acid and gibberellin signaling in aleurone cells of cereal grains. Seed Science Research 23:89-98.

Orloff LN, Miller ZJ, Menalled FD, Burrows ME, Mangold JM (2013) Joint effects of biotic and abiotic stressors on winter wheat suppression of Bromus tectorum. Weed Research 53, 192200. (DOI: 10.1111/wre.12016)

Lehnhoff EA, Keith BK, Dyer WE, Peterson RD, and Menalled FD (2013) Multiple herbicide resistance in wild oat (Avena fatua) and its impacts on physiology, germinability, and seed production. Agronomy Journal.

Davis PB, Maxwell BD, and Menalled FD (2013) Impact of growing conditions on the competitive ability of Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz (Camelina), a proposed biofuel crop. Can. J. Plant Science, 93, 1-5.

Bowen-O’Connor CA, VanLeeuwen DM, Bettmann G, Sterling TM, and St. Hilaire R (2013) Variation in violaxanthin and lutein cycle components in two provenances of Acer grandidentatum L. exposed to short-term contrasting light. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 35, 541–548.


2012

Kalinina EB, Lee L, Kern AJ, Keith BK, Dyer WE (2012) Salt and osmotic stress-induced choline monooxygenase expression in Kochia scoparia is ABA-independent. Biologia Plantarum 56:699-704.

Harker KN, O'Donovan JT, Blackshaw RE, Beckie HJ, Mallory-Smith C, and Maxwell BD (2012) Our View. Weed Science, 60, 143-144.

Vallotton AD, Murray LW, Delaney KJ, and Sterling TM (2012) Water deficit induces swainsonine of some locoweed taxa, but with no swainsonine-growth trade-off. Acta Oecologica. 43, 140-149.

Ratnayaka HH, Molin WT, and Sterling TM (2012) Comparison of physiological and antioxidant responses of Anoda cristata and cotton under progressive drought. Weed Research, 52, 358-366.

Alkhatib R, Maruthavanan J, Ghoshroy S, Steiner R, and Sterling TM (2012) Physiological and ultrastructural effects of lead on tobacco. Biologia Plantarum, 56, 711-714.


2011

Keith BK., Kalinina EB, Dyer WE (2011) Differentially expressed genes in dicamba-resistant and susceptible biotypes of Kochia scoparia. Weed Biology and Management 11:224-234.

Egan FL, Maxwell BD, Mortensen DA, Ryan MR, and Smith RG (2011) 2,4-D resistant crops and the potential for evolution of 2,4-D resistant weeds. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 108, E37.

Mortensen DA, Egan JF, Maxwell BD, Ryan MR, and Smith RG (2011) Navigating a critical juncture for sustainable weed management. BioScience, 61, 75-84.

Sciegienka, JK, Keren EN, and Menalled FD (2011) Impact of root fragment dimension, weight, burial depth, and water regime on Cirsium arvense emergence and growth. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 91: 1027-1036.

Menalled, FD (2011) Weed management in shelterbelts. Montguide Technical Bulletin

Smith R, Ryan MR, Menalled FD (2011) Direct and indirect impacts of weed management practices on soil quality. Soil Management: Building a Stable Base for Agriculture. pp 275-286.

Hatfield JL, Sauer TJ, eds. (2011) Soil Management: Building a Stable Base for Agriculture. American Society of Agronomy Series, 275-286.

Davis PB, Menalled FD, Peterson RK, and Maxwell BD (2011) Refinement of weed risk assessment for biofuels using Camelina sativa as a model species. J. Applied Ecol. 48:989-997

Weise JL, Keren E, Menalled FD (2011) Native wildflower species seedling tolerances to post-emergence herbicides. Native Plants Journal 12:31-36.

Sciegienka J, Keren E, and Menalled FD (2011) Interaction of two biological control agents and a herbicide for Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) suppression. Invasive Plant Science and Management 4:151-158.

Moyo E, Dyer AT, Hogg AC, Rew LJ and Jacobsen BJ (2011) Distribution and severity of Fusarium crown rot and common root rot of wheat in Montana using real-time qPCR and conventional isolation. Plant Disease.

Conference Abstracts

Lawrence P, Barroso JB, Maxwell BD, Rew LJ (2011) Empowering Farmers by Understanding Uncertainty. Food and Agriculture Under the Big Sky Conference, June 9-12, Missoula, MT.


2010

Higbie SM, Wang F, Stewart J, Sterling TM, Lindemann WC, Hughs E, and Zhang J (2010) Physiological Response to Salt (NaCl) Stress in Selected Cultivated Tetraploid Cottons. Intl. J. Agronomy, 2010, 1-12.

Sterling TM, Namuth D (2010) Cellular absorption of herbicides. J. Natl. Resources & Life Sci. Educ. 39, 23.

Menalled FD (2010) Ecological considerations in the design of integrated weed management programs (In Spanish). Agroecologia 5: 73-78.

Gan, Y, Kutcher HR, Menalled FD, Lafond G, Brandt SA (2010) Intensifying production of using broadleaf crops in cereal-based cropping systems in the Northern Great Plains. Current Advancements in Soil Science and Agronomy Research in the Northern Great Plains. D. Malhi, ed., pp 277-299. Research Signpost, Kerala, India.


Extension documents

Menalled FD (2011) Weed Management in Shelterbelts. MT201104AG.

Menalled FD (2010) Integrated Weed Management in Lentils. MT201009AG.

Burrows M, Weaver D, and Menalled FD (2010) 2011 Common Montana Wheat Pests calendar. Montana Wheat and Barley Committee and Montana State University Extension

McVay K, Burrows M, Menalled FM, Wanner K (2010) Montana wheat production guide. Montana State University Extension Service.

Burrows, M, Weaver D, Menalled FM (2009) 2010 Common Montana Wheat Pests calendar. Montana Wheat and Barley Committee and Montana State University Extension.

Menalled FM, Jones C, Buschena D, Miller P (2009) From Conventional to Organic Cropping: What to Expect During the Transition Years. MT200901AG.

McVay K, Burrows M, Jones C, Wanner K, Menalled FD (2009) Montana Barley Production Guide. Montana State University Extension Service.

Menalled FD, Bass T, Buschena D, Cash D, Malone M, Maxwell B, McVay K, Miller P, Soto R, Weaver D (2008) An Introduction to the Principles and Practices of Sustainable Farming. MT200813AG.

Menalled FD, Mangold J, Davis E (2008) Cheatgrass: Identification, Biology and Integrated Management. MT200811AG.

Menalled, FD (2008) Weed Seedbank Dynamics and Integrated Management of Agricultural Weeds. MT200808AG.

Ashigh J, Sterling TM (2010) Herbicide Resistance: Development and Management. New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service Guide A-616


2009

Davis, AS, Hall JC, Jasieniuk M, Locke MA, Luschei EC, Mortensen DA, Riechers DE, Smith RG, Sterling TM, Westwood JH (2009) Weed Science Research and Funding: A Call to Action. Weed Science 57:442-448.

Pollnac FW, Maxwell BD, and Menalled FD (2009) Weed community characteristics and crop performance:  a neighbourhood approach.  Weed Research, 49,242-250.  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3180.2009.00688.x/pdf

Pollnac FW, Maxwell BD, and Menalled FD (2009) Using Species-Area Curves to Examine Weed Communities in Organic and Conventional Spring Wheat Systems. Weed Science, 57, 241-247.

Harbuck KSB., Menalled FD, and Pollnac FW (2009) Impact of cropping systems on the weed seed banks in the northern Great Plains, USA. Weed Biology and Management, 9,160-168.


Unreferred and Conference Abstracts

1. Graves M, Mangold J, Goosey H, Hatfield P, Menalled FM (2011) Impact of sheep grazing on demographic parameters of cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and wild oat (Avena fatua). Livestock and Nutrition Conference. April 13, 2011. Bozeman, Montana. 1st prize student competition.

2. Orloff N, Mangold J, Menalled FM, Miller Z (2011) Size matters in competitive interactions between cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and bluebunch wheatgrass (Pseudoroegneria spicata). Land Resources and Environmental Sciences Graduate Research Colloquium. March 25, 2011. Bozeman, Montana.

3. Medely M, Mangold J, Goosey H, Hatfield P, Menalled FM (2011) Impact of sheep grazing on demographic parameters of cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and wild aat (Avena fatua). Land Resources and Environmental Sciences Graduate Research Colloquium. March 25, 2011. Bozeman, Montana.

4. Orloff N, Mangold J, Menalled FM, Miller Z (2011) The role of relative size and nitrogen (N) availability in competitive interactions between cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and bluebunch wheatgrass (Pseudoroegneria spicata). Western Weed Science Society 64th Annual Meeting. March 7-10. Spokane, Washington.

5. Menalled F, Miller Z (2011) The role of soil microbial communities in mediating weed-crop interactions. Western Weed Science Society 64th Annual Meeting. March 7-10. Spokane, Washington.

6. Miller Z, Menalled FM, Borrows M (2011) Downy brome (Bromus tectorum) increases winter wheat (Triticum aestivum) over-winter mortality due to snow mold. Western Weed Science Society 64Th Annual Meeting. March 7-10. Spokane, Washington.

7. Orloff N, Mangold J, Menalled FM, Miller Z (2011) The role of relative size and nitrogen (N) availability in competitive interactions between cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and bluebunch wheatgrass (Pseudoroegneria spicata). Society for Range Management 64th Annual Meeting. February 6-10. Billings, MT. 2nd prize student competition.

8. Davis P, Menalled F, Maxwell B, Peterson R (2011) A quantitative protocol to assess the invasive potential of a plant species into a rangeland ecosystem using Camelina sativa (Gold of Pleasure, Large-seeded False Flax) as a model. Society for Range Management 64th Annual Meeting. February 6-10. Billings, MT.

9. Graves M, Mangold J, Goosey H, Hatfield P, Menalled FM (2011) Impact of sheep grazing on demographic parameters of cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) and wild oat (Avena fatua) in three common Montana agricultural systems. Society for Range Management 64Th Annual Meeting. February 6-10. Billings, MT.

10. Jenks B, Willoughby G, Lukach J, Menalled FM, Davis E (2010) Comparison of desiccant timing and harvest method in canola. ASA, CSSA, and SSSA 2010 International Annual Meeting. Long Beach, CA. Oct 31 – Nov. 3, 2010.

11. Davis. P, Menalled FM, Maxwell B, Peterson R (2010) Development of a quantitative noxious weed risk assessment protocol using Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz as a model species. Getting ready for tomorrow: Integrating foresight and emerging trends into timely science advice for plant risk assessments symposium. Canadian Food and Inspection Agency CAFIA. Feb 8 and 9, 2010. Ottawa, ON, Canada

12. Keren I, Menalled FM, Weaver D, Dyer A, Robinson-Cox J (2010) A total system approach to modeling and pest management in wheat cropping systems. 2010 Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting. Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Aug 1-6, 2010.

13. Miller Z, Menalled FM, Burrows M, Orloff N (2010) Direct and interactive effects of plant stressors on winter wheat yields and crop-weed competition. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting. Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Aug 1-6, 2010.

14. Hanson M, Hatfield P, Goosey H, Menalled FM (2010) Impact of strategic sheep grazing on weed communities. 2010 Weed Science Society of America and Society for Range Management Joint Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado. Feb 7-11, 2010.

15. Menalled FM, Miller Z, Burrows M, Orloff N (2010) Direct and interactive effects of plant stressors on winter wheat yields and crop-weed competition. 2010 Weed Science Society of America and Society for Range Management Joint Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado. Feb 7-11, 2010.

16. Keren I, Menalled FM, Weaver D, Dyer A (2010) Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) management in spring wheat cropping systems is complicated by the presence of wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus) and Fusarium crown rot. 2010 Weed Science Society of America and Society for Range management Joint Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado. Feb 7-11, 2010.

17. Orloff, N, Miller Z, Menalled FM, Mangold J (2010) Nitrogen availability and distance from row modifies competitive interactions between downy brome (Bromus tectorum) and winter wheat. 2010 Weed Science Society of America and Society for Range management Joint Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado. Feb 7-11, 2010.

18. Menalled F, Smith R. 2010. Competitiveness of herbicide resistant and susceptible kochia (Kochia scoparia) under contrasting management practices. Pan-American Weed Resistance Conference. Miami, Florida. January 19-21, 2010.

19. Alvarez JM, Menalled FM (2010) A new host and overwintering site for the mealybug Trionymus haancheni McKenzie (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae) in Idaho. 94th annual PB-ESA meeting. Boise, ID, April 11-14, 2010.

20. Keren I, Menalled FM, Weaver D, Dyer A, Robison-Cox, J (2009) A proposed analysis for the total system approach to pest management in agriculture. Annual Meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Statistical Association. Butte, MT. September 15, 2009

21. Sciegienka J, Menalled FM (2009) How do control tactics interact in an Integrated Weed Management program? A case study using Canada thistle, two biological control agents, and a herbicide. 94th Ecological Society of America Meeting. Albuquerque, New Mexico. August 2-7, 2009

22. Davis P, Menalled FM, Maxwell B (2009) Development of a quantitative noxious weed risk assessment protocol using Camelina sativa as a model species. 94th Ecological Society of America Meeting. Albuquerque, New Mexico . August 2-7, 2009

23. Keren I, Menalled FM, Weaver D, Dyer A, Robison-Cox, J (2009) Joint management of wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus), Fusarium crown rot, and cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum): assessing the ecological basis of a total systems approach to pest management strategies. 94th Ecological Society of America Meeting. Albuquerque, New Mexico. August 2-7, 2009

24. Wiese J, Menalled FM, Jacobs J, Winslow S (2009) Weed management in native forbs seed production fields. Developing a Successful Native Plant Program Workshop. Ontario, Oregon. April 1-2, 2009

25. Menalled FM, Pollnac F, Harbuck K, Maxwell B (2008) Weed community responses to small cereal cropping systems in the Northern Great Plains. 62nd Canadian Weed Science Society Meeting, Banff, November 25-27, 28.

26. Wiese J, Menalled FM, Jacobs J, Winslow S, Maxwell B (2008) Weed management in seed production of native forbs used for restorations. Fifth International Weed Science Society Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 23 – 27 June, 2008.

27. Wiese J, Menalled FM (2008) Establishing native wildflowers: seed source and management implications. Invasive species in natural areas Conference. Missoula, MT. February 13th 2007

28. Sciegienka J, Menalled FM (2008) Reproduction and Integrated Management of Canada Thistle (Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop.). Fifth International Weed Science Society Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 23 – 27 June, 2008.

29. Menalled FM, Pollnac F, Harbuck K, Maxwell B (2008) Impact of cropping systems weed aboveground and seedbank communities in the Northern Great Plains.

30. Davis E, Menalled FM (2008) Roundup Ready alfalfa: effect of weed control on stand establishment and productivity. 61st meeting of the Western Society of Weed Science. March 11-14, 2008 Anaheim, California.

Selected Referred Publications Prior to 2008

Pollnac FW, Rew LJ, Maxwell BD, and Menalled FD (2008) Spatial patterns, species richness, and percent cover in weed communities of organic and conventional no-tillage spring wheat systems. Weed Research, 48, 398-407.

Wagner NC, Maxwell BD, Taper ML, and Rew LJ (2007) Developing and empirical yield-prediction model based on wheat and wild oats (Avena fatua) density, nitrogen and herbicide rate and growing-season precipitation. Weed Science, 55, 652-664.

Smith RG, Maxwell BD, Menalled FD, and Rew LJ (2006) Lessons from agriculture may improve the management of invasive plants in wildland systems. Frontiers of Ecology and the Environment, 4, 428-434.

Barroso J, Ruiz D, Fernández-Quintanilla C, Leguizamon ES, Hernaiz P, Ribeiro A, Diaz B, Maxwell BD, and Rew LJ (2004) Comparison of sampling methodolgies for site-specific management of Avena sterilis. Weed Research, 45, 165-174.

Barroso J, Fernández-Quintanilla C, Maxwell BD, and Rew LJ (2004) Simulating the effects of weed spatial pattern and resolution of mapping and spraying on economics of site specific management. Weed Research, 44, 461-468.

Barroso J, Fernández-Quintanilla C, Ruiz D, Hernaiz P, and Rew LJ (2004) Spatial stability of Avena sterilis ssp. ludoviciana populations under annual applications of low rates of imazamethabenz. Weed Research, 44, 178-186

Wallinga J, Kropff MJ, and Rew LJ (2002) Patterns of spread of annual weeds. Basic and Applied Ecology, 3, 31-38.

Rew LJ, Whelan B, and McBratney AB (2001) Does kriging predict weed distributions accurately enough for site-specific weed control? Weed Research, 41, 245-263.

Rew LJ, and Cousens RD (2001) Spatial Distribution of Weeds in Arable Crops: Are Current Sampling and Analytical Methods Appropriate?