This collection houses journal articles and publications focused on native plants of the Northern Great Plains.

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Submissions from 2019

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Soil Quality and Region Influence Performance and Ranking of Switchgrass Genotypes, M. D. Casler, S. Sosa, A. R. Boe, and S. A. Bonos

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Soil and Land- Use Change Sustainability in the Northern Great Plains of the USA, Deepak Raj Joshi, David E. Clay, Alexander Smart, Sharon A. Clay, Tulsi P. Kharel, and Umakanta Mishra

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Restoration for Multiple Use, Mark W. Paschke, Lora Perkins, and Karl E. Veblen

Submissions from 2018

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Above- and Belowground Prairie Cordgrass Response to Applied Nitrogen on Marginal Land, Karla A. Hernandez, Vance Owens, Arvid Boe, Jose L. Gonzalez-Hernandez, Dokyoung Lee, and Ezra Aberle

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A Field Test of Commercial Soil Microbial Treatments on Native Grassland Restoration, Lora B. Perkins and Joe R. Bennett

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Conceptualizing ecological restoration: a concise and Adaptable Framework for Researchers and Practitioners, Lora Perkins and A. Joshua Leffler

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Transcriptome Analysis of the Heritable Salt Tolerance of Prairie Cordgrass (Spartina pectinata Link), Michael Robben, Ethan Thibault, Michaellong Tran, Yajun Wu, Arvid Boe, and Jose L. Gonzalez-Hernandez

Submissions from 2017

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Genetics and Partitioning for Biomass of Prairie Cordgrass Compared to Switchgrass on Marginal Cropland, Arvid Boe, P. J. Johnson, Vance Owens, Jia Guo, and Jose L. Gonzalez-hernandez

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Biomass Yield of Switchgrass Cultivars under High- versus Low-Input Conditions, Michael D. Casler, Sergio Sosa, Lindsey Hoffman, Hilary Mayton, Calvin Ernst, Paul R. Adler, Arvid R. Boe, and Stacy A. Bonos

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Weed Establishment and Persistence after Water Pipeline Installation and Reclamation in the Mixed Grass Prairie of Western North Dakota, Erin K. Espeland and Lora B. Perkins

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Growth and Development of Two Perennial Grasses in Ambient Light Conditions during their Natural Dormant Period, Jia Guo, Arvid Boe, Do-Soon Kim, and D. K. Lee

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Biomass Yield and Feedstock Quality of Prairie Cordgrass in Response to Seeding Rate, Row Spacing, and Nitrogen Fertilization, Jia Guo, Santanu Thapa, Thomas Voigt, Vance Owens, Arvid Boe, and D. K. Lee

Publications from 2016

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Seed Source May Determine Field-Specific Germination and Emergence: The Source by Planting Environment Interaction, Erin K. Espeland, Lora B. Perkins, Matthew E. Horning, and Richard C. Johnson

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Can Commercial Soil Microbial Treatments Remediate Plant–soil Feedbacks to Improve Restoration Seedling Performance?, Lora B. Perkins and Gary Hatfield

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Invasive Grasses Consistently Create Similar Plant-soil Feedback Types in Soils Collected from Geographically Distant Locations, Lora B. Perkins, Gary Hatfield, and Erin K. Espeland

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The Effects of Patch-Burn Grazing on Vegetation Structural Heterogeneity in the Northern Tallgrass Prairie of South Dakota, Alexander J. Smart, Lora B. Perkins, Pete J. Bauman, Tara N. Schramm, Matthew J. Nelson, Pete J. Bauman, Sharon A. Clay, and David E. Clay

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Strategic Use of Native Species on Environmental Gradients Increases Diversity and Biomass Relative to Switchgrass Monocultures, Cody J. Zilverberg, Kwan Teoh, Arvid Boe, W. Carter Johnson, and Vance Owens

Submissions from 2015

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Phenotypic and Biomass Yield Variations in Natural Populations of Prairie Cordgrass (Spartina pectinata Link) in the USA, Jia Guo, Santanu Thapa, Thomas Voigt, A. Lane Rayburn, Arvid Boe, and D. K. Lee

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Surface Temperatures and Durations Associated with Spring Prescribed Fires in Eastern South Dakota Tallgrass Prairies, Michelle K. Ohrtman, Sharon A. Clay, and Alexander J. Smart

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Belowground Bud Bank of Bromus Inermis in Response to Mowing Frequency Over Two Growing Seasons, Denise Olson, Lan Xu, Arvid Boe, and N. H. Troelstrup Jr.

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Conversion of Smooth Brome (Bromus inermis) to Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) on Untilled Prairie in Northwest Iowa, Michael L. Sundall, Lora Perkins, and Troy Grovenburg

Publications from 2014

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Evaluation of Five Herbicide Treatments to Control Yellow Toadflax (Linaria vulgaris), Randy D. Johnson, Troy W. Grovenburg, Lora B. Perkins, Jonathan A. Jenks, Will M. Inselman, and Christopher C. Swanson

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A New Perspective on Trait Differences Between Native and Invasive Exotic Plants, A. Joshua Leffler, Jeremy J. James, Thomas A. Monaco, and Roger L. Sheley

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Invasion is Contingent on Species Assemblage and Invasive Species Identity inExperimental Rehabilitation Plots, A. Joshua Leffler, Eamonn D. Leonard, Jeremy J. James, and Thomas A. Monaco

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Detecting the Influence of Best Management Practices on Vegetation Near Ephemeral Streams With Landsat Data, Matthew Rigge, Alexander Smart, Bruce Wylie, and Kendall de Van Kamp

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Bromus inermis and Elymus canadenis but not Poa pratenis Demonstrate Strong Competitive Effects and All Benefit from Priority, Emily Ulrich and Lora Perkins

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Growing Spartina pectinata in Previously Farmed Prairie Wetlands for Economic and Ecological Benefits, Cody J. Zilverberg, W. Carter Johnson, Arvid Boe, Vance Owens, David W. Archer, Malia Volke, Brett Werner, and Craig Novotny

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Biomass Yield From Planted Mixtures and Monocultures of Native Prairie Vegetation Across a Heterogeneous Farm Landscape, Cody J. Zilverberg, W. Carter Johnson, Vance Owens, Arvid Boe, Tom Schumacher, Kurtis Reitsma, Chang Oh Hong, Craig Novotny, Malia Volke, and Brett Warner

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Profitable Prairie Restoration: The EcoSun Prairie Farm Experiment, Cody Zilverberg, W. Carter Johnson, David Archer, Scott Kronberg, Thomas Schumacher, Arvid A. Boe, and Craig Novotny

Submissions from 2013

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Seed Set in Prairie Cordgrass, Arvid Boe, Vance Owens, Jose Gonzalez-Hernandez, and D. K. Lee

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Temperature and Functional Traits Influence Differences in Nitrogen Uptake Capacity Between Native and Invasive Grasses, A. Joshua Leffler, Jeremy J. James, and Thomas A. Monaco

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Native and Non-native Grasses Generate Common Types of Plant–Soil Feedbacks by Altering Soil Nutrients and Microbial Communities, Lora B. Perkins and Robert S. Nowak

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Optimal Placement of Off-Stream Water Sources for Ephemeral Stream Recovery, Matthew Rigge, Alexander Smart, and Bruce Wylie

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Linking Phenology and Biomass Productivity in South Dakota Mixed-Grass Prairie, Matthew Rigge, Alexander Smart, Bruce Wylie, Tagir Gilmanov, and Patricia Johnson

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Spring Clipping, Fire, and Simulated Increased Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition Effects on Tallgrass Prairie Vegetation, Alexander J. Smart, Tabitha K. Scott, Sharon A. Clay, David E. Clay, Michelle K. Ohrtman, and Eric M. Mousel

Submissions from 2012

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Neopolyploidy in Spartina pectinata Link: 1. Morphological Analysis of Tetraploid and Hexaploid Plants in a Mixed Natural Population, Sumin Kim, A. L. Rayburn, Arvid Boe, and D. K. Lee

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Adaptive Management in EBIPM: A Key to Success in Invasive Plant Management, A. Joshua Leffler and Roger L. Sheley

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Fire as a Tool for Controlling Tamarix spp. Seedlings, Michelle K. Ohrtman, Sharon A. Clay, David E. Clay, and Alexander J. Smart

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Soil Conditioning and Plant–soil Feedbacks Affect Competitive Relationships Between Native and Invasive Grasses, Lora Perkins and Robert S. Nowak

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Summer and Winter Defoliation Impacts on Mixed-Grass Rangeland, Alexander Smart, Roger N. Gates, Patricia S. Johnson, and Rebecca Schafer

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Climatic and Genetic Controls of Yields of Switchgrass, a Model Bioenergy Species, Mirela G. Tulbure, Michael C. Wimberly, Arvid Boe, and Vance N. Owens

Submissions from 2011

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A Simple System for Promoting Flowering of Upland Switchgrass in the Greenhouse, Joseph C. Castro, Arvid Boe, and D. K. Lee

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Nitrogen Acquisition by Annual and Perennial Grass Seedlings: Testing the Roles of Performance and Plasticity to Explain Plant Invasion, A. J. Leffler, T. A. Monaco, and J. J. James

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Preventing Saltcedar (Tamarix spp.) Seedling Establishment in the Northern Prairie Pothole Region, Michelle K. Ohrtman, Sharon A. Clay, David E. Clay, Eric M. Mousel, and Alexander J. Smart

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Plant-induced Changes in Soil Nutrient Dynamics by Native and Invasive Grass Species, Lora Perkins, Dale W. Johnson, and Robert S. Nowak

Submissions from 2010

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Investigation of the Transcriptome of Prairie Cord Grass, a New Cellulosic Biomass Crop, Kristene Gedye, Jose Gonzalez-Hernandez, Yuguang Ban, Xijin Ge, Jyothi Thimmapuram, Fengjie Sun, Chris Wright, Shahjahan Ali, Arvid Boe, and Vance Owens

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Symptoms, Distribution and Abundance of the Stem-Boring Caterpillar, Blastobasis repartella (Dietz), in Switchgrass, Jarrad R. Prasifka, Jeffrey D. Bradshaw, Arvid A. Boe, DoKyoung Lee, David Adamski, and Michael E. Gray

Submissions from 2009

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Morphology and Biomass Production of Prairie Cordgrasson Marginal Lands, A. Boe, V Owens, J. Gonzalez-Hernandez, J. Stein, D. K. Lee, and B. C. Koo

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Morphology and Genetics of Biomass in Little Bluestem, Arvid Boe and Robin Bortnem

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Biomass and Seed Yields of Big Bluestem, Switchgrass, and Intermediate Wheatgrass in Response to Manure and Harvest Timing at Two Topographic Positions, DoKyoung Lee, Vance N. Owens, Arvid Boe, and Bon-Cheol Koo

Submissions from 2007

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Genetic Variation for Biomass Production in Prairie Cordgrass and Switchgrass, Arvid A. Boe and D. K. Lee