280 Symposium--the Rhizosphere

Oral Session
SSSA Division: Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition

Approved for 2.0 NM CEUs


SSSA Division: Soil Biology and Biochemistry

Tuesday, November 8, 2016: 1:30 PM-3:40 PM
Phoenix Convention Center North, Room 129 AB

Carl R. Crozier and Thomas F. Ducey
William L Pan
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks - Rhizosphere, the Cauldron of Life
1:35 PM
Rhizosphere Functional Phenomics: Using High-Throughput Phenotyping to Understand Root-Soil Interactions.
Larry M. York, University of Missouri; Felix B. Fritschi, University of Missouri; Malcolm J. Bennett, University of Nottingham; John Foulkes, University of Nottingham
2:05 PM
Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems - a Rhizosphere Biogeochemistry Perspective.
Philippe Hinsinger, INRA; Celine Pradier, CIRAD; Frederic Gerard, INRA; Jean-Paul Laclau, CIRAD; Christophe Jourdan, CIRAD
3:05 PM
Switchgrass Ecotype Contributions to Soil Organic Carbon, Deep Soil Microbial Community Composition and Rhizodeposit Uptake.
Catherine E. Stewart, USDA-ARS; Damaris Roosendaal, USDA-ARS; Karolien Denef, Colorado State University; Louise H. Comas, USDA-ARS; Gautam Sarath, USDA-ARS; Virginia L. Jin, USDA-ARS; Marty R. Schmer, USDA-ARS; Madhavan Soundararajan, University of Nebraska
3:15 PM
Placement of Banded Liquid Fertilizer Affects Corn Rooting Patterns.
Jake E. Mowrer, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Dennis L. Coker, Texas Agrilife Extension Service; Tony L. Provin, Texas Agrilife Extension Service; Ronnie W. Schnell, Texas Agrilife Research
3:20 PM
3:40 PM