Peer Reviewed Articles

In preparation

Babiker, E., T. Paulitz and S. Hulbert. Evaluation of Brassica species for Resistance to Rhizoctonia solani and binucleate Rhizoctonia (Ceratobasidum spp.) under Controlled Environment Conditions. Plant Disease. (in preparation).

Maaz, T. and W.L. Pan. 201_. Residual fertilizer and crop sequence impact rotational nitrogen use efficiency. Agron. J.  In review.

Maaz, T.M., J.D. Wulfhorst, V. McCracken, H. Kaur, I. Roth, D. Huggins, A. Esser, J. Kirkegaard, and W. Pan. 201_. Economic, Policy, and Social Challenges of Introducing Oilseed and Pulse Crops into Dryland Wheat Rotations. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. In review.

Schillinger, W.F., and T.C. Paulitz. Winter canola vs. winter wheat rotation effects on subsequent spring wheat yield. Field Crops Research (in preparation).


Favero, D.S., C.N. Jacques, A. Iwase, K.N. Le, J. Zhao, K. Sugimoto, and M.M. Neff. 2016. SUPPRESSOR OF PHYTOCHROME B4-#3 Represses Genes Associated with Auxin Signaling to Modulate Hypocotyl Growth in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiology (in press) online: doi http:/​/​dx.​doi.​org/​10.​1104/​pp.​16.​00405.

Long, D., F. Young, W. Schillinger, C. Reardon, J. Williams, B. Allen, W. Pan, and D. Wysocki. 2016. Ongoing Development of Dryland Oilseed Production Systems in Northwestern Region of the United States. Bionenergy Research 9:412-429. link.

Maaz, T., W.L. Pan, and A.H. Hammac. 2016. Influence of Soil Nitrogen and Water Supply on Canola Nitrogen Use Efficiency of Canola. Agron. J. 108 (5):1–11. link.

Pan, W.L., T.M. Maaz, W.A. Hammac, V.A. McCracken, and R.T. Koenig. 2016. Mitscherlich-Modeled, Semi-Arid Canola Nitrogen Requirements Influenced by Soil N and Water. Agron. J. 108 (2):1–11. link. 

Pan, W.L., F.L. Young, S.C Hulbert, D.R. Huggins, and T.M. Maaz. 2016. Canola Integration into Semi-Arid Wheat Cropping Systems of the Inland Pacific Northwestern USA. Crop and Pasture Science 67 (4) 253-265. link.  

Paulitz, T.C., A.J. Knerr, S.M. Carmody, S. Schlatter, K.E. Sowers, M.L. Derie, and L.J. du Toit. 2016. First Report of Leptosphaeria maculans and Leptosphaeria biglobosa, Causal Agents of Blackleg, on Canola in Washington State. Plant Disease 101(3):504. link.

Schillinger, W. and S. Werner. 2016. Horned Lark Damage to Pre-emerged Canola Seedlings. Industrial Crops and Products. 89:465-467. article.

Sharratt, B. and W.F. Schillinger. 2016. Soil characteristics and wind erosion potential of wheat-oilseed-fallow cropping systems. Soil Science Society of America Journal 80:704-710. abstract

Young, F.L., D.K. Whaley, N.C. Lawrence, and I.C. Burke. 2016. Feral Rye (Secale cereale) Control in Winter Canola in the Pacific Northwest. Weed Technology 30, 163–170. doi:10.1614/WT-D-15-00109.1 link.


Evans, M.A., D.Z. Skinner, R.T. Koenig, S.H. Hulbert, and W.L. Pan. 2015. Effect of Phosphorus, Potassium and Chloride on Cold Tolerance of Winter Canola (Brassica napus L.). J. Plant Nutr. DOI:10.1080/01904167.2014.990095. link.


Guy, S.O., D.J. Wysocki, W.F. Schillinger, T.G. Chastain, R.S. Karow, K. Garland-Campbell, and I.C. Burke. 2014. Camelina: Adaptation and Performance of Genotypes. Field Crops Research 155:224-232. article.


Agostini, A., D.A. Johnson, S. Hulbert, B. Demoz, W.G. Fernando, and T. Paulitz. 2013. First Report of Blackleg Caused by Leptosphaeria maculans on Canola in Idaho. Plant Disease 97 (6):842. link.

Wysocki, D.J., T.G. Chastain, W.F. Schillinger, S.O. Guy, and R.S. Karow. 2013. Camelina: Seed Yield Response to Applied Nitrogen and Sulfur. Field Crop Res. 145, 60–66. article.


Babiker, E.M., S. Hulbert and T.C. Paulitz. 2012. Hyaloperonospora camelinae on Camelina sativa in Washington State: Detection, Seed Transmission, and Chemical Control. Plant Dis. 96:1670-1674. link.

Kincaid, R.L., K.A. Johnson, J.J. Michal, A.C. Huisman, S.H. Hulbert, and W.L. Pan. 2012. Case Study: Production of Silage Containing Biennial Canola and Peas for Use as Forage in a Dairy Rotation. The Professional Animal Scientist 28:120-124. link.

Long, D.S., J.D. McCallum, F.L. Young, and A. Lenssen. 2012. In-Stream Measurement of Canola (Brassica napus L.) Seed Oil Concentration Using In-Line Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy. Journal of Near Infrared Spectroscopy. 20 (3):387-395.

Schillinger, W.F., D.J. Wysocki, T.G. Chastain, S.O. Guy, and R.S. Karow. 2012. Camelina: Planting Date and Method Effects on Stand Establishment and Seed Yield. Field Crops Research 130:138–144. article.

Walsh, D.T., E.M. Babiker, I.C. Burke, and S.H. Hulbert. 2012. Camelina Mutants Resistant to Acetolactate Synthase Inhibitor Herbicides. Molecular Breeding. Volume 30 (2):1053-1063. link.

Young, F.L., D.S. Long, and J.R. Alldredge. 2012. Effect of Planting Methods on Spring Canola (Brassica napus L.) Establishment and Yield in the Low-Rainfall Region of the Pacific Northwest. Crop Management. doi:10.1094/CM-2012-0321-01-RS. link.


Hammac, A., W.L. Pan, R.P. Bolton, and R.T. Koenig. 2011. High Resolution Imaging to Assess Oilseed Species’ Root Hair Responses to Soil Water Stress. Plant Soil 339: 125-135. link.

Kincaid, R.L., K.A. Johnson, J.J. Michal, S.H. Hulbert, W.L. Pan, J. Barbano, and A.C. Huisman. 2011. Biennial Canola for Forage and Ecosystem Improvement in Dryland Cropping Systems. Advances in Animal Biosciences 2(2):457.


Paulitz, T.C., K.L. Schroeder, and W.F. Schillinger. 2010. Soilborne Pathogens of Cereal in an Irrigated Cropping System: Effects of Tillage, Residue Management and Crop Rotation. Plant Disease: 94: 61-68. pdf

Schillinger, W.F., D.L. Young, A.C. Kennedy, and T.C. Paulitz. 2010. Diverse No-Till Irrigated Crop Rotations Instead of Burning and Plowing Continuous Wheat. Field Crops Research 115:39–49. link.


Schroeder, K.L., T.C. Paulitz, and P.A. Okubara. 2009. Incidence and Spatial Distribution of Rhizoctonia and Pythium Species Determined with Real-Time PCR. Phytopathology Vol. 99, No 6, p. S115.

Schroeder, K.L., P.A. Okubara, and T.C. Paulitz. 2009. Application of Real-Time PCR for Quantification of Soilborne Pathogens. Phytopathology Vol. 99, No. 6, p. S186.