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Education

Bachelor of Arts: Pastoral Ministry - Montgomery Bible Institute & Theological Center, Montgomery, Alabama (1999)

Doctor of Philosophy: Horticulture/Vegetable Crops - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL (1983)

Master of Science: Plant and Soil Science - Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL (1974)

Bachelor of Science: Agronomy - Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA (1970)

Professional Experience

2009-Present: Professor of Horticulture; Teaching and Extension - Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA

1997-2009: Professor/Vegetable Physiology - Auburn University, Auburn, AL

1985-1997: Assistant and Associate Professor of Horticulture, Teaching and Research - Auburn University, Auburn, AL

Honors & Awards

  • President, American Society for Plasticulture, a Scientific Research Society (1991-1993)
  • Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society (1982)
  • Alpha Zeta, Agricultural Honor Society (1993)
  • Auburn Alumni Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award (2003)
  • Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence, College of Agriculture, Auburn University (2006)
  • Chi Gamma Iota, Veterans Scholastic Honor Society (1983)
  • Received Several Outstanding Professor Awards, Auburn University Panhellenic Council (2002 – 2004)
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Auburn University, Baptist Student Union (2003)
  • Gamma Sigma Delta, The Honor Society of Agriculture (1983)

Research Interests

  • Improving Plant Growth and Production Using Organic Management Systems
  • Regulating Plant Growth Organically Using Different Colors of Plastic Mulches
  • Improving Plant Growth Using Soil Solarization Methods

Publications

Books

Brown, J.E. 2001. Vegetable Production: Vegetable Growing in Simple Terms. Pearson Custom Publishing, Boston, MA. 138 pages.

Brown, J.E. 2000. The Epistle of Galatians: Messages in Simple Terms. Pearson Custom Publishing, Needham Heights, MA. 109 pages.

Brown, J.E. 2000. Selected Messages from the Holy Bible in Simple Terms. Pearson Custom Publishing, Needham Heights, MA. 47 pages.

Brown, J.E. 1999. The Book of James: Messages in Simple Terms. Pearson Custom Publishing, Needham Heights, MA. 57 pages.

Brown, J.E. 1998. Organic Gardening: Vegetable Growing in Simple Terms. Simon and Schuster Custom Publishing. 122 pages.

Brown, J.E. 1997. HF 204 Organic Gardening Workbook and Study Guide. Simon and Schuster Custom Publishing, Needham Heights, MA. 150 pages.

Brown, J.E. 1996. Distance Learning: Horticulture 204 Organic Gardening. Auburn University Distance Learning Center, Auburn University, AL. 70 pages.

Proceedings 23rd National Agricultural Plastics Congress. 1991. American Society for Plasticulture, Vol. 23, 336 pages. Edited by J.E. Brown, Department of Horticulture, Auburn University, AL.

Book Chapters

Stevens, C., V. A. Khan, R. Rodriguez-Kabana, E. G. Rhoden, J. R. Bartlett, A. E. Fyffee, K. Willian, and J. E. Brown. 2012. Soil solarization in a subtropical and humid climate. In: Soil Solarization - Theory and Practice. Chapter 22. The American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, Minnesota (APS Press). Edited by Abraham Gamliel and Jaacov Katan. pp. 193-198.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.E. Brown, G.J. Hochmuth and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1991. Plastic chemistry and technology as related to plasticulture and solar heating. In: Soil Solarization. Chapter 10. CRC Press, Inc. pp. 141-158.

Refereed Journal Articles

Gordon, G., W. G. Foshee, III, S. T. Reed, J. E. Brown, E. Vinson. 2010. The Effects of Colored Plastic Mulches and Row Covers on the Growth and Yield of Okra. HortTechnology. 20:224-233.

Gordon, G., W. G. Foshee, III, S. T. Reed, J.E. Brown, E. Vinson, and F. M. Woods. 2008. Plastic Mulches and row covers on growth and production of summer squash. Inter. J. of Veg. Sci. 14(4): 322-338.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, L.D. Ploper, P.A. Backman, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson, and E.C.K. Iqweqbe. 2003. Integration of soil solarization with chemical, biological and cultural control for management of soilborne diseases of vegetables. Plant and Soil 253:493-506.

Brown, J.E., T.Y. Lu, C. Stevens, et al. 2001. The effect of low dose ultraviolet light-C seed treatment on induced resistance in cabbage to black rot (Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris). Crop Protection 20:873-883.

Brown, J.E. and C. Channell-Butcher. 2001. Black plastic mulch and drip irrigation affect growth and performance of bell pepper. J. of Veg. Crop Prod. 7:109-112.

Boyhan, G.E., J.E. Brown, C. Channell-Butcher and V.K. Perdue. 2000. Evaluation of virus resistant squash and interaction with reflective and nonreflective mulches. HorTechnology 10:574-580.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, D.J. Collins, J.Y. Lu and E.G. Rhoden. 2000. Evidence of rhizobacteria changes associated with the increased growth response of vegetables grown in agrimulch systems. J. of Veg. Crop Prod. 6:53-73.

Brown, J.E. and C. Channell-Butcher. 1999. Effects of row cover and black plastic mulch on yield of 'AU Producer" watermelon on hilled and flat rows. J. Veg. Crop Prod. 5:67-71.

Brown, J.E. and C. Channell-Butcher. 1999. Effects of three row covers and black plastic mulch on the growth and yield of 'Clemson Spineless' okra. J. of Veg. Crop Prod. 5(2)67-71.

Boyhan, G.E. and J.E. Brown. 1999. Reflective mulch reduces infestation of melon worm in squash. J. Veg. Crop Prod. 4:17-22.

Brown, J.E., F.M. Woods, and C. Channell-Butcher. 1998. Effect of black plastic mulch and row cover on sweet potato production. J. Veg. Crop Prod. 4:49-54.

Motis, T.N., J.M. Kemble, J.M. Dangler, and J.E. Brown. 1998. Tomato fruit yield response to nitrogen source and percentage of drip- or band-applied nitrogen associated with leaf potassium concentration. J. Plant Nutrition 21:1103-1112.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, J.Y. Lu, T. Mafolo, E.G. Rhoden, M.A. Wilson, , J.E. Brown and D.J. Collins. 1998. Evidence of soil microflora change associated with increased growth response of vegetables grown on agrimulch systems. CIPA Proceedings International Congress for Plastics in Agriculture. Tel Aviv, Israel. pp. 205-215.

Stevens, C., VA. Khan, E.C.K. Igwegbe, L.D. Ploper, P. Backman, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, and M.A. Wilson. 1998. The use of plasticulture methodologies and biofungicide to induce resistance to control early blight in tomatoes. CIPA Proceedings International Congress for Plastics in Agriculture. Tel Aviv, Israel. pp. 402-408.

Brown, J.E., T.N. Motis, J.B. Witt, C. Channell-Butcher, T.W. Tyson, and L.S. Sanders. 1997. Effects of Dazomet-granular fumigant and mulch for the production of 'Summer' tomato. J. Veg. Crop Prod. 2:9-15.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, C. Channell-Butcher and M.S. West. 1996. Planting method affects yield and earliness of summer squash. J. Veg. Crops Prod. 2:51-56.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, C. Stevens, V.A. Khan, and J.B. Witt. 1996. Reflective mulches increase yields, reduce aphids and delay infection of mosaic viruses in summer squash. J. Veg. Crop Prod. 2:55-60.

Dangler, J.M., J.E. Brown, G.E. Boyhan, and J.C. Williams. 1995. Leaf mineral nutrient concentrations of media pH affect Georgia Jet sweetpotato transplant number, length, and weight. J. of Plant Nutrition. 18:1459-1469.

Brown, J.E., C.H. Gilliam, R.L. Shumack, D.W. Porch and J.O. Donald. 1995. Effects of broiler litter on production of tomato Lycopersicon esculentum. J. Veg. Crops Prod. 1:53-62.

Brown, J.E., S.P. Kovach, W.D. Goff, D.G. Himelrick, K.M. Tilt, W.S. Gazaway, L.M. Curtis, and T.W. Tyson. 1995. Fumigation and mulch affect yield, weight, and quality of 'Pimiento L' pepper, Capsicum annuum L. J. Veg. Crops Prod. 1:71-80.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Dangler, C.H. Gilliam, D.W. Porch, and R.L. Shumack. 1994. Comparison of broiler litter and inorganic nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium for double-cropped sweet corn and broccoli. J. of Plant Nutrition. 17:859-868.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Dangler, F.M. Woods, K.M. Tilt, M.D. Henshaw, W.A. Griffey and M.S. West. 1993. Delay in mosaic virus onset and aphid vector reduction in summer squash grown on reflective mulches. HortScience 28(9):895-896.

Brown, J.E., C.H. Gilliam, R.L. Shumack and D.W. Porch. 1993. Commercial snapbean response to fertilization with broiler litter. HortScience 28(1):29-31.

Brown, J.E., W.D. Goff, J.M. Dangler, W.T. Hogue, and M.S. West. 1992. Plastic mulch color inconsistently affects yield and earliness of tomato. HortScience 27(10):1135.

Brown, S.L. and J.E. Brown. 1992. Effect of plastic mulch color and insecticides on thrips populations and damage to tomato. HortTechnology. 2(2):208-211.

Dangler, J.M., J.E. Brown, and J.C. Williams. 1992. Line application to aged pine media increase early-season sweet potato transplant production in heated beds. J. of Plant Nutrition. 15:2585-2592.

Dangler, J.M., J.E. Brown, and J.C. Williams. 1992. Effects of media and early-season sweet potato transplant production in heated beds. J. of Plant Nutrition. 15:2593-2504.

Brown, J.E., B.C. Early, C. Stevens, V.A. Khan, G.J. Hochmuth, W.E. Splittstoesser and D.M. Granberry. 1991. Improvement of plastic technology for soil solarization. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Rome, Italy. 109:277-296.

Brown, J.E., B.C. Early, C. Stevens, V.A. Khan, G.J. Hochmuth, W.E. Splittstoesser and D.M. Granberry. 1991. Current limitations to commercial uses of plastic mulches for soil solarization. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome, Italy. 109:361-366.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, T. Okoronkwo, A. Tang, M.A. Wilson, J. Lu, and J.E. Brown. 1990. Effects of soil solarization and dacthal herbicide on weed control, growth response and root microflora of collard greens. HortScience. 25(10):1260-1262.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1989. Black plastic mulch and spunbonded row cover as method of southern blight control in bell pepper. Plant Disease. 73:931-932.

Brown, J.E. and M.C. Osborn. 1989. Optimizing planting methods for an intensive muskmelon production system. HortScience 24(1):149.

Brown, J.E., W.E Splittstoesser, and J.M. Gerber. 1985. Production and economic returns of vegetable intercropping systems. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 110(3):350-353.

Brown, J.E., W.E. Splittstoesser, and J.M. Gerber. 1985. Production and economic returns of three vegetable double-cropping systems. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 110(3):414-417.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Fall direct seeding of trees, shrubs and forbes on mine spoils. J. Envir. Quality 12(4):523-525.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Effect of a woodchip-newspaper mulch on germination of grass and legume seeds under laboratory and field conditions. J. of Seed Tech. 7(1):72-77.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and G.N. Bartley, Jr. 1979. The effects of an acrylic emulsion on vegetative establishment. J. of Reclamation Review 2(3):109-112.

Experiment Station Publications

Brown, J.E., T. Motis, T. Tyson, J. Witt, C. Channell-Butcher, L. Sanders, and E. Sikora. 1996. Influence of mulch and fumigation on production of 'Sunny' tomatoes. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Report: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 2.

Brown, J.E., and G. Boyhan. 1996. Reflective mulches aid in control of aphid-borne viruses in summer squash. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Report: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 12.

Woods, F., R. Aynaou, J.E. Brown, E. Simonne, S. Tuzun, and T. Land. 1996. Chitosan coating delays postharvest ripening of bell peppers. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Report: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 16.

Brown, J.E., T.N. Motis, T.W. Tyson, J.E. Witt, C.L. Channell, L.G. Sanders, and E.J. Sikora. 1995. Effects of mulch and fumigation on yield, weight and quality of 'Sunny' tomato. 16th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Alabama Fruit and Vegetable Growers

Brown, J.E., T.N. Motis, T.W. Tyson, J.E. Witt, C.L. Channell, L.G. Sanders, and E.J. Sikora. 1995. Effects of mulch and fumigation on yield, weight and quality of 'Sunny' tomato. 16th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Alabama Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association Nov. 1-3, Gulf Shores, Ala. pp. 42-43.

Brown, J.E., E.H. Simonne, J.M. Kemble, J.A. Pitts, and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1994. Squash variety trials held in Clanton and Cullman. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 1.

Brown, J.E., E.H. Simonne, J.M. Kemble, M.H. Hollingsworth. 1994. Maximore top producer in 1993 cucumber variety trial. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 3.

Brown, J.E., E.H. Simonne, J.M. Kemble, M.S. West, J.B. Witt, J.T. Eason, and J.A. Pitts. 1994. Sweet corn trials. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 5.

Yates, R.P. and J.E. Brown. 1993. Cucumber variety trial. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 4.

Yates, R.P. and J.E. Brown. 1993. Bell pepper variety trial. Research update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 5.

Brown, J.E. and C.B. Ogburn. 1993. Latex spray mulch increases watermelon and muskmelon yields. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 6-7.

Yates, R.P., J.E. Brown and M.A. Reeser. 1993. Squash variety trial. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 8.

Yates, R.P., J.E. Brown, W. Boldin and M.A. Reeser. 1993. Sweet corn variety trials. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 9.

Brown, J.E., R.T. Gudauskas, R.P. Yates, B.C. Early, and W.T. Hogue. 1992. Reflective plastic mulch boosts yield, reduces aphid populations and mosaic disease in squash. Highlights of Agricultural Research. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn University. 39(1):6.

Brown, J.E., W.D. Goff, W.T. Hogue, B.C. Early, and R.P. Yates. 1992. Color of plastic mulch effects tomato yields and harvest dates. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. pp. 2-3.

Brown, J.E., R.L. Shumack, C.H. Gilliam, L.M. Curtis, J.T. Eason, D.W. Porch, and B.C. Early. 1992. Underground drip fertigation system can improve sweet corn production. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. pp. 3-4.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, and W.T. Hogue. 1992. Reflective mulches for summer squash increase yields, reduce aphids and mosaic virus. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. pp. 4-5.

Brown, J.E. and T.A. Glover. 1991. Black plastic mulch increases muskmelon yields. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. pp. 1-2.

Brown, J.E., J.T. Eason, M.E. Ruf and D.W. Porch. 1991. Drip irrigation and black plastic mulch promote bell pepper yields. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 3.

Brown, J.E., D.W. Porch, C.H. Gilliam, R.L. Shumack and J.T. Eason. 1991. Broiler litter fertilizer for tomatoes boosts yield, advances harvest. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University. Research Update: Fruit and Vegetable. p. 6.

Porch, D.W., C.H. Gilliam, J.E. Brown, J.L. Adrian and J.T. Eason. 1990. Broiler litter vs. commercial fertilizer produces earlier, larger tomatoes. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University Highlights of Agricultural Research 37(3):5.

Norton, J.D., G.E. Boyhan, J.E. Brown and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1990. Newly labeled herbicide promising for watermelon and cantaloupe weed control. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University Highlights of Agricultural Research 37(1):5.

Brown, J.E., M.G. Patterson, and M.C. Caldwell. 1989. Soil solarization/chicken manure possible alternative weed control. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University Highlights of Agricultural Research Experiment Station. 36(4):16.

Brown, S.L., J.E. Brown, and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Thrips not attracted by reflective mulches. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University Highlights of Agricultural Research Experiment Station. 35(4):8.

Turner, J.L., J.E. Brown et al. 1987. Vegetable variety trials. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Report No. 123. Auburn University. 9 pp.

Norton, J.D., D.M. Cosper, J.E. Brown, and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1986. Evaluation of herbicides for watermelon weed control. Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station. Auburn University Highlights of Agricultural Research Experiment Station. 33(1):15.

Symposia/Published Proceedings

Brown, J.E., G. Gordon and C. Stevens. 2005. The effects of color and reflective mulches on insect damage of summer squash. Proceedings: 32nd Natl. Agric. Plast. Cong. of Amer. Soc. for Plasticulture. Charleston, S.C. Mar. 5-8, 2005. pp.69-70.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, L.D. Ploper, P.A. Blackman, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson, and E.C.K. Iqwegbe. 2003. Integration of soil solarization with chemical, biological and cultural control for management of soilborne diseases of vegetables. Plant and Soil 253:493-506.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R.Rodriquez-Kabana, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, D.J. Collins and A.E. Fyffe. 2002. The effect of solarized soil amended with or without furfural mixture or urea on foliage disease of pole snapbeans. Proceedings: 30th National Agricultural Plastic Congress of American Society for Plasticulature. San Diego, CA. Feb. 23-26, 2002. pp. 119-125.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, R. Israel, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown and D.J. Collins. 2000. The effect of solarized soil amended with or without urea or furfural on the reduction of mosaic viral disease caused by seed-borne viruses. Proceedings: 15th International and 29th National Agricultural Plastics Congress of American Society for Plasticulture. Hershey, Penn. Sept. 23-27, 2000. pp. 295-299.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, D.J. Collins, M.A. Wilson and J.E. Brown. 2000. Use of an advanced thermofilm - IR plus black latex to improve soil solarization in central Alabama. Proceedings: 15th International and 29th National Agricultural Plastics Congress of American Society for Plasticulture. Hershey, Penn. Sept. 23-27, 2000. pp. 333-339.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins, E.G. Rhoden, J.Y. Lu, and J.E. Brown. 1998. The effect of two drip irrigation regimes on the yield of sweetpotato vine and plug transplants. Proc. Amer. Soc. Plas. 27:54-60.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, E.C.K. Igwegbe, and J.Y. Lu. 1998. The effect of clear and black polyethylene and paper mulches with remay row cover and three row planting patterns on okra production. Proc. Amer. Soc. Plas. 27:84-87.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson, and D.J. Collins. 1998. Evidence of endophytic bacteria change in the root associated with induced resistance of alternaria leaf spot. Proc. Amer. Soc. Plas. 27:165-172.

Brown, J.E., T.N. Motis, T.W. Tyson, J.B. Witt, C.L. Channell, L.G. Sanders and E.J. Sikora. 1996. Effects of mulch and fumigation on the production of 'Sunny' tomato. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:28-33.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, L.D. Ploper, P. Backman, R. Rodriguez-Kabana, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson and E.C.K. Igwegbe. 1996. Reduction of tomato early blight by combining soil solarization and biological control strategies. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:72-76.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriguez-Kabana, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, and M.A. Wilson. 1996. Effects of soil solarization and chicken litter amendment on root-knot, white grub damage, storage rot control and growth response of sweetpotatoes. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:67-69.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins, E.G. Rhoden, J.Y. Lu, and J.E. Brown. 1996. Effects of clear and black plastic polyethylene mulches on nine production of two cultivars of sweetpotatoes. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:87-92.

Khan, V., C. Stevens, M. Wilson, D. Collins, and J.E. Brown, E. Rhoden, and J. Lu. 1996. Effects of advance vs at planting application of clear and black polyethylene mulches on yield and growth of Crimson Sweet watermelon. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:16-22.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, D.J. Collins, J.Y. Lu and E.G. Rhoden. 1994. Walk-in-tunnels as an alternative method of extending the growing season for small scale vegetable producers in Alabama. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:117-121.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, D.J. Collins, J.Y. Lu and T. Mafolo. 1994. Relationship between rhizosphere microflora and increased growth response of crimson sweet watermelon grown on clear and black plastic mulch plus nispore row cover. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:122-130.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins, J.E. Brown, and J.Y. Lu. 1994. Comparative effects of soil solarization and other agriplastic mulch systems on increased growth response of floradade tomato. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:156-161.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, M. A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, and D.J. Collins. 1994. Improved soil solarization efficiency in Alabama by using thermofilm mulch. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:201-208.

Brown, J.E., S.P. Kovach, W.D. Goff, D.G. Himelrick, W.S. Gazaway and L.M. Curtis. 1993. Mulch and fumigation affect yield, weight and quality of 'Pimiento L' peppers. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 24:189-199.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, J.M. Dangler, F.M. Woods, M.S. West, C. Stevens and V.A. Khan. 1993. Effects of planting methods and row cover on summer squash production. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 28:270-274.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, J.Y. Lu, M.K. Kabwe, O. Adeyeye, M.A. Wilson and J.E. Brown. 1993. Intercropping okra and watermelons on two types of plastic mulch and vis pore row cover on yield of 'Crimson Sweet' watermelon. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 26:246-254.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.E. Brown, L.D. Ploper, D.J. Collins, R. Rodriguez-Kabana, E.A. Curl and M.A. Wilson. 1993. The influence of soil solarization on reducing foliage diseases as related to changes in the soil rhizosphere microflora. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 24:170-188.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, M.A. Wilson, P. Backman, R. Rodriguez-Kabana, D.J. Collins, L.D. Ploper and J.E. Brown. 1993. Evaluation of black plastic mulch and row cover on the control of Alternaria foliage disease of vegetables. Proc. of the Amer. Soc. for Plast. 24:88-101.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, B.C. Early, and W.T. Hogue. 1991. Aluminum reflective plastic mulch increases yield and reduces mosaic diseases in summer yellow crookneck squash. 12th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Alabama Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association. Auburn University, AL 12:136-138.

Brown, J.E., R.L. Shumack, C.H. Gilliam, B.C. Early, L.M. Curtis, J.T. Eason, D.W. Porch and M.S. West. 1991. Effects of an underground drip fertigation system on 'Sweetbelle' sweet corn production. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:12-16.

Brown, J.E., B.C. Early, and C.B. Ogburn. 1991. Effects of latex spray mulch on the production of watermelon and muskmelon. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:17-20.

Brown, J.E., W.D. Goff, B.C. Early, L.S. Brasher, W.T. Hogue, M.S. West, C. Stevens and V.A. Khan. 1991. Effects of plastic mulch color on yield and earliness of tomato. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:21-28.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, S.L. Brown, D.M. Granberry, W.J. McLaurin, C. Stevens, V.A. Khan, W.T. Hogue, and M.S. West. 1991. Evaluation of reflective mulches on the control of aphids and mosaic viruses in yellow crookneck summer squash. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:29-34.

Brown, J.E. and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1991. Plasticulture: Disposal problems limits its commercial uses. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:35-38.

Henshaw, M.D., J.E. Brown and W.A. Griffey. 1991. Use of reflective mulches in control of mosaic viruses in summer squash. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:78-87.

Brown, J.E. and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1991. A field study of the behavior of a simulated sanitary landfill. Proceedings 1991 Illinois Specialty Growers Convention. Ill. State Hort. Soc. 124:105-106.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, J.Y. Lu, E.G. Rhoden, M.K. Kabwe, Z. Haung, J.E. Brown and M.A. Wilson. 1991. Double planting of collard greens and watermelons with two types of plastic mulches and vispore row cover. Proc. Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:134-138.

Splittstoesser, W.E. and J.E. Brown. 1991. Current changes in plasticulture for crop production. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 2:241-253.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, A.Y. Tang, O. Adeyeye, J.E. Brown, A.E. Hiltbold and M.A. Wilson. 1991. Soil solarization: The effects of organic amendments on growth and fertility of cole crops. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 2:272-280.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, Z. Haung, A.Y. Tang, M. Cody, J.E. Brown and M.A. Wilson. 1991. Soil solarization: the effects of organic amendments on microflora of soil rhizosphere of cole crops. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:281-287.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, M.K. Kabwe, M.A. Wilson and J.E. Brown. 1991. The effect of solarization on growth and uneven ripening of 'Carlos' muscadine grapes. Proc. of Amer. Soc. for Plast. 23:288-292.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, V.A. Khan and B.C. Early. 1990. Plasticulture: improved in vegetable production. Proc. 11th Annual Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. 11:135-141.

Henshaw, M.D., J.E. Brown and W. Griffey. 1990. Using reflective mulches to control aphids and mosaic virus on summer squash. Proc. 11th Annual Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. 11:164-165.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.E. Brown and C. Bonsi. 1990. Soil solarization for soils for vegetable production. Proc. 11th Annual Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. 11:167-171.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens and J.E. Brown . 1990. Early response of transplanted okra grown under vispore row cover and two types of polyethylene mulch. 22nd Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 22:28-30.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, A.Y. Tang, M.A. Wilson and J.E. Brown. 1990. Control of southern blight in bell peppers by soil solarization. 22nd Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 22:155-158.

Brown, J.E., M.G. Patterson, and M.C. Osborn. 1989. Effects of clear plastic solarization and chicken manure on weed control. 21st Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 21:76-79.

Brown, S.L., J.E. Brown and M.C. Osborn. 1989. Effects of three different colors of plastic mulch and three different insecticides on thrips populations on tomato. 21st Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 21:98-201.

Brown, J.E., M.G. Patterson and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Influence of soil solarization on weed control. 9th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. Auburn University, AL. 9:174-177.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1988. Use of black plastic mulch to control Sclerotium rolfsii in bell pepper production. 9th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. Auburn University, AL. 9:178-183.

Brown, J.E. and T.A. Glover. 1987. Economics of muskmelon production in Alabama using black plastic mulch and row covers. 20th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 20:35-39.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.L. Turner and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Effects of black plastic mulch and row covers on yield, economic returns and production costs of sweet potato. 20th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 20:40-45.

Brown, J.E. and L.B. Jacks. 1987. Glossary of plastic terminology in Agriculture. 20th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. Bull. No. 2, 18 pp.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.L. Turner and H.M. Bryce. 1987. An economic evaluation of black plastic mulch and row covers in the production of sweet potato. 8th Annual Meeting and Shortcourse. Ala. Fruit and Veg. Growers Assoc. Auburn University, AL. 8:148-153.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Use of row covers and black plastic mulch in control of southern blight on production of bell peppers. 20th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 20:46-52.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis and H.M. Bryce. 1986. Influence of black plastic mulch and row covers on growth and performance of okra intercropped with turnip greens. 19th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 19:148-157.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis, J.T. Eason, M.E. Ruf, D.W. Porch and M.E. Marvel. 1986. Effect of black plastic mulch and drip irrigation on bell pepper performance. 19th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 19:256-262.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis, J.T. Eason, M.E. Ruf, D.W. Porch and M.E. Marvel. 1986. Effects of black plastic mulch and row covers on the growth and performance of eggplant intercropped with mustard greens. 19th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 19:384-392.

Brown, J.E. 1985. The effects of black plastic mulch on muskmelons intercropped with turnip greens. 18th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 18:154-160.

Brown, J.E. 1985. Economic results and crop performance of English peas intercropped with mulched bell peppers. 18th Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 18:209-214.

Brown, J.E. and M.A. Wilson. 1985. Evaluation of tomato performance using black plastic mulch, wooden stakes, and wire cages. 18th Nat. Agr. Plast. Cong. 18:235-240.

Brown, J.E. 1985. Small farms, trends, characteristics and how they can survive by following improved production and marketing practices. In T.T. Williams, Ed. Strategy For Survival of Small Farmers International Land-Grant Universities and Other Agencies in Assisting Rural America - Research, Education and Technology Transfer. Tuskegee Institute, AL. pp. 144-145.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. The effects of fertilizer and strip mine spoil on germination and growth of legumes. Symposium on Surface Mining Hydrology and Reclamation (University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 - November 27-December 2, 1983). pp. 419-422.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. The establishment of mixed plant communities on surface mined land for timber production, timber and wildlife, wildlife only and a native mixed forest. Symposium on Surface Mining Hydrology and Reclamation (University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 - November 27-December 2, 1983). pp. 431-434.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Use of trees, shrubs and forbes for reclamation on mine spoils. Proceedings of the Third Annual "Better Reclamation with Trees" Conference, Terre Haute, IN, pp. 129-139.

Gerber, J.M. and J.E. Brown. 1983. Intercropping of collards with peppers and tomatoes using plastic row tunnels. Northern Illinois Vegetable Research Report. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 38:9-10.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Gerber and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Economic results and crop performance of several double cropping systems for vegetables. Proceedings 1983 Vegetable Growers School. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 40:35-42.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Gerber and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Crop performance and economic returns of two intercropping systems for vegetables. Proceedings 1983 Vegetable Growers School. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 40:31-34.

Brown, J.E., W.E. Splittstoesser and J.M. Gerber. 1982. Effects of cropping systems on vegetable crop production. Proceedings 1982 Vegetable Growers School. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 31:44-47.

Brown, J.E. and J.M. Swiader. 1982. Cauliflower response to nitrogen application in a fertile soil. Proceedings 1982 Vegetable Growers School. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 31:51-52.

Gerber, J.M. and J.E. Brown. 1982. Effect of plastic mulch, row covers and hot caps on the yield and earliness of muskmelons. Proceedings 1982 Vegetable Growers School. Univ. of Ill. Agr. Exp. Sta. Hort. Series 31:48-50.

Brown, J.E., J.B. Maddox and G.N. Bartley, Jr. 1981. Acrylic emulsions as a straw binder in reclaiming coal surface-mine land. Division of Land and Forest Resources. Tennessee Valley Authority, Norris, TN. Tech Note B43, 9 pp.

Farmer, R.E., M. Cunningham and J.E. Brown. 1980. Germination characteristics of Andropogon virginicus L. Symposium on Surface Mining Hydrology and Reclamation (University of Kentucky, Lexington, 4050-December 1-5, 1980), pp. 131-135.

Brown, J.E. and J.B. Maddox. 1980. Mixed woodchips and paper as a mulch for strip-mined land revegetation. Division of Land and Forest Resources. Tennessee Valley Authority, Norris, TN. Tech Note B42, 9 pp.

Maddox, J.B., J.E. Brown, and G.N. Bartley, Jr. 1977. The effects of fertilizer and acid strip mine spoil on germination on grass seeds. In NCA/BCR (ed.). Fifth Symposium on Surface Mining Reclamation. Oct. 18-20. Louisville, KY National Coal Association, Washington, DC, pp. 254-254.

Extension Publications

Brown, J.E. 1984. A guide to a successful home garden in Alabama. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL (Brochure), 7 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Gardening for food and profit -- map which leads to food on the table and dollars in your pocket. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL (Brochure), 5 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Steps to good vegetable production. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL (Brochure), 6 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Soil testing. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-19, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Why fertilize your soils? Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-18, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Choosing a place to grow your crops. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-20, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Alabama vegetable planting chart. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-21, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Amount of vegetables to plant in a garden for home consumption. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-1, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Vegetable seed germination - average number of seed per ounce and relative longevity. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-2, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Soil temperature for vegetable seed germination. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-3, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Vegetable planting depth and rate. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-4, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Seed and plant spacing chart for transplants. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-5, 1 p.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Transplanting tolerance and time required from seeding to transplanting. Coop. Ext. Program, Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-6, 1 p.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Recommended seed-germination and plant growing temperatures. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-7, 1 p.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Optimum pH for vegetables. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-8, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Days to wait between application of the chemical and harvest of the vegetable. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-9, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Common diseases of vegetable and their control. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-10, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. How to prepare vegetables for freezing. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-11, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Storage recommendations and the approximate length of the storage period. Coop. Ext. Program, Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-12, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Some common insects and their control. Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-13, 3 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Why lime your soils? Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-14, 2 pp.

Brown, J.E. 1983. Why did your crops fail you? Coop. Ext. Program. Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Institute, AL, HN-15, 2 pp.

Other Publications

Brown, J.E. 1990. Growing tomatoes in 'rainbow plastics'. Alabama Farmer. August Issue 5(8):17.

Brown, J.E. 1990. Plastic mulch use grows slowly here; high cost is cited. Birmingham News. July Issue.

Brown, J.E. 1988. Making vegetables with plastic rows. Ag. Consultant. May Issue p. 11.

Brown, J.E. 1988. Customized mulch. Neighbors Magazine. July Issue p. 20.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1988. Intercropping muskmelon and broccoli with black plastic mulch and row covers. The Agri-Plastics Report. Natl. Agric. Plastics Assoc. 3(7):4.

Brown, J.E. 1988. Brown's mulch research is helping to improve home vegetable crop yields. Greenville Advocate. June Issue.

Brown, J.E. 1988. Plastic mulch multiplies growth. Alabama Farmer. October Issue 3(10):1-2.

Papers Presented at Professional Meetings/Published Abstracts

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins and A.E. Fyffe. 2002. The use of soil solarization on managing mosaic viral and phyllostictafoliage diseases of snapbeans. APS Annual Meeting. July 27-31, 2002. Milwaukee, WI. Phytopathology 92(6)59.

Brown, J.E., T.Y. Lu, C. Stevens, V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, C.W. Wilson, D.J. Collins, M.A Wilson, C.K. Iqweqbe, E. Chalutz and S. Droby. 2002. The effect of low dose ultraviolet light-c seed treatment on induced resistance in cabbage to black rot Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris. APS Annual Meeting. July 27-31, 2002. Milwaukee, WI. Phytopathology 92(6):S9.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, R. Rodriquez-Kabana, J.E. Brown, M.A. Wilson, D.J. Collins, and A.E. Fyffe. 2002. The use of soil solarization on managing mosaic viral and phyllosticta foliage disease of snapbeans. APS Annual Meeting. July 27-31, 2002, Milwaukee, WI. Phytopathology 92(6):S79.

Woods, F.M., C. Mosijidis, J.E. Brown, and C. Channell-Butcher. 2000. Biochemical basis of chitosan-coated tomato fruit shelf life extension. International Multidisciplinary Conference. Integrated View of Fruit and Vegetable Quality. Griffin, GA. May 1-3, 2000.

Kemble, J.M. and J.E. Brown. 1998. The effect of mulch color on growth of 'Vates' collards. Proc. Amer. Soc. Plast. 27:216.

Stevens, C., T. Lu, J.E. Brown, V.A. Khan, J. Lu., C.L. Wilson, D.J. Collins, M.A. Wilson, E. Igwegbe, E. Echalutz, and S. Droby. 1998. The effect of low dose ultraviolet light-c seed treatment on induced resistance in cabbage to black rot, (Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris). 7th International Congress of Plant Pathology. British Society for Plant Pathology, Edinburgh, Scotland 9-16 August 1998. 3:6.41.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, C. Stevens and V.A. Khan. 1995. Effects of row cover and transplant methods on summer squash production. HortScience 30(3):428.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, M.A. Wilson, J.Y. Lu, E.G. Rhoden, D.J. Collins, and J.E. Brown. 1995. Comparative yield of five sweetpotato cultivars planted in single and double rows. HortScience 30(3):427.

Brown, J.E., M.D. Henshaw, J.M. Dangler and F.M. Woods. 1993. Use of reflective mulches for control of mosaic virus disease and reduction in aphid nector in summer squash. HortScience 28(5):473.

Kahn, V.A., C. Stevens, T. Mafolo, C. Bonsi, J.Y. Lu, E.G. Rhoden, M.A. Wilson, J.E. Brown, K. Kabwe and O. Adeyeye. 1993. The effect of mid-season nine removal on the growth of five sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas L.) cultivars. HortScience 28(4):266.

Stevens, C., V.A. Kahn, M.A. Wilson, D. Ploper, P. Backman, J.E. Brown, R. Rodriguez-Kabana and D. Collins. 1993. Use of black plastic mulch and row covers as a method of inducing resistance of leaf spot diseases of vegetables. HortScience 28(4):271.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, J.M. Dangler and F.M. Woods. 1993. Planting methods and row covers on summer squash production. 1993. U.S. Vegetable Laboratory. USDA Agr. Res. Ser. Charleston, S.C. p. 83.

Dangler, J.M., J.E. Brown and J.C. Williams. 1993. Development of a sweetpotato transplant system. 1993. U.S. Vegetable Laboratory. USDA Agr. Res. Ser., Charleston, S.C. pp. 86-87.

Brown, J.E., F.M. Woods and J.M. Dangler. Fumigation and mulch for 'Pimiento L' pepper production. 1993. U.S. Vegetable Laboratory. USDA Agr. Res. Ser., Charleston, S.C. p. 56.

Brown, J.E. and C. Stevens. 1992. Plastic mulches to improve the quality of summer squash by reducing diseases. XIth International Congress of Dietetics, Jerusalem, Israel. 11:10.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, M.A. Wilson, Z. Haung, and J.E. Brown. 1992. The effects of post plant soil solarization on black rot of 'Carlos' muscadine grape. HortScience 27(11):1169.

Brown, J.E., R.P. Yates, W.T. Hogue, C. Stevens, and V.A. Khan. 1992. Reflective plastic mulches reduce aphid populations and spread of mosaic viruses in summer squash. HortScience 27(11):1171.

Kovach, S., J.E. Brown, W.T. Hogue, L. Curtis, and W.S. Gazaway. 1992. Effects of soil fumigants (metham sodium vs methyl bromide) and plastic mulch on yield of tomatoes. HortScience. 27(11):1171.

Khan, V.A., C. Stevens, J.Y. Lu, J.E. Brown, E.G. Rhoden, M.A. Wilson, M.K. Kabwe, and Z. Haung. 1992. Cropping collards and watermelons using the same plastic mulches and row covers. HortScience. 27(11):1172.

Brown, J.E., D.W. Porch, R.L. Shumack, C.H. Gilliam and L.M. Curtis. 1991. The effect of underground drip fertigation of sweet corn production. HortScience 26:491.

Stevens, C., V.A. Khan, J.Y. Lu, M.K. Kabwe, Z. Haung, M.A. Wilson and J.E. Brown. 1991. The effects of soil solarization on growth and uneven ripening of 'Carlos' muscadine grapes. HortScience 26:486.

Brown, J.E.. 1990. Limitations and improvements in plastics technology to commercial uses for crop productions. 22nd Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 22:2.

Brown, S.L., J.E. Brown and M.D. Henshaw. 1990. Controlling viral diseases of squash using reflective plastic mulch. 22nd Natl. Agr. Plast. Cong. 22:72.

Brown, J.E., G.J. Keever, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1989. Chemically induced branching of okra. HortScience 24:751.

Brown, S.L., J.E. Brown, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1989. Influence of plastic mulch color on thrips population of staked tomatoes. HortScience 24:751.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1989. Effect of black plastic mulch and row cover on planting methods of okra. HortScience 24:761.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, D.M. Granberry and W.J. McLaurin. 1989. Effects of solarization on weed control and vegetable production. HortScience 26:762.

Brown, J.E., G.J. Keever and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Effects of Cytokinin on branching of okra. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 59(3):115.

Brown, J.E., G.J. Keever and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Effects of paclobutrazol and gibberellic acid on sweet corn. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 59(3):115.

Brown, J.E., M.G. Patterson and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Effects of chicken manure and soil solarization on weed control. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 59(3):122.

Stevens, C., V. Khan, M.A. Wilson, A.Y. Tang, and J.E. Brown. 1988. Control of southern blight in bell peppers by soil solarization. HortScience 25(5):830.

Glover, T.A., J.E. Brown, M.C. Osborn and L. Curtis. 1988. Effects of drip-irrigation nitrogen application rate son the production of tomatoes gown in black plastic mulch. HortScience 25(5):831.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, M.C. Osborn and H.M. Bryce. 1988. The effects of black plastic mulch and row cover compared to Terraclor for control of Sclerotium rolfsii in the production of bell peppers. HortScience 23(5):825.

Brown, J.E., G.J. Keever, and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Effects of paclobutrazol on bedding plant production of cole crops. HortScience 23(5):825.

Keever, G.J., J.E. Brown, and M.C. Osborn. 1988. Influence of paclobutrazol and daminozide on production of radish. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 59(3):111.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.A. Pitts, and K.C. Short. 1987. Performance, production costs, and economic returns of tomatoes double-cropped with fall turnip greens. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 58(3):65.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn and R.N. McDaniel. 1987. Economics of double-cropping southernpeas with fall broccoli in South Alabama. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 58(3):69.

Osborn, M.C., J.E. Brown, and R.N. McDaniel. 1987. Production and economic results of tomatoes double-cropped with collard greens. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 58(3):68.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.A. Pitts and K.C. Short. 1987. Economics and production costs of spring eggplants double-cropped with fall mustard greens. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 58(3):70.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, E. Carden, and R.N. McDaniel. 1987. Doublecropping eggplants with snap beans in South Alabama. HortScience 22(5):722.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1987. Production cost and economic results of spring tomatoes double-cropped with fall Tyfon greens. HortScience 22(5):80.

Stevens, C., V. Khan, T. Okoronkwo, Ah-Yin Tang, M. Wilson, J. Lu and J.E. Brown. 1987. Effect of soil solarization on growth, yield and weed control on collard greens. HortScience 22(5):730.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Economic results and production costs of spring okra double-cropped with fall cabbage. HortScience 22(5):81.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Production costs and economic returns of tomatoes intercropped with cauliflower. HortScience 22(5):722.

Stevens, C., V. Khan, T. Okoronkwo, Ah-Yin Tang, M. Wilson, and J.E. Brown. 1987. Comparative effect of soil solarization and herbicide on weed control of vegetable production. HortScience 22(5):730.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1987. Effects of the double-cropping system on production costs and economic returns of muskmelon and turnip greens. HortScience 22(5):80.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Influence of seeding method, black plastic mulch, and row covers on the production of watermelon intercropped with cabbage. HortScience 22(5):722.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.T. Eason, D.W. Porch and M.E. Ruf. An economic evaluation of double-cropping tomatoes with fall mustard greens. HortScience 22(5):81.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.T. Eason, D.W. Porch, and M.E. Ruf. 1987. Yield, economic returns, and production cost of southernpeas doublecropped with fall mustard greens. HortScience 22(5):81.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Effects of planting methods, row covers, and black plastic mulch on production and economic returns of muskmelon intercropped with broccoli. HortScience 22(5):115.

Brown, J.E., M.C. Osborn, J.T. Eason, D.W. Porch, and M.E. Ruf. 1987. Production and economic returns of doublecropped bell pepper with turnip greens in North Alabama. HortScience 22(5):730.

Brown, J.E., J.L. Turner, M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. An economic evaluation of black plastic mulch and row covers fur use in sweet potato production. HortScience 22(5):727.

Brown, J.E., C. Stevens, M.C. Osborn, and H.M. Bryce. 1987. Response of bell pepper to row covers and black plastic mulch in the control of southern blight. HortScience 22(5):728.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis, E.L. Carden and R.N. McDaniel. 1986. The performance of eggplants intercropped with mustard greens using black plastic mulch and row covers. HortScience 21(4):946.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis and M.H. Hollingsworth. 1986. Effects of row covers, solar shield and black plastic mulch on the performance of tomatoes intercropped with English peas. HortScience 21(4):947.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis and H.M. Bryce. 1986. Effects of black plastic mulch, row covers and solar shield on production of muskmelons intercropped with kale greens. HortScience 21(4):941.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis and J.A. Pitts. Evaluation of black plastic mulch and spunbonded polyester row cover for use in watermelon production. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 57(3):120.

Brown, J.E., J.L. Turner, R.N. McDaniel and G.A. Lewis. 1986. Effect of black plastic mulch on the production of several drip irrigated tomato varieties. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 57(3):121.

Brown, J.E., G.A. Lewis and H.M. Bryce. 1986. Use of solar shields, row covers, and black plastic mulch on muskmelon production. J. Ala. Acad. Sci. 57(3):104.

Brown, J.E., W.E. Splittstoesser and J.M. Gerber. 1984. Crop performance and economic results of caged tomatoes intercropped with cabbage. Fifth Biennial Research Symposium. Dallas, TX. 5:28.

Brown, J.E. 1984. Use of plastic mulch and row tunnels on intercropped vegetable production. ACHE Eighth Annual Science Symposium. Tuscaloosa, AL. 8:16.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Gerber and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1983. Influence of double cropping system on production and economic returns of six vegetable crops. HortScience 18(4):78.

Brown, J.E., J.M. Gerber, and W.E. Splittstoesser. 1982. Effect of cropping systems on vegetable crop production and economic returns. HortScience 17(3):106.