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Bibliography of Recent Research Publications

OSU Seed Lab researchers and other staff contribute regularly to seed testing research in many different ways, including refereed journals, books and industry magazines and newsletters. Highlighted names are seed lab staff.

2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005

2009

Baalbaki, R., M. B. McDonald, S. G. Elias, and J. M. Filho. 2009. Seed vigor testing handbook. Association of Official Seed Analysts. Contribution no. 32.

Elias, S.G., and E.K. Nelson. 2009. Impact of glyphosate tolerance gene on seed quality of transgenic bentgrass. Seed Sci. & Technol. 37: 350-364.

2008

Elias, S., and A. Garay. 2008. Effect of germination and fluorescence on plant type produced in ryegrass. Abstract: 2008 AOSA/SCST Meeting. Seed Technol. 30:87-88.

Elias, S. G. and A. Garay. 2008. Effect of pre-chilling treatment on the germination and fluorescence of perennial ryegrass. In W.C. Young III (ed.), Seed Production Research at Oregon State University. Department of Crop and Soil Science Ext/Crs 127, 3/08.

Elias, S., S. Maguire, and A. Miller. 2008. Suggested tolerances for tetrazolium tests. Abstract: 2008 AOSA/SCST Meeting. Seed Technol. 30:93.

Garay, A., S. Elias, and H. Nott. Methodology to develop a uniform blowing procedure in grass seeds: an example with tall fescue. Abstract: 2008 AOSA/SCST Meeting. Seed Technol. 30:885-86.

Garay, A., H. Nott, and S. Elias. 2008. Better alternative to breaking multiple seed units in tall fescue. Abstract: 2008 AOSA/SCST Meeting. Seed Technol. 20:86-87.

Trento, S., S. Elias, and A. Garay. 2007. Use of ELISA to differentiate between toxic and non-toxic endophyte in tall fescue seeds. Seed Technol. 29 (1): 60-67.

2007

Elias, S., R. Baalbaki, and M. McDonald. 2007. Seed moisture determination: principles and procedures. Handbook on Seed Testing, Contribution no. 40. Association of Official Seed Analysts.

Elias, S. and R. Baalbaki. 2007. Determination of dormant seed in the AOSA Rules. Seed Technologist Newsletter, 81 (2) p. 42-43.

Elias, S.G., A. Garay, W.C. Young, and T.G. Chastain. 2007. Maintaining optimum seed quality in storage - storing grass seeds in Oregon. In  W.C. Young III (ed.), Seed Production Research at Oregon State University. Department of Crop and Soil Science Ext/Crs 126, 4/07.

Garay, A., S. Elias, and H. Nott. 2007. Uniform blowing procedure to assess light inert in tall fescue samples. Seed Technologist Newsletter, 81 (2) p. 43-50.

Garay, A. and S. Elias. 2007. Ploidy by cytometry - new applications. Seed Technologist Newsletter, 81 (2) p. 51-52.

Trento, S., S. Elias, A. Garay, and J. Zavala. 2007 Comparison of Endophyte detection in fescue and ryegrass seed using an immunoblot assay and microscopic method. Seed Sci. & Technol. 35: 65-74.

2006

Elias, S. G. 2006. Seed Quality Testing. p. 561-601. In A. S. Basra (ed.) Handbook of seed science and technology. Haworth Press Inc., N.Y.

Elias, S., A. Garay, J. Zavala, and S. Alderman. 2006. Laboratory test to detect the presence of small broomrape (Orobanche minor Smith) in red clover. Seed Technol. 28(1): 73-79.

Elias, S., A. Garay, L. Schweitzer, and S. Hanning. 2006. Seed quality testing of native species. Native Plants J. 7(1): 15-19.

Garay, A., S. Elias and H. Nott. 2006. Referee results - new blowing procedure of orchardgrass and Kentucky bluegrass using uniform calibration sample and air velocity calibration. Crop and Soil News/Notes OSU Extension Service Vol. 20, No. 4.

Garay, A., S. Elias and S. Hanning. 2006. Soil seed-bank test. Crop and Soil News/Notes OSU Extension Service Vol. 20, No. 2.

Schweitzer, L.R., M.E. Mellbye, G.A. Gingrich, and S.E. Elias. 2006. Exploring alternatives to enhance weed control during grass seed crop establishment. In  W.C. Young III (ed.), Seed Production Research at Oregon State University. Department of Crop and Soil Science Ext/Crs 125, 4/06.

2005

Elias, S. and D. Meyer. 2005. The need for updating the purity tolerances in the AOSA Rules. Seed Technologist Newsletterd, 79 (1) p. 27-40.

Elias, S., A. Garay and S. Hanning. 2005.  Grow-out test for ryegrass - a useful supplement to the fluorescence test. Crop and Soil News/Notes OSU Extension Service. Vol. 19, No. 1.

Garay, A., S. Elias and S. Hanning. 2005. Useful tests for ryegrass seeds. Crop and Soil News/Notes OSU Extension Service. Vol. 19, No. 1.

Garay, A., S. Elias and H. Nott. 2005. Feasibility of developing blowing procedure for ryegrass using air velocity calibration. Seed Technologist Newsletter, 79 (2) p. 26.

Garay, A., S. Elias and H. Nott. 2005. Developing standard seed blowing procedures using air velocity calibration. Seed Technologist Newsletter, 79 (3) p. 41-46.

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