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  • 2019

    Denny, R. C., S. T. Marquart-Pyatt, and M. Houser. 2019. Understanding the past and present and predicting the future: farmers’ use of multiple nutrient best management practices in the Upper Midwest. Society & Natural Resources 32:807-826.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3783)
  • Doll, J. E. and C. N. Bode. 2019. Engaging with Michigan agricultural stakeholders to address climate change. Pages 150-166 in P. Lachapelle and D. Albrecht, eds. Climate Change at the Community Level. Routledge, New York, NY.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3715)
  • Dulys-Nusbaum, E., S. S. Klammer, and S. M. Swinton. 2019. How willing are different types of landowner to supply hardwood timber residues for bioenergy? Biomass and Bioenergy 122:45-52.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3797)
  • Houser, M. and D. Stuart. 2019. An accelerating treadmill and overlooked contradiction in industrial agriculture: Climate change and nitrogen fertilizer. Journal of Agrarian Change doi: 10.1111/joac.12341

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3809)
  • Houser, M., R. Gunderson, and D. Stuart. 2019. Farmers' perceptions of climate change in context: Toward a political economy of relevance. Sociologia Ruralis 59:789-809.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3808)
  • Houser, M., S. T. Marquart-Pyatt, R. C. Denny, A. Reimer, and D. Stuart. 2019. Farmers, information, and nutrient management in the US Midwest. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 74:269-280.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3784)
  • 2018

    Crawford, A., W. Beyea, C. Bode, J. E. Doll, and R. G. Menon. 2018. Creating climate change adaptation plans for rural coastal communities using Deliberation with Analysis as public participation for social learning. Town Planning Review 89:283-304.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3716)
  • Denny, R. C. 2018. A cross-scale examination of how knowledge and the physical environment influence the use of best management practices in US commodity agriculture. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3740)
  • Doll, J. E., C. Eschbach, and J. Dedecker. 2018. Using dialogue to engage agricultural audiences in cooperative learning about climate change. Journal of Extension 56:# 2FEA2. https://www.joe.org/joe/2018april/a2.php

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3695)
  • Houser, M., R. C. Denny, A. P. Reimer, S. T. Marquart-Pyatt, and D. Stuart. 2018. Strategies for enhancing University Extension's role as an agricultural information source. Journal of Extension 56:#6FEA5. https://joe.org/joe/2018october/a5.php

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3762)
  • Houser, M. K. 2018. Nitrogen fertilizer management in the context of the midwestern corn agro-ecological system: An environmental sociological analysis. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3741)
  • Kuebbing, S. E., A. P. Reimer, S. A. Rosenthal, G. Feinberg, A. Leiserowitz, J. A. Lau, and M. A. Bradford. 2018. Long‐term research in ecology and evolution: A survey of challenges and opportunities. Ecological Monographs 88:245-258.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3765)
  • McGill, B. M. 2018. Climate change - groundwater interactions in a Midwestern US agricultural system and a peri-urban system in Botswana. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3714)
  • Reimer, A. P., R. C. Denny, and D. Stuart. 2018. The impact of federal and state conservation programs on nitrogen management. Environmental Management 62:694-708.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3743)
  • Skevas, T., I. Skevas, and S. M. Swinton. 2018. Does spatial dependence affect the intention to make land available for bioenergy crops? Journal of Agricultural Economics 69:393-412.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3730)
  • 2017

    Doll, J. E., B. Petersen, and C. Layman. 2017. Skeptical but adapting: What Midwestern farmers say about climate change. Weather, Climate, and Society 9:739-751.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3667)
  • Doll, J. E. and A. P. Reimer. 2017. Bringing farm advisors into the sustainability conversation: Results from a nitrogen workshop in the US Midwest. Journal of Extension 55:#5IAW2. https://www.joe.org/joe/2017october/pdf/JOE_v55_5iw2.pdf

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3666)
  • Palm-Forster, L. H., S. M. Swinton, and R. S. Shupp. 2017. Farmer preferences for conservation incentives that promote voluntary phosphorus abatement in agricultural watersheds. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 72:493-505.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3549)
  • Schewe, R. L. and D. Stuart. 2017. Why don't they just change? Contract farming, informational influence, and barriers to agricultural climate change mitigation. Rural Sociology 82:226-262.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3646)
  • Swinton, S. M., S. Tanner, B. L. Barham, D. F. Mooney, and T. Skevas. 2017. How willing are landowners to supply land for bioenergy crops in the Northern Great Lakes Region? Global Change Biology Bioenergy 9:414-428.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3731)
  • 2016

    Palm-Forster, L. H., S. M. Swinton, T. Redder, J. V. DePinto, and C. Boles. 2016. Using conservation auctions informed by environmental performance models to reduce agricultural nutrient flows into Lake Erie. Journal of Great Lakes Research 42:1357-1371.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3586)
  • Palm-Forster, L. H., S. M. Swinton, F. Lupi, and R. S. Shupp. 2016. Too burdensome to bid: Transaction costs and pay-for-performance conservation. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 98:1314-1333.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3581)
  • Piso, Z., I. Werkheiser, S. Noll, and C. Leshko. 2016. Sustainability of what? Recognising the diverse values that sustainable agriculture works to sustain. Environmental Values 25:195-214.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3543)
  • Stuart, D. and R. L. Schewe. 2016. Constrained choice and climate change mitigation in US agriculture: Structural barriers to a climate change ethic. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 29:369-385.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3554)
  • 2015

    Palm-Forster, L. H. 2015. Cost-effective conservation programs to enhance ecosystem services in agricultural landscapes. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3519)
  • Petersen, B. and S. Snapp. 2015. What is sustainable intensification? Views from experts. Land Use Policy 46:1-10.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3520)
  • 2014

    Harris, L. M., S. M. Swinton, and R. S. Shupp. 2014. Experimental auctions to evaluate incentives for cost-effective agricultural phosphorus abatement in the Great Lakes. Agricultural and Applied Economics Assoication Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, July 27-29, 2014.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3373)
  • Stuart, D., R. L. Schewe, and M. McDermott. 2014. Reducing nitrogen fertilizer application as a climate change mitigation strategy: Understanding farmer decision-making and potential barriers to change in the US. Land Use Policy 36:210-218.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3343)
  • 2013

    Layman, C. N., J. E. Doll, and C. L. Peters. 2013. Using stakeholder needs assessments and deliberative dialogue to inform climate change outreach efforts. Journal of Extension [On-line], 51(3) Article 3FEA3. Available at: http://www.joe.org/joe/2013june/a3.php.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3234)
  • 2012

    Ma, S. and S. M. Swinton. 2012. Hedonic valuation of farmland using sale prices versus appraised values. Land Economics 88:1-15.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2071)
  • Ma, S., S. M. Swinton, F. Lupi, and C. B. Jolejole-Foreman. 2012. Farmers’ willingness to participate in payment-for-environmental-services programs. Journal of Agricultural Economics 63:604-626.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3119)
  • Stuart, D., R. L. Schewe, and M. McDermott. 2012. Responding to climate change: barriers to reflexive modernization in U.S. agriculture. Organization & Environment 25:308-327.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3166)
  • 2011

    Ma, S. 2011. Supply and demand for ecosystem services from cropland in Michigan. Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI USA.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3143)
  • 2010

    Chen, H. 2010. Ecosystem services from low input cropping systems and the public’s willingness to pay for them. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/3223)
  • 2009

    Jolejole, M. C. 2009. Trade-offs, incentives, and the supply of ecosystem services from cropland. MS Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA..

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2191)
  • 2008

    Swinton, S. M. 2008. Reimagining farms as managed ecosystems. Choices 23:28-31.

    abstract + pdf abstract pdf (https://lter.kbs.msu.edu/pub/2222)
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