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DennisTekrony

Dennis M. Tekrony

Emeritus Faculty

 

Directions to University of Kentucky, Lexington, KYUniversity of Kentucky, PSS
Campus LocationPlant Science Building
1405 Veterans Drive (Office:429)
Lexington, KY 40546-0312
Phone(859) 218-0754
Fax(859) 257-7874
Emaildtekrony@uky.edu

 

Speciality
Seed Science and Technology

Education
BS South Dakota State University - 1960
MS Oregon State University - 1967
PhD Oregon State Uniersity- 1969

Seed quality assessment, seed maturation and storability

1. Influence of seed borne diseases on the expression of seed germination and vigor.
2.Standardization of seed vigor testing methods.
3. Effect of environment during seed development on seed viability and vigor

 

 

This person page last updated on 2011-07-19



Research/Teaching Publications

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Jayasuriya, K.M.G.G., J.M. Baskin, D.M. TeKrony, and C.C. Baskin. 2009. Sensitivity cycling to physical dormancy break and seed vigour of two Ipomoea species (Convolvulaceae). Seed Science Research 19:249-259.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony C Baskin
    Chad D.Lee, Dennis B.Egli, and Dennis M.Tekrony, 2008. Soybean response to plant population at early and late planting dates in the Mid-South. Agron. J. 100: 971-976. Publication URL
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli Chad Lee
    Lee, C., D.B. Egli, and D.M. TeKrony. 2008. Soybean response to plant population at early and late planting dates in the mid-South. Agronomy Journal 100:971-976.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli Chad Lee
    Vieira, R.D., D.M. TeKrony, D.B. Egli, W.P. Bruening, and M. Panobianco. 2008. Temperature during soybean seed storage and the amount of electrolytes of soaked seed solution. Scientific Agriculture 65:496-501.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli Bill Bruening
    Hyatt, J., O. Wendroth, D.B. Egli, and D.M. TeKrony 2007. Soil compaction and soybean seedling emergence. Crop Science 47:2495-2503.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli
    Egli, D.B., D.M. TeKrony, and J.F. Spears. 2006. Effect of high temperature stress during different stages of seed development in soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merrill). Seed Technology.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli
    TeKron, D.M, T. Shande, M. Rucker, D.B. Egli 2006. Effect of seed shape on corn germination and vigor during warehouse and controlled environment storage. Seed Science and Technology 33:185-197.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Marcella Rucker Dennis Egli
    Argyris, J., D.M. TeKrony, D. Hershman, D.A. Van Sanford, M. Hall, B. Kennedy, M. Rucker, and C. Edge. 2005. Fusarium head blight infection following point inoculation in the greenhouse compared to movement of Fusarium graminearum in seed and floral components. Fusarium head blight infection following point inoculation in the greenhouse compared to movement.
    Egli, D.B., D.M. TeKrony, J.J. Heitholt, and J. Rupe. 2005. Relationship between air temperature during seed filling and seed germination and vigor in soybean. Crop Science 45:1329-1335.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Dennis M. Tekrony Dennis Egli
    Woltz, J.M., D.B. Egli, and D.M. TeKrony. 2005. Freezing point temperatures of corn seed structures during seed development. reezing point temperatures of corn seed structures during seed development. Agronomy Journal 97:1564-1569.

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