Steve Meyers

Steve Meyers

Associate Extension/Research Professor

Sweet Potato

Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Experiment Statio



Mailing Address:
North Mississippi Research and Extension Center
8320 Hwy 15 S
Pontotoc, MS 38863
Mailing Address:
North Mississippi Research and Extension Center
8320 Hwy 15 S
Pontotoc, MS 38863
Websites:
Sweet Potatoes

Publications

  • Wijewardana, C., K. R. Reddy, M. W. Shankle, S. Meyers, W. Gao. 2018. Low and high-temperature effects on sweetpotato storage root initiation and early transplant establishment. Scientia Horticulturae 240:38-48. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, D. W. Monks. 2017. Effects of metribuzin applied lay-by on weed control and sweetpotato crop response. Weed Technology 31(5):689-694. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, D. W. Monks. 2017. Sweetpotato response to simulated glyphosate wick drip. Weed Technology 31(1):130-136. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, D. W. Monks. 2017. Sweetpotato tolerance and palmer amaranth control with metribuzin and oryzalin. Weed Technology 31(6):903-908. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., M. W. Shankle, J. L. Main, B. Gajanayake, K. R. Reddy. 2017. Sweetpotato storage root initiation. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication 2809. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., M. W. Shankle. 2017. An evaluation of metam-potassium and s-metolachlor pre for yellow nutsedge (cyperus esculentus) management in sweetpotato. Weed Technology 31(3):436-441. Download
  • Barkley, S. L., S. Chaudhari, K. M. Jennings, J. R. Schultheis, S. L. Meyers, D. W. Monks. 2016. Fomesafen programs for Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri) control in sweetpotato. Weed Technology 30:506-515. Download
  • Coleman, L. B., S. Chaudhari, K. M. Jennings, J. R. Schultheis, S. L. Meyers, D. W. Monks. 2016. Evaluation of herbicide timings for Palmer amaranth control in a stale seedbed sweetpotato production system. Weed Technology 30:725-732. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, D. W. Monks, J. R. Ballington, D. L. Jordan. 2016. Weed control in Southern highbush blueberry with S-metolachlor, Flumioxazin, and Hexazinone. International Journal of Fruit Science 16:150-158. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, J. R. Schultheis, D. W. Monks. 2016. Evaluation of wick-applied glyphosate for Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri) control in sweetpotato. Weed Technology 30:765-772. Download
  • Catchot, A.L., D.R. Cook, D.M. Dodds, J. Gore, T. Irby, E.J. Larson, M.B. Layton, J.A. MacGown, S.P. Meyers, and F.R. Musser. 2015. Insect control guide for agronomic crops. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Information Sheet 2471, Mississippi State University. 101 pp. Download
  • Dittmar, P. J., R. B. Batts, K. M. Jennings, R. R. Bellinder, S. L. Meyers. 2015. Reduced metribuzin preharvest interval on potato yield and tuber quality. Weed Technology 29:335-339. Download
  • Jennings, K., and S.L. Meyers. 2015. Reduces metribuzin preharvest interval on potato yield and tuber quality. Weed Technology 29:335-339. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., K. M. Jennings, D. W. Monks, W. E. Mitchem. 2015. Herbicide-based weed management systems in erect, thornless blackberry. International Journal of Fruit Science 15: 456-464. Download
  • Meyers, S. L., M. W. Shankle. 2015. Interference of Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus) in 'Beauregard' Sweet Potato (Ipomoea batatas). Weed Technology 29(4):854-860. Download
  • Meyers, S.L., M.W. Shankle. 2015. Nutsedge Management in Mississippi Sweetpotatoes Mississippi State University Extension Service, Information Sheet 2909, Mississippi State University. 4 pp. Download
  • Catchot, A.L., K.C. Allen, D.R. Cook, D.M. Dodds, J. Gore, T. Irby, E.J. Larson, M.B. Layton, S.P. Meyers, and F.R. Musser . 2014. Insect control guide for agronomic crops. Mississippi State Univeristy Extension Service, Publication 2471, Mississippi State University. Download
  • Meyers, S.L., Arancibia, R.A., Shankle, M.W., Main, J., Gajanayake, B., and Reddy, K.R. 2014. Sweet Potato Storage Root Initiation. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 2809, Mississippi State University. Download