Gurpreet Kaur

Gurpreet Kaur

Assistant Research Professor

Agronomy - Irrigation

Mailing Address:
Delta Research and Extension Center
P.O. Box 197
Stoneville, MS 38776
Physical Address:
National Center for Alluvial Aquifer Research
82 Stoneville Rd.
Stoneville, MS 38776
  • Ph.D., Natural Resources, University of Missouri
  • M.S., Agronomy, University of Wyoming
  • B.Sc., Agriculture, Punjab Agricultural University

Society Membership:
  • American Society of Agronomy, ASA
  • Crop Science Society of America, CSSA
  • Soil Science Society of America, SSSA
  • Soil and Water Conservation Society
  • Gamma Sigma Delta
  • Association of Agricultural Scientists of Indian Origin, AASIO
  • Universities Council on Water Resources


  • Bararpour, T., G. Singh, R. R. Hale, G. Kaur. 2020. Reducing grain sorghum (sorghum bicolor l. moench) injury from post-emergence application of mesotrione with dicamba. Journal of Agricultural Science 12(12). Download
  • Kaur, G., G. Singh, P. Motavalli, K. Nelson, J. Orlowski, B. R. Golden. 2020. Impacts and management strategies for crop production in waterlogged/flooded soils: A Review. Agronomy Journal 112(3):1475-1501.  Download
  • Kaur, G., K. A. Nelson, P. P. Motavalli, G. Singh. 2020. Adaptation to early-season soil waterlogging using different nitrogen fertilizer practices and corn hybrids. Agronomy 10(3):378. Download
  • Kaur, G., P. P. Motavalli, K. Nelson, G. Singh, T. Bararpour. 2020. Soil waterlogging and nitrogen fertilizer source effects on soil inorganic nitrogen. Journal of Mississippi Academy of Sciences 65(3):300-318.
  • Singh, G., G. Kaur, K. W. Williard, J. E. Schoonover, T. Barapour. 2020. Cover crops and landscape positions impact infiltration and anion leaching in a corn-soybean rotation. Journal of Mississippi Academy of Sciences 65 (3):346-357.
  • Singh, G., G. Kaur, K. Williard, J. Schoonover, K. A. Nelson. 2020. Managing phosphorus loss from agroecosystems of the Midwestern United States: A review. Agronomy 10(4):561. Download
  • Singh, G., G. Kaur, K. Williard, K. Nelson, J. Schoonover. 2020. Cover crops and topography differentially influence weeds at a watershed scale. Weed Technology 34(1):73-81. Download
  • Singh, G., M. Dhakal, L. Yang, K. W. Williard, J. E. Schoonover, A. Sadeghpour, G. Kaur. 2020. Decomposition and nitrogen release of cover crops in reduced and no-tillage systems. Agronomy Journal 112(5):3605-3618. Download
  • Assefa, Y., L. C. Purcell, M. Salmeron, S. Naeve, S. N. Casteel, P. Kovács, S. Archontoulis, M. Licht, F. Below, H. Kandel, L. E. Lindsey, J. Gaska, S. Conley, C. Shapiro, J. M. Orlowski, B. R. Golden, G. Kaur, M. Singh, K. Thelen, R. Laurenz, D. Davidson, I.A. Ciampitti. 2019. Assessing variation in US soybean seed composition (protein and oil). Frontiers in Plant Science 10:298-310. Download
  • Bararpour, T., R. R. Hale, G. Kaur, B. Singh, T. M. Tseng, T. H. Wilkerson, C. D. Willett. 2019. Weed management programs in grain sorghum (sorghum bicolor). Agriculture 9(8):182. Download
  • Hale, R. R., T. Bararpour, G. Kaur, J. W. Seale, B. Singh, T. Wilkerson. 2019. Sensitivity and recovery of grain sorghum to simulated drift rates of glyphosate, glufosinate, and paraquat. Agriculture 9(4):70-80. Download
  • Kaur, G., B. Zurweller, P. P. Motavalli, K. A. Nelson. 2019. Screening corn hybrids for soil waterlogging tolerance at an early growth stage. Agriculture 9(3):33-53. Download
  • Singh, G., K. W. Williard, J. E. Schoonover, K. Nelson, G. Kaur. 2019. Cover crops and landscape position effects on nitrogen dynamics in plant-soil-water pools. Water 11(3):513. Download
  • Smith, R. M., G. Kaur, J. M. Orlowski, J. Mahaffey, C. B. Edwards, G. Singh, T. Irby, K. J. Krutz, L. Falconer, D. R. Cook, D. Chastain. 2019. Evaluation of planter errors associated with twin-row soybean production in Mississippi. Agronomy Journal 111(4):1643-1649. Download
  • Smith, R. M., G. Kaur, J. Orlowski, G. Singh, D. Chastain, J. T. Irby, L. J. Krutz, L. L. Falconer, D. R. Cook. 2019. Narrow-row production system for soybeans in Mississippi Delta. Crop, Forage, and Turfgrass Management 5(1):1-6. Download
  • Bararpour, T., R. R. Hale, G. Kaur, J. A. Bond, N. R. Burgos, T. P. Tseng, T. H. Wilkerson and L. M. Lazaro. 2018. Comparison of herbicides for control of diclofop-resistant Italian ryegrass in wheat. Agriculture 8(9):135. Download
  • Kaur, G., K.A. Nelson, P.P. Motavalli. 2018. Early-season soil waterlogging and N fertilizer sources impacts on corn N uptake and apparent N recovery efficiency. Agronomy 8(7):102-124. Download
  • McCoy, J. M., G. Kaur, B. R. Golden, J. M. Orlowski, D. Cook, J. A. Bond, M. S. Cox. 2018. Nitrogen fertilization of soybean affects root growth and nodulation on two soil types in Mississippi. Communication in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 49:181-187. Download
  • McCoy, J. M., G. Kaur, B. R. Golden, J. M. Orlowski, D. Cook, J. A. Bond, M. S. Cox. 2018. Nitrogen fertilization of soybeans in Mississippi increases seed yield but not profitability. Agronomy Journal 110(4):1505-1512. Download
  • Moore, B.D., G. Kaur, P.P. Motavalli, B. Zurweller, B.M. Svoma. 2018. Soil greenhouse gas emissions from agroforestry and other land use under different moisture regimes in lower Missouri River floodplain soils. Agroforestry Systems 92(2):335-348. Download
  • Mourtzinis, S., G. Kaur, J.M. Orlowski, C.A. Shapiro, C.D. Lee, C. Wortman, D. Holshouser, E. Nafziger, H. Kandel, J. Niekamp, J. Ross, J. Lofton, J. Vonk, K.L. Roozeboom, K.D. Thelen, L.E. Lindsey, M.J. Slaton, S.L. Naeve, S. Casteel, W. Wiebold, and S.P. Conley. 2018. Soybean Response to Nitrogen Application Across the United States: A synthesis-analysis. Field Crops Research 215:74-82. Download
  • Satterfield, J., G. Kaur, B. R. Golden, J. M. Orlowski, T. Walker. 2018. Starter nitrogen fertilizer affects rice growth and nitrogen uptake but not grain yield. Crop, Forage and Turfgrass Management 4(1):180004. Download
  • Singh, G., G. Kaur, K.W. Williard, J. Schoonover, and J. Kang. 2018. Monitoring of water and solute transport in the Vadose zone: A review. Vadose Zone Journal 17:160058. Download
  • Singh, G., K.W. Williard, J. Schoonover, G. Kaur, J. Crim. 2018. Carbon and nitrogen pools in deep soil horizons at different landscape positions. Soil Science Society of America Journal 82:1512-1525. Download
  • Wu, C., L. Mozzoni, W. Hummer, P. Chen, G. Shannon, H. Ye, H. T. Nguyen, G. Kaur, J. M. Orlowski, T. Carter, B. Buckley. 2018. Advances in flood-tolerant varieties of soybean. In: H. Nguyen, editor, Achieving sustainable cultivation of soybeans: Breeding and cultivation techniques. Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing.
  • Kaur, G., W. R. Serson, J. Orlowski, J. M. McCoy, B. R. Golden, N. Bellaloui. 2017. Nitrogen sources and rates affect soybean seed composition in Mississippi. Agronomy 7(4):77. Download