Wayne Ebelhar

Wayne Ebelhar

Research Professor

Agronomy - Soil Fertility

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 197
Stoneville, MS 38776-0197
Mailing Address:
Delta Research and Extension Center
Building 1532, Room 214
Stoneville, MS 38776-0197
Research/Extension Assignments:
  • Soil fertility and crop production with emphasis on nutrient management for cotton, corn, and soybean
  • Crop rotation involving cotton and corn and corn/soybean rotation
  • Soybean nutrient management

Recognitions and Awards:
  • 2013 Professional Career Research Award, American Society of Agronomy, Southern Branch


  • Turner, R. E., M. W. Ebelhar, B. R. Golden, T. Irby, T. Wilkerson, S. Martin. 2019. Determining proper row orientation and seeding population for soybean production. Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability 14(5):82-89.  Download
  • Bellalui, N., H. K. Abbas, M. W. Ebelhar, A. Mengistu, M. J. Mulvaney, C. Accinelli, W. T. Shier. 2018. Effect of Increased nitrogen application rates and environment on protein, oil, fatty acids and minerals in sesame (Sesamum indicum) seed grown under Mississippi Delta conditions. Food and Nutrition Sciences 9:1115-1135.  Download
  • Huang, Y., H. J. Brand, R. Sui, S. J. Thomson, T. Furukawa, M. W. Ebelhar. 2016. Cotton yield estimation using high-resolution digital images acquires on a low-cost small unmanned aerial vehicle. Transactions of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers 59(6):1563-1574. Download
  • Shanmugam, S. G., N. W. Buehring, M. W. Ebelhar, M. S. Cox, J. L. Oldham, D. G. Peterson, W. L. Kingery. 2016. Short-term effects of tillage treatments on soil microbial biodiversity under soybean-corn rotation. International Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Research 2(5):1277-1303. Download
  • Jeliazkov, V.D., B.A. Vick, M.W. Ebelhar, N.W. Buehring, and T. Astatkie. 2012. Nitrogen applications modify seed and oil yields and fothy acid composition of winter mustard. Industrial Crops and Products 36:28-32. Download
  • Jeliazkov, V.D., C.L. Cantrell, T. Astatkie, M.W. Ebelhar. 2010. Peppermint productivity and oil composition as a function of nitrogen, growth stage, and harvest time. Agronomy Journal 102(1):124-128. Download
  • Jeliazkov, V.D., C.L. Cantrell, T. Astatkie, M.W. Ebelhar. 2010. Productivity, oil content, and composition of two spearmint species in Mississippi. Agronomy Journal 102(2):129-133. Download
  • Jeliazkov, V.D., B.A. Vick, M.W. Ebelhar, N.W. Buehring, B.S. Baldwin, T. Astatkie, J.F. Miller. 2008. Yield, oil content and composition of sunflower grown at multiple locations in Mississippi. Agronomy Journal 100(3):635-642. Download