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Arabiyat, T. S., E. Segarra, and J. L. Johnson. “Technology Adoption in Agriculture: Implications for Ground Water Conservation in the Texas High Plains.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 32(2001):147-156.

Arabiyat, T.S., E. Segarra, and D.B. Willis. “Sophisticated Irrigation Technology and Biotechnology Adoption: Impacts on Ground Water Conservation.” AgBioForum, 2(2, 1999):132-136 (Website: http://www.agbioforum.missouri.edu).

Berrens, B. McKee, M. and Farmer, M.C. "Implementing the SMS: Case Management Studies from the Southwest," Ecological Economics. December, 1999.

Bordovsky, J. P., W. M. Lyle, and E. Segarra. “Economic Evaluation of Texas High Plains Cotton Irrigated by LEPA and Subsurface Drip.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 13 (2000):67-73.

Chizinski, C. J., K.L. Pope, D.B. Willis, G.R. Wilde, and E.J. Rossman. “Economic Value of Angling at a Reservoir with Low Visitation.” North American Journal of Fishery Management, 25 (April 2005): 98-104.

Dasher, D. H., L. V. Urban, M. J. Dvoracek, and E. B. Fish. 1981. “Effects of Recreation on Water Quality in Guadalupe Mountains National Park”. Transactions of the American Society of Agriculture Engineers 24:1181-1187.

Enironmental Consequences of Social Security Reform: A Second Best Threat to Public Conservation,” Ecological Economics. 53(2, 2005): 191-209.

Ethridge, D.E. “User Charges as a Means of Pollution Control; The Case of Sewer Surcharges.” The Bell Journal of Economics and Management Science 3 (1, Spring 1972): 354-364.

Ethridge, D.E., B.E. Dahl, and R.E. Sosebee. "Economic Evaluation of Chemical Mesquite Control with 2, 4, 5-T." Journal of Range Management, 37 (No.2, March 1984): 152-156.

Ethridge, D.E., J.D. Nance, and B.E. Dahl. "Integration of Cattle Production/Marketing Strategies with Improved Pastures and Native Range." Journal of Range Management, 40 (No.3, May 1987): 199-202.

Ethridge, D.E., P. Zhang, B.E. Dahl, R. T. Ervin, and J. Rushemeza. "Cattle Ranching Production and Marketing Strategies Under Combined Price and Weather Risks." Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, 15 (No.2, Dec. 1990): 175-185.

Ethridge, D.E., R.D. Pettit, T.J. Neal, and V.E. Jones. "Economic Returns from Treating Sand Shinnery Oak with Tebuthiuron in West Texas." Journal of Range Management, 40 (No.4, July 1987): 346-348.

Ethridge, D.E., R.D. Sherwood, R.E. Sosebee, and C.H. Herbel. “Economic Feasibility of Rangeland Seeding in the Arid Southwest.” Journal of Range Management, 50 (No. 3, Mar 1997):185-190.

Ethridge, D.E., R.G. Sudderth, and H.A. Wright. "Economic Returns from Burning Tobasagrass in the Texas Rolling Plains." Journal of Range Management, 38 (No.4, July 1985): 362-365.

Ethridge, D.E.. “The Inclusion of Wastes in the Theory of the Firm.” Journal of Political Economy 81 (6, Nov./Dec. 1973): 1430-1441.

Farmer, M. “Environmental Consequences of Social Security Reform: A Second Best Threat to Public Conservation: Energy, Research and Education.” Ecological Economics, 45.3: 126-145, 2005.

Farmer, M. and C. Lipscomb. “Household Diversity and Market Segmentation within a Single Neighborhood.” Annals of Regional Science, 23.4: 1-18, 2006.

Farmer, M.C. "Getting the SMS to Work in the Real World: A Hydrologic Model as a Case Study in Moral Pragmatism." Ecological Economics. 2001.

Feng, Y., and E. Segarra. “Forecasting the Use of Irrigation with Transition Probabilities in Texas.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 5 (1992): 59-66.

Hamilton, J., N. Whittlesey, D. Willis, and M. H. Robison. “Measuring Direct and Indirect Costs of Land Retirement in an Irrigated River Basin: A Budgeting Regional Multiplier Approach.” Water Resources Research 38(Aug. 2002).

Harman, W. L., S. J. Maas, R. E. McDonald, N. Musunuru, and E. Segarra. “Economic Impacts of Seasonal Weather Information in Dryland Grain Sorghum Production.” Southwestern Journal of Economics, 7(1, 2005); 78-95.

Hill, K. E. Segarra, R.T. Ervin, and W.M. Lyle. “Low Energy Precision Application Irrigation for Cotton Production in the Texas Southern High Plains.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 4 (1990): 39-41.

Hutton, J.D., E. Segarra, T.R. Ervin, and J.W. Graves. “Economic Feasibility of Conversion to a Lower Energy Precision Application Irrigation System in the Texas High Plains.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 3(1989):11-14.

Johnson, J.L., and E. Segarra. “The Economic Impacts of Agricultural Sustainability: An Application to Irrigated Cotton Production.” Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 60(1996): 93-100.

Johnson, J.L., P. Johnson, D. Willis, E. Segarra, D. Ethridge, R. Lacewell, J. Ellis, and S. Amosson. “Estimating the Potential to Reduce Agricultural Irrigation Water Demand in West Central Texas.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resource Science 14(Dec. 2001):133-143.

Johnson, P. J., J. Blackshear, and E. Segarra. “Economics of Irrigated Cotton-Grain Sorghum Rotations in the Southern High Plains of Texas.” Southwestern Economic Review, 33(1): 161-172, 2006.

Johnson, P. N. “Electric Power Deregulation: Potential Impacts on Irrigated Crop Production in the Texas High Plains.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 12(1999):39-50.

Johnson, P., A. Gerbolini, D. Ethridge, C. Britton, and D. Uekert. “Economics of Redberry Juniper Control in the Texas Rolling Plains.“ Journal of Range Management, 52 (Nov. 1999): 569-574.

McMahon, G. and Farmer, M.C. “Micro-Economics Foundations of Policies and Guidelines for Water Reallocation: Misinterpretations of the Water Resources Act,” American Society of Civil Engineers Journal . 2004.

McMahon, George F., and Farmer, Michael C. “Reallocation of Federal Multipurpose Reservoirs: Principles, Policy, and Practice.” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, May/June, 2004: 187-197.

Middleton, M., P. Johnson, and E. Segarra. “Economic Impacts of Plant Biotechnology in the Northern Plains Region of Texas.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 12(1999): 62-79.

Osborn, J.E. “Economic Effects of an Exhaustible Irrigation Water Supply: Texas High Plains.” Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics 5(July 1973): 135-139.

Polk, M.W., and R.T. Ervin. “Windmills or Solar Watering Systems”. Rangelands 18(June 1996): 97-99.

Segarra, E. D.E. Ethridge, C. R. Deussen, and A. B. Onken, “Nitrogen Carryover Impacts for Irrigated Cotton Production in the Southern High Plains of Texas.” Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, 14 (Dec. 1989): 300-309.

Segarra, E., and Y. Feng. “Irrigation Technology Adoption in the Texas High Plains.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 7(1994): 71-83.

Segarra, E., J.W. Keeling, and J.R. Abernathy. “Tillage And Cropping System Effect on Cotton Yield and Profitability in the Texas Southern High Plains.” Journal of Production Agriculture, 4(1991): 566-571.

Segarra, E., M. R. Darwish, and D. Ethridge. “Returns to Municipalities from Integrating Crop Production with Wastewater Disposal.” Resource, Conservation, and Recycling 17 (1996): 97-107

Stanaland, B., S.K. Misra, E. Segarra, and R. Lacewell. “Producer Response to a Subsidized Agricultural Water Conservation Loan Program.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 9(1996): 79-87.

Stoecker, A.L., A. Seidmann, and G.S. Lloyd. “A Linear Dynamic Programming Approach to Irrigation System Management with Depleting Groundwater.” Management Science 31(April 1985): 422-434.

Terrell, B., P. Johnson, and E. Segarra. “Depletion of the Ogallala Aquifer: Economic Impact on the Texas High Plains.” Water Policy 4(July 2002):33-46.

Ulibarri, C.A., D. Willis, and H. Seeley. “Farm Profitability and BUREC Water Subsidies: A Regional Linear Programming Analysis.” Contemporary Economics Policy 16(October 1998):442-451

Watson, S., E. Segarra, R. Lascano, K. Bronson, and A. M. Schubert. “Guidelines for Recommending Precision Agriculture in Southern Crops.” Journal of Extension, 43(2, 2005): 2RIB7 (www.joe.org).

Willis, D., and N. K. Whittlesey. “The Effect of Stochastic Irrigation Demands and Surface Water Supplies on On-Farm Water Management.” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 23(July 1998):206-224.

Willis, D., and N.K. Whittlesey. “Water Management Policies for Stream Flow Augmentation in an Irrigated River Basin.” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 23(July 1998):170-190.

Willis, D., J. Caldas, W. M. Frasier, N.K. Whittlesey, and J. Hamilton. “The Effects of Water Rights and Irrigation Technology and Streamflow Augmentation Cost in the Snake River Basin.” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 23(July 1998):225-243.

Willis, D.B., M. Britt, and O. Ramirez. “Electricity Rates, Input Use and Irrigated Cotton Profitability: A Hedonic Versus Traditional Profit Maximization Approach.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources. 16: (Dec. 2003).

Yu, M., E. Segarra, R. Lascano, and J. Booker. “Economic Impacts of Precision Farming in Irrigated Cotton Production.” Texas Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources 16(2003): 1-14.

Yu, M., F. Ewell, E. Segarra, R. Lascano, J. Booker, and X. Yu. “Economic Impacts of Precision Farming in Corn Production.” Southwestern Journal of Economics, 2006 (in press).