Dr Greg Constable: cotton researcher.
Dr Greg Constable: leading cotton research
Dr Greg Constable is a leader in cotton research, investigating plant breeding, genetically modified cotton varieties, higher yield management packages, improved sustainability and reducing insecticide use.
Dr Greg Constable: publishing history, 2003-09
Conaty WC, Tan DKY, Constable GA, Sutton BG, Field DJ and Mamun EA. 2008. Genetic variation for waterlogging tolerance in cotton. Journal of Cotton Science. 12: 53–61.
Duggan Brian L, Yeates Stephen J and Constable Greg A. 2008. Bed preparation techniques and herbicide tolerance technology for tropical dry season cotton production. Tropical Agriculture. (Trinidad). 82(3). 233-240.
Duggan BL, Yeates SJ, Gaff N and Constable GA. 2008. Phosphorus fertilizer requirements and nutrient uptake of irrigated dry-season cotton grown on virgin soil in tropical Australia. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 39: 282-301.
Constable GA and Higgins TJ. 2007.Cottoning on to GM crops in Australia. Journal of Biolaw and Business. (in press).
Constable GA, Preston C and Gupta VVSR. 2007. GM Cotton: benefits, risks and challenges. Invited review paper for Journal of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science. 20: 28-32.
Charles GW, Constable GA, Llewellyn DJ and Hickman MA. 2007. Tolerance of cotton expressing a 2,4-D detoxification gene to 2,4-D applied in the field. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 58: 780-787.
Chen D, Freney JR, Rochester I, Constable GA, Mosier AR and PM Chalk. 2007. Evaluation of a polyolefin coated urea (Meister) as a fertilizer for irrigated cotton. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 81: 245-254.
Llewellyn, DJ, Tyson, C, Constable, GA, Duggan, B, Beale, S and Steel, P. 2007. Containment of regulated GM cotton under Australian conditions. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment. 121: 419-429.
Llewellyn, DJ, Amarasinghe, R, Faivre-Nitschke, E, Yingru Wu, Udall, J, Dennis, E and Constable, GA. 2007. Genomic approaches to the discovery of promoters for sustained expression in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) under field conditions: expression analysis in transgenic cotton and Arabidopsis of a Rubisco small subunit promoter identified using EST sequence analysis and cDNA microarrays. Plant Biotechnology. 23: 437-450.
Whitehouse MEA, Wilson LJ, Constable GA. 2007. Target and non-target effects on the invertebrate community of Vip cotton, a new insecticidal transgenic. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 58: 273-285.
Knox OG, Constable GA, Pyke B and Gupta VSR, Vadakattu GVSR. 2006. Environmental impact of conventional and Bt insecticidal cotton expressing one and two Cry genes in Australia. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 57: 501-9.
Stiller WN, Read JJ, Constable GA and Reid PE. 2005. Selection for water use efficiency traits in a cotton breeding program: Cultivar differences. Crop Science. 45: 1107-1113.
Yeates SJ, Constable GA and McCumstie T. 2005. Cotton growth and yield after seed treatment with Mepiquat chloride in the tropical winter season. Field Crops Research. 93: 122-131.
Higgins TJ, Constable G. 2004. Development, regulation and use of genetically modified crops in Australia. Farm Policy Journal. 1: 14-20.
Stiller WN, Reid PE, Constable GA. 2004. Maturity and leaf shape as traits influencing cotton cultivar adaptation to dryland conditions. Agronomy Journal. 96: 656-664.
Stiller WN, Read JJ, Constable GA, Reid PE. 2005. Selection for water use efficiency traits in a cotton breeding program: cultivars differences. Crop Science. 45: 1107-1113.
Yeates SJ, Constable GA, McCumstie T. 2005. Cotton growth and yield after seed treatment with mepiquat chloride in the tropical winter season. Field Crops Research. 93: 122-131.
Constable GJ. 2009. Breeding as a business - return on R&D investment in crop improvement. Proceedings 14th Australasian Plant Breeding Conference and 11th SABRAO Conference. Cairns. 10-14 August 2009.
Stiller WN, Constable GA and Reid PR. 2009. Resistance to the new Australian strain of Fusarium wilt among non-cultivated Gossypium. Proceedings 14th Australasian Plant Breeding Conference and 11th SABRAO Conference. Cairns. 10-14 August 2009.
Constable GA and Bange MP. 2007. Producing and preserving fiber quality: from the seed to the bale. Proceedings of the World Cotton Research Conference-4, Lubbock TX, Sept 10-14, 2007. Stephens M. (ed). Lubbock, TX.
Constable GA, Reid PE and Stiller WNM. 2007. Breeding for resistance to a new strain of Fusarium wilt in Australia. Proceedings of the World Cotton Research Conference-4, Lubbock TX, Sept 10-14, 2007. Stephens M (ed). Lubbock TX.
Roberts GN, Constable GA. 2003. Impact of crop management on cotton crop maturity and yield. In: Proceedings 11th Australian Agronomy Conference. Geelong, Victoria. 2-6 February 2003.
Rochester IJ, Constable GJ. 2003. Leaf nutrient concentrations in cotton cultivars grown on slightly sodic soils. In: Swanepoel A. (ed). Cotton Production for the New Millenium: Proceedings 3rd World Cotton Conference. Capetown, South Africa. 9-13 March 2003. CD. Pp. 681-685.