College of Agricultural Sciences Personnel Profile
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Mark E Uchanski
Horticulture and Landscape Architecture
College of Agricultural Sciences

Phone:
970-491-4885
Education:
  • Ph D, Univ of Illinois in Urbana; Curriculum and Instruction
  • BS, Univ of Illinois in Urbana; Horticulture

Mark Uchanski moved to Las Cruces, NM in early 2008 from central Illinois after completing his Ph.D. in horticulture. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Horticulture at CSU.

Uchanski, Mark E, III, Antonio Rios, , KILLED COVER CROP RESIDUE IMPACTS ON SOIL MOISTURE IN AN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURAL SYSTEM

Short report: An in vitro method to rescue embryos of horseradish (Armoracia rusticana), a reputedly sterile plant

Uchanski, Mark E, (2016) "Topics in Vegetable Production: Volume I - Fact Sheets" Colorado State University 226

McCarver, Katie, Lombard, Kevin, Stanford, M. Lois, (2016) "Capacity Building of Female Farmers' Group Through the Use of Bio-Fertilizers in an Off-Season Vegetable System in Shankapur, Nepal" Proceedings of the ASHS Annual Meeting

Rudolph, Rachel E, Sams, Carl, Steiner, Robert, Thomas, Stephen H, Walker, Stephanie, Uchanski, Mark E, (2015) Biofumigation performance of four brassica crops in a green chile pepper (Capsicum annuum) rotation system in southern New Mexico HortScience 50 2 247–253

Uchanski, Mark E, Grover, Kulbhushan, VanLeeuwen, Dawn, Goss, Ryan, (2015) Integrating Hoop House Construction and Environmental Data Interpretation into an Undergraduate General Education Plant Science Course HortTechnology 25 2 247–252

Uchanski, Mark E, Grover, Kulbhushan, VanLeeuwen, Dawn, Goss, Ryan M, (2015) Integrating Hoop House Construction and Environmental Data Interpretation into an Undergraduate General Education Plant Science Course Hort Technology 25 2 247-252

Rudolph, Rachel, Sams, Carl E., Steiner, Robert L., Thomas, Stephen, Walker, Stephanie, Uchanski, Mark E, (2015) Biofumigation performance of four Brassica crops in a green chile pepper (Capsicum annuum) rotation system in southern New Mexico HortScience 50 247-253

Uchanski, Mark E, (2014) Associate Editor-Food Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal Food Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 3 3

Idowu, Omololu John, Schutte, Brian J, Uchanski, Mark E, Grover, Kulbhushan, (2014) "Crop performance, weed community and soil changes in an irrigated organic transition field in the southwestern USA" ASA, CSSA, & SSSA International Annual Meeting

Uchanski, Mark E, (2014) Onion impPIPE: a coordinated effort to improve the management of onion thrips and Iris yellow spot virus for the U.S. onion industry Plant Health Progress 15 4 172-182

Hecher, Emmanuel Alves Dos Santos, , Falk, Constance L, Enfield, Juliette, Guldan, Steven J, Uchanski, Mark E, (2014) The Economics of Low-cost High Tunnels for Winter Vegetable Production in the Southwestern United States HortTechnology 24 1 7–15

Hecher, Emmanuel Alves, Falk, Constance L, Enfield, Juliette, Guldan, Steven J., Uchanski, Mark E, (2014) The economics of low cost high tunnels for winter vegetable production in the southwestern United States. HortTechnology 24(1) 7-15

Uchanski, Mark E, (2014) "Topics in vegetable crop management: volume IV" New Mexico State University

Lillywhite, Jay M., Simonsen, Jennifer E., Uchanski, Mark E, (2013) Spicy pepper consumption and preferences in the United States HortTechnology 23(6)

Walker, Stephanie, Funk, Paul, Herbon, Ryan, Uchanski, Mark E, (2013) Chili peppers: Challenges and advances in transitioning harvesting of New Mexico’s signature crop Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science

Uchanski, Mark E, Blalock, Adam, (2013) Ethephon improved pigmentation but had no effect on cayenne pepper fruit yield in southern New Mexico HortScience 48 6 738–741

Lillywhite, Jay M, Simonsen, Jennifer E, Uchanski, Mark E, (2013) Spicy Pepper Consumption and Preferences in the United States HortTechnology 23 6 868–876

(2013) "Biofumigant performance of four Brassica crops in an irrigated chile pepper rotation system" HortScience 48(9):S347 (abstr.)

Schwartz, Schwartz F., Uchanski, Mark E, (2013) "Onion Health Management and Production: Alternative Onion Production Systems section" Colorado State University 104 pages (Uchanski= 25-27)

Schwartz, Howard F., Uchanski, Mark E, (2013) "Onion pest management strategies strategic plan"

Walker, Stephanie J, Uchanski, Mark E, Jimenez, Del, others, , (2012) Hoop house vegetable production NM State University, Cooperative Extension Service; College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences

Berba, Kenneth J, Uchanski, Mark E, (2012) Post-harvest physiology of microgreens J. Young Investig 24 1–5

Uchanski, Mark E, Cramer, Christopher, (2012) "Pest monitoring in New Mexico commercial onion fields" 2012 National Allium Research Conference Proceedings 41

Uchanski, Mark E, Cramer, Christopher, (2012) "The history of onions in New Mexico" 2012 National Allium Research Conference Proceedings 27

Uchanski, Mark E, Rios, Antonio, (2012) "Killed cover crop residues for onion moisture management in the desert southwest" New Mexico State University

Deb, S. K., Shukla, Manoj K., Uchanski, Mark E, Bosland, Paul, (2012) "Evaluation of compensated root water uptake pattern of greenhouse drip irrigated chile" Proceedings of the ASABE Conference November 2-6 2012 Orlando, FL

Uchanski, Mark E, Benitez, Jorge Alex, Medina, Eduardo, Gutierrez, Paul, Grover, Kulbhushan, Falk, Constance L, (2012) "Organic broccoli production at New Mexico State University" Proceedings of the 6th National Small Farm Conference September 18-20, 2012

Berba, Kenneth J., Uchanski, Mark E, (2012) Post-harvest physiology of microgreens Journal of Young Investigators 24 Issue 1 5

Enfield, Enfield, Uchanski, Mark E, (2012) "Winter production of leafy greens in New Mexico using high tunnels" HortScience 47 9 S252-S253

Walker, Stephanie, Uchanski, Mark E, Jimenez, Del Donald, (2012) "Hoop House Vegetable Production. Guide H-252. "

Uchanski, Mark E, (2012) "Topics in Vegetable Crops Management: Post Harvest Considerations" II 100

Walker, Stephanie, Thomas, Stephen, Uchanski, Mark E, (2012) "Evaluations of chloropicrin fumigants for management of soil-borne pathogens in chile (Capsicum annuum L.)" New Mexico Chile Association 33

Uchanski, Mark E, (2011) "Brassica Biofumigation in Arid Agricultural Systems: An Overview. " pp. 402-209

Diaz, Samuel, Uchanski, Mark E, (2011) "Effect of Rotational Crop Residues on Chile (Capsicum annuum) Germination and Vigor." Hortscience 46(9) S276

Uchanski, Mark E, Blalock, Adam, (2011) "Synchronizing Cayenne Chile Pepper Development for Mechanical Harvest." HortScience 46(9) S354

Uchanski, Mark E, (2010) "Biofumigation Potential and Considerations for the Desert Southwest" 45 8 S75–S75

Walker, Stephanie, Uchanski, Mark E, (2010) "Evaluation of Chloropicrin Soil Fumigants for Management of Soilborne Pathogens in Chile (Capsicum annuum L.)" 45 8 S271–S271

Rios, Antonio, Uchanski, Mark E, (2010) "Killed Cover Crop Residue Impacts on Onion Growth and Management in Semi-arid New Mexico" 45 8 S310–S311

Berba, Kenneth J, Uchanski, Mark E, (2010) "Quantification of Postharvest Respiration Rates for Specialty Cut Greens" 45 8 S176–S177

Uchanski, Mark E, Norton, Margaret A, Skirvin, Robert M, (2009) "Development of a PCR-based Protocol for in Planta Detection of Pathogens in Asymptomatic Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) Tissues" 44 4 1068–1068

Uchanski, Mark E, (2009) "Evaluation of Aminoethoxyvinylglycine (AVG) for Flower Retention in Paprika (Capsicum annuum L.)" 44 4 1128–1128

Shehata, Ashraf, Mulwa, Richard, Babadoost, Mohammad, Uchanski, Mark E, Norton, Margaret A, Skirvin, Robert, Walters, S Alan, (2009) Horseradish: botany, horticulture, breeding Horticultural Reviews, Volume 35 221–261

Uchanski, Mark E, Norton, Margaret A, Skirvin, Robert M, (2009) "Yield and Quality of Pathogen-free Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) Planting Stock: Implications for a Certification Program" 44 4 1067–1067

Coyner, MR, Skirvin, RM, Norton, MA, Uchanski, ME, (2008) Assessment of genetic variation among thornless blackberries (Rubus spp.) using random amplified polymorphic DNA The Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology 83 5 543–548

Diaz-Barrita, AJ, Norton, M, Martinez-Peniche, RA, Uchanski, Mark E, Mulwa, R, Skirvin, RM, (2008) The Use of Thermotherapy and in vitro Meristem Culture to Produce Virus-Free ‘Chancellor’Grapevines International Journal of Fruit Science 7 3 15–25

Uchanski, Mark E, (2007) "Yield and quality of pathogen-free horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) planting stock" ProQuest

Ozgur, M, Shehata, AM, Skirvin, RM, Norton, MA, Mulwa, RMS, Uchanski, Mark E, Hamblin, AM, Babadoost, M, (2004) An in vitro method to rescue embryos of horseradish, a reputedly sterile plant Journal of vegetable crop production 10 2 99–105

Uchanski, Mark E, Skirvin, RM, Norton, MA, (2002) "The use of in vitro thermotherapy to obtain Turnip mosaic virus-free horseradish plants" 175–179

Norton, M, Uchanski, Mark E, Scoggins, K, Skirvin, RM, (2001) Tissue culture project progress Horseradish Research Review and Proceedings from the Horseradish Growers School. University of Illinois Ext 18–20

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