Paul Esker

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Field Crop Pathology

Paul Esker

Publication Tags

Soybeans Meta Analysis Fungicides Crops Seeds Wheat Loss Plant Diseases And Disorders Crop Deoxynivalenol Plant Diseases Fusarium Head Blight Pathogens Corn Cultivars Pathogen Pests Disease Control Pest Triazoles Food Phytophthora Acetates Malus Seedlings

Most Recent Papers

Neonicotinoid seed treatments of soybean provide negligible benefits to US farmers

Spyridon Mourtzinis, Christian H. Krupke, Paul D. Esker, Adam Varenhorst, Nicholas J. Arneson, Carl A. Bradley, Adam M. Byrne, Martin I. Chilvers, Loren J. Giesler, Ames Herbert, Yuba R. Kandel, Maciej J. Kazula, Catherine Hunt, Laura E. Lindsey, Sean Malone, Daren S. Mueller, Seth Naeve, Emerson Nafziger, Dominic D. Reisig, William J. Ross, Devon R. Rossman, Sally Taylor, Shawn P. Conley, 2019, Scientific reports

Manipulating Wild and Tamed Phytobiomes: Challenges and Opportunities

Terrence H Bell, Kevin Hockett, Ricardo Ivan Alcalá-Briseño, Mary Barbercheck, Gwyn A Beattie, Mary Ann Bruns, John Carlson, Taejung Chung, Alyssa Collins, Bryan Emmett, Paul Esker, karen Garrett, Leland Glenna, Beth K. Gugino, Maria del Mar Jimenez Gasco, Linda Kinkel, Jasna Kovac, Kurt Kowalski, Gretchen Kuldau, Johan Leveau, Matthew Michalska-Smith, Jessica Myrick, Kari Peter, Maria Vivanco Salazar, Ashley Shade, Nejc Stopnisek, Xiaoqing Tan, Amy Welty, Kyle Wickings, Etienne Yergeau, 2019, Phytobiomes Journal

Genetic diversity and geographic distribution of Bemisia tabaci and Trialeurodes vaporariorum in Costa Rica

Natalia M. Barboza, Paul Esker, Alice K. Inoue-Nagata, Enrique Moriones, 2019, Annals of Applied Biology on p. 248-261

The global burden of pathogens and pests on major food crops

Serge Savary, Laetitia Willocquet, Sarah Jane Pethybridge, Paul Esker, Neil McRoberts, Andy Nelson, 2019, Nature Ecology and Evolution on p. 430-439

Effects of Pre- and Postanthesis Applications of Demethylation Inhibitor Fungicides on Fusarium Head Blight and Deoxynivalenol in Spring and Winter Wheat

Pierce A. Paul, Carl A. Bradley, Laurence V. Madden, Felipe Dalla Lana, Gary C. Bergstrom, Ruth Dill-Macky, Kiersten A. Wise, Paul D. Esker, Marcia McMullen, Arvydas Grybauskas, William W. Kirk, Eugene Milus, Kay Ruden, 2018, Plant disease on p. 2500-2510

Meta-Analysis of the Effects of QoI and DMI Fungicide Combinations on Fusarium Head Blight and Deoxynivalenol in Wheat

P. A. Paul, C. A. Bradley, L. V. Madden, F. Dalla Lana, G. C. Bergstrom, R. Dill-Macky, P. D. Esker, K. A. Wise, M. McMullen, A. Grybauskas, W. W. Kirk, E. Milus, K. Ruden, 2018, Plant disease on p. 2602-2615

Concepts, approaches, and avenues for modelling crop health and crop losses

Serge Savary, Andrew D. Nelson, Annika Djurle, Paul Esker, Adam Sparks, Lilian Amorim, Armando Bergamin Filho, Tito Caffi, Nancy Castilla, Karen Garrett, Neil McRoberts, Vittorio Rossi, Jonathan Yuen, Laetitia Willocquet, 2018, European Journal of Agronomy on p. 4-18

Perceptions of midwestern crop advisors and growers on foliar fungicide adoption and use in maize

P. D. Esker, D. A. Shah, C. A. Bradley, S. P. Conley, P. A. Paul, A. E. Robertson, 2018, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 1078-1088

Statistical power in plant pathology research

David H. Gent, Paul D. Esker, Alissa B. Kriss, 2018, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 15-22

Distribution and diversity of begomoviruses in tomato and sweet pepper plants in Costa Rica

N. Barboza, M. Blanco-Meneses, P. Esker, E. Moriones, A. K. Inoue-Nagata, 2018, Annals of Applied Biology on p. 20-32

Most-Cited Papers

Efficacy and stability of integrating fungicide and cultivar resistance to manage fusarium head blight and deoxynivalenol in wheat

K. T. Willyerd, C. Li, L. V. Madden, C. A. Bradley, G. C. Bergstrom, L. E. Sweets, M. Mcmullen, J. K. Ransom, A. Grybauskas, L. Osborne, S. N. Wegulo, D. E. Hershman, K. Wise, W. W. Bockus, D. Groth, R. Dill-Macky, E. Milus, P. D. Esker, K. D. Waxman, E. A. Adee, S. E. Ebelhar, B. G. Young, P. A. Paul, 2012, Plant disease on p. 957-967

Soybean yield loss estimates due to diseases in the United States and Ontario, Canada, from 2010 to 2014

Tom W. Allen, Carl A. Bradley, Adam J. Sisson, Emmanuel Byamukama, Martin I. Chilvers, Cliff M. Coker, Alyssa Anne Collins, John P. Damicone, Anne E. Dorrance, Nicholas S. Dufault, Paul Esker, Travis R. Faske, Loren J. Giesler, Arvydas P. Grybauskas, Donald E. Hershman, Clayton A. Hollier, Tom Isakeit, Douglas J. Jardine, Heather M. Kelly, Robert C. Kemerait, Nathan M. Kleczewski, Steve R. Koenning, James E. Kurle, Dean K. Malvick, Samuel G. Markell, Hillary L. Mehl, Daren S. Mueller, John D. Mueller, Robert P. Mulrooney, Berlin D. Nelson, Melvin A. Newman, Larry Osborne, Charles Overstreet, Guy B. Padgett, Patrick M. Phipps, Paul P. Price, Edward J. Sikora, Damon L. Smith, Terry N. Spurlock, Connie A. Tande, Albert U. Tenuta, Kiersten A.Wise, J. Allen Wrather, 2017, Plant Health Progress on p. 19-27

Meta-analysis of yield response of hybrid field corn to foliar fungicides in the U.S. corn belt

P. A. Paul, L. V. Madden, C. A. Bradley, A. E. Robertson, G. P. Munkvold, G. Shaner, K. A. Wise, D. K. Malvick, T. W. Allen, A. Grybauskas, P. Vincelli, P. Esker, 2011, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 1122-1132

Genetic gain × management interactions in soybean

Scott C. Rowntree, Justin J. Suhre, Nicholas H. Weidenbenner, Eric W. Wilson, Vince M. Davis, Seth L. Naeve, Shaun N. Casteel, Brian W. Diers, Paul D. Esker, James E. Specht, Shawn P. Conley, 2013, Crop Science on p. 1128-1138

Biology, yield loss and control of sclerotinia stem rot of soybean

Angelique J. Peltier, Carl A. Bradley, Martin I. Chilvers, Dean K. Malvick, Daren S. Mueller, Kiersten A. Wise, Paul D. Esker, 2012, Journal of Integrated Pest Management

The global burden of pathogens and pests on major food crops

Serge Savary, Laetitia Willocquet, Sarah Jane Pethybridge, Paul Esker, Neil McRoberts, Andy Nelson, 2019, Nature Ecology and Evolution on p. 430-439

Meta-analysis to determine the effects of plant disease management measures

Henry K. Ngugi, Paul D. Esker, Harald Scherm, 2011, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 31-41

Oomycete species associated with soybean seedlings in North America-part I

J. Alejandro Rojas, Janette L. Jacobs, Stephanie Napieralski, Behirda Karaj, Carl A. Bradley, Thomas Chase, Paul D. Esker, Loren J. Giesler, Doug J. Jardine, Dean K. Malvick, Samuel G. Markell, Berlin D. Nelson, Alison E. Robertson, John C. Rupe, Damon L. Smith, Laura E. Sweets, Albert U. Tenuta, Kiersten A. Wise, Martin I. Chilvers, 2017, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 280-292

The Uniqueness of the Soybean Rust Pathosystem

X. Li, P. D. Esker, Z. Pan, A. P. Dias, L. Xue, X. B. Yang, 2010, Plant disease on p. 796-806

Soybean yield partitioning changes revealed by genetic gain and seeding rate interactions

Justin J. Suhre, Nicholas H. Weidenbenner, Scott C. Rowntree, Eric W. Wilson, Seth L. Naeve, Shawn P. Conley, Shaun N. Casteel, Brian W. Diers, Paul D. Esker, James E. Specht, Vince M. Davis, 2014, Agronomy Journal on p. 1631-1642