fosheeWheeler G. Foshee

Associate Professor

View Horticulture

EDUCATION

B.S. Auburn University
M.S. Mississippi State University
Ph.D. Auburn University


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2008 – Present
Associate Professor
2003 – 2008
Assistant Professor
1995 – 2003
Pesticide Education Specialist, Entomology & Plant Pathology Department, Auburn University.
1991 – 1995
Extension Associate, Department of Entomology, Auburn University.

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS

Auburn University Alumni Undergraduate Outstanding Teaching Award. 2010.


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Society of Horticultural Science
Weed Science Society
Southern Region – – Weed Science Society

Responsibilities include vegetable production systems, pecan pest management, vegetable and fruit pest management.

• HORT 4000 Pesticide Management in Horticulture (Fall)
• HORT 5130/6130 Sustainable Vegetable Crop Production (Spring; Summer)
• HORT 2030 Vegetable Production (Fall, Spring, Summer)

  • Foshee W.G., T.A. Monday, E.K. Blythe and G. Wehtje. Response of Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus) to Preemergence Herbicides and Nonionic Surfactants Applied Through Drip Irrigation Under Low-Density Polyethylene Mulch. International Journal of Weed Science and Technology. Vol. 3 (1), pp. 077-083, March, 2020.
  • Hand, L.C., W.G. Foshee III, T.A. Monday and J.L. Sibley. 2018. Long-term Weed Control for Landscape Pecan (Carya illinoinensis) Trees. J. Environ. Hort. 36(2)82-85. June 2018.
  • Hand, L.C., W.G. Foshee III, T.A. Monday, D.E. Wells, and D.P. Delaney. 2018. Preemergence Herbicides Applied Pre- and Postcrimp in a Rye Cover Crop System for Control of Escape Weeds in Watermelon. HortTechnology 28: 117-120.
  • Pek, Z, L. Helyes, G. Gyulai, WG Foshee, HG Daood, J. Lau, S Vinogradov, A. Bittsanszky, W. Goff, and L. Waters, Jr. 2016. Molecular profiling – fruit carotenoids components of six American heirloom tomatoes (Solanum lycopersicum). J. Forensic Biomed, Vol 7(2). Accepted date: 4 June 2016.
  • Monday, T.A., W.G. Foshee III, E.K. Blythe, G.R. Wehtje, and C.H. Gilliam. 2015. Yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus) control and tomato response to application methods of drip-applied herbicides in polyethylene-mulched tomato. Weed Tech. Vol. 29:625-632.