Teryl Roper

Plants, Soils, and Climate

Professor, Pomology


Teryl R. Roper

Contact Information

Office Location: AGRS 114
Phone: 435-797-8698
Email: teryl.roper@usu.edu

Educational Background

PhD, Horticulture, (Pomology), Washington State University, 1987
MS, Botany, Brigham Young University, 1983
BS, Botany, Brigham Young University, 1981

Teaching Interests

Fruit Production

Publications | Books

      Publications | Book Chapters

    • Roper, T.R, Black, B.L, (2011). Plant Growth Regulators and Thinning: Utah-Colorado Commercial Tree Fruit Production Guide. Utah State University Extension and Western Colorado Research Center, Colorado State University *

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Fact Sheets

      An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

      Publications | Curriculum

      • Black, B.L, Roper, T.R, Heflebower, R.F, Pace, M., Worwood, D.R, Murray, M., (2011). Growing Fruit Trees: Utah State University Master Gardener Manual. USU Extension *

      An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

      Publications | Journal Articles

      Academic Journal

      • Ernst, T., Rowley, S.D, Black, B.L, Roper, T.R, (2012). Reviewing potential local fruit markets: A Utah case study. Journal of the American Pomological Society, 66:1, 16-22.
      • Roper, T.R, (2008). Mineral nutrition of cranberry: What we know and what we thought we knew. . Acta Horticulturae, 810, 613-625.
      • Roper, T.R, (2005). Performance of Apple Cultivars in the 1995 NE-183 Regional Project Planting: I. Growth and Yield Characteristics.. J. Amer. Pom. Soc, 59:1, 18-27.
      • Roper, T.R, (2004). Effect of Cultivar and Site on Fruit Quality as Demonstrated by the NE-183 Regional Project on Apple Cultivars. . HortTechnology, 15:4, 886-895.
      • Al-Hinai, Y.K, Roper, T.R, (2004). Rootstock effects on growth, cell number and cell size of ‘Gala’ apples.. J. Amer.Soc. Hort. Sci., 129, 37-41.
      • Al-Hinai, Y.K, Roper, T.R, (2004). Rootstock effects on growth and quality of ‘Gala’ apples. . HortScience, 39, 1231-1233.
      • Natvig, E.E, Ingham, S.C, Ingham, B.H, Cooperband, L.R, Roper, T.R, (2002). Salmonella enterica of root and leaf vegetables grown in soils with incorporated Bovine manure.. Applied & Environmental Microbiology, 68, 2737-2744.
      • Aguirre, P.B, Al-Hinai, Y.K, Roper, T.R, Krueger, A.R, (2001). Apple tree rootstock and nitrogen fertilizer application timing affect nitrogen uptake. HortScience36, 1202-1205.

      An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

      Publications | Other

      Bulletins

        An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

        Teaching

        PSC 1800 - Introduction to Horticulture, Spring 2020
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2020
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Fall 2019
        PSC 1800 - Introduction to Horticulture, Spring 2019
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2019
        PSC 1800 - Introduction to Horticulture, Spring 2018
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2018
        PSC 1800 - Introduction to Horticulture, Spring 2017
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2017
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2016
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2016
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2015
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2015
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2014
        PSC 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014
        PSC 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2014
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Spring 2014
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2014
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Fall 2013
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Fall 2013
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2013
        PSC 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013
        PSC 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2013
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Spring 2013
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Spring 2013
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2013
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2013
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2012
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Fall 2012
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2012
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2012
        PSC 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2012
        PSC 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2012
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2012
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Spring 2012
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Spring 2012
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Spring 2012
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2012
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2012
        PSC 7900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2012
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Zone Fruit Production, Spring 2012
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Fall 2011
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2011
        PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2011
        PSC 4900 - Special Problems, Summer 2011
        PSC 6900 - Special Problems in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2011
        PSC 7990 - CONT GRAD ADVISEMENT, Spring 2011
        PSC 4250 - PSC INTERNSHIP, Spring 2011
        PSC 4890 - Senior Seminar, Spring 2011
        PSC 4890 - SENIOR SEMINAR (CI), Spring 2011
        PSC 6900 - SP: FRUIT PRODUCTION, Spring 2011
        PSC 6900 - SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2011
        PSC 4200 - Temperate Fruit Production, Spring 2011
        PSC 4200 - TEMPERATE FRUIT PRODUCTION, Spring 2011

        Extension

        Fruit crop education, 2016 - 2020
        Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program, 2014 - 2014