Thomas B. Voigt

Professor

Education

  • B.S.: Recreation and Park Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — 1974
  • B.S.: Ornamental Horticulture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — 1979
  • M.S.: Horticulture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — 1981
  • Ph.D.: Horticulture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — 1995

Academic Positions

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Horticulture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1979 - 1980)
  • Horticulture Instructor, Logan Correctional Center, Lincoln, IL (1981 - 1985)
  • Horticulture Instructor, Joliet Junior College, Joliet, IL (1985 - 1987)
  • Research Specialist and Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (1987 - 1992)
  • Senior Research Specialist and Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (1992 - 1996)
  • Principal Research Specialist and Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (1996 - 1998)
  • Assistant Professor and Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (1998 - 2004)
  • Associate Professor and Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2004 - present)

Honors, Recognition, and Outstanding Achievements

  • Distinguished Service Award, Illinois Turfgrass Foundation - 2002
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Extension, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences - 2002

Selected Articles in Journals

  • Voigt, T. 1998. An evaluation of native Midwestern plants for use in the golf course landscape. On Course. 51(12):6-32.
  • Dinelli, D. and T. Voigt. 1998. New short game complex at North Shore Country Club. On Course. 52(1):12-24.
  • Voigt, T. 1998. LIST - Low input sustainable turf. 1998 University of Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Cooperative Extension Service. Horticulture Series 80.
  • Voigt, T. 1998. Fine fescue cultivar recommendations. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 1.
  • Voigt, T, B. Branham, T. Fermanian, and B. Spangenberg. 1998. Spring, 1998. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 2.
  • Voigt, T, B. Branham, and B. Spangenberg. 1998. Stemmy turf and postemergence annual grass control. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 3.
  • Voigt, T and B. Branham. 1998. Wet spring encourages yellow nutsedge invasion. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 4.
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, T. Fermanian, and B. Branham. 1999. Postemergence control of annual grassy weeds. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 4.
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, and B. Spangenberg. 1999. Wet spring - shallow roots - localized dry spot. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 3.
  • Voigt, T.B. Spangenberg, B. Branham, and T. Fermanian. 1999. Bulb-forming weeds in turf. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 2.
  • Branham, B. and T. Voigt. 1999. Annual bluegrass seedhead control. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 1.
  • Voigt, T. 1999. A baker's dozen. On Course. Vol. 52: 8. page 6.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., A.M. Hamblin, and T.B. Voigt, 2000. To blend or not to blend. On Course. 54(4):7-12.
  • Cella, L., and T. Voigt. 2000. News from NCR 192. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 4.
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, and B. Branham. 2000. The return of the black cutworm. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 3.
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, and H. Wilkinson. 2000. Powdery mildew. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 2.
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, and B. Branham. 2000. Sunshine go away today. Turfgrass Tips. Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. No. 1.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. Evaluation of native Midwestern plants at three Chicago-area golf courses. On Course. May. Pp.10-16.
  • Kane, R. and T. Voigt. 2002. The grassy knoll: can we improve long-rough and naturalized areas on golf courses? On Course. 56(6): 9-12.
  • Voigt, T. and D. Dinelli. 2004. A final report: the NTEP putting green at North Shore Country Club. On Course. 57(9):15-20.
  • Voigt, T. 2005. Un-mowed rough: Research update. On Course. June 2005. 59(1):7-9, 11, 13-15.
  • Popular and Newsletter Articles (since 1998)
  • Voigt, T. and L. Cella. 2000. Turf Species Use and Identification Website. (http://www.turf.uiuc.edu/NCR-192/NCR192%20Web/frameone.htm)
  • Cella, L., T. Voigt, D. Weisenberger, B. Branham, T. Fermanian, and B. Spangenberg. 2000. Turf Weed Identification and Control Website. (http://www.turf.uiuc.edu./weed_web/index.htm)
  • Websites, Slide Sets, Film Strips, Study Guides (since 1998)
  • Kane, R., T. Voigt, H. Wilkinson, P. Nixon, B. Paulsrud, and D. Edwards. 1998. Managing weeds, insect pests, and plant diseases in turfgrass. In Illinois Commercial Landscape and Turf Pest Management Handbook 1998-1999. University of Illinois College of Agriculture, and Cooperative Extension Service. Urbana, IL.
  • Voigt, T., H. Wilkinson, R. Kane, P. Nixon, B. Paulsrud, and D. Edwards. 2000. Managing weeds, insect pests, and plant diseases in turfgrass. In 2000 Commercial Landscape and Turf Pest Management Handbook. University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, and University of Illinois Extension. Urbana, IL.
  • Voigt, T., H. Wilkinson, R. Kane, P. Nixon, B. Paulsrud, and D. Edwards. 2000. Managing weeds, insect pests, and plant diseases in turfgrass. In 2000 Commercial Landscape and Turf Pest Management Handbook. University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and environmental Sciences, and University of Illinois Extension. Urbana, IL.
  • Campbell, G.E., R.J. Brazee, A.G. Endress, T.B. Voigt, D.F. Warnock, and J.L. Hall. 2001. The Illinois green industry. Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences, UIUC.)
  • Voigt, T., H. Wilkinson, R. Kane, P. Nixon, and B. Paulsrud. 2003. Managing weeds, insect pests, and plant diseases in turfgrass. p. 1-19. In Commercial Landscape and Turfgrass Pest Management Handbook 2003. University of Illinois Extension. College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences. Urbana, IL.
  • Voigt, T. and B. Spangenberg. 2004. Controlling weeds in home lawns. In Home, Yard and Garden Pest Guide. Circular c1391. University of Illinois Extension, College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL.
  • Voigt, T., H. Wilkinson, R. Kane, P. Nixon, and B. Paulsrud. 2005. Managing weeds, insect pests, and plant diseases in turfgrass. p. 1-19. In Commercial Landscape and Turfgrass Pest Management Handbook 2003. University of Illinois Extension. College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences. Urbana, IL.
  • Pedersen, D. and T. Voigt. 2005. Identifying turf and grassy weeds in the northern United States. C1393. College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois Extension, Urbana, IL.
  • Circulars (since 1998)
  • Voigt, T. 1998. 1998 Turfgrass extension, teaching, and research activities. 1998 Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Turfgrass Series 1.
  • Voigt, T. 1998. Low maintenance Kentucky bluegrass cultivar evaluation. 1998 University of Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Cooperative Extension Service. Horticulture Series 80.
  • Voigt, T. and D. Lickfeldt. 1998. NTEP high maintenance Kentucky bluegrass trial. 1998 University of Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Cooperative Extension Service. Horticulture Series 80.
  • Cella, L., D. Lickfeldt, and T. Voigt. 1999. Kentucky bluegrass fairway evaluation. 1999 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Turfgrass Series 2: p. 36.
  • Lickfeldt, D., L. Cella, and T. Voigt. 1999. NTEP fairway-height bentgrass trial. 1999 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Turfgrass Series 2: p. 6.
  • Voigt, T. 1999. 1996 NTEP tall fescue trial. 1999 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Turfgrass Series 2: pp. 37-38.
  • Voigt, T. 1999. 1999 Golf course fairway, turfgrass cultivar, and native plant research. 1999 Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Turfgrass Series 3. pp. 6-9.
  • Voigt, T., D. Lickfeldt, L. Cella, and S. Schmitz. 2000. Golf turf, ornamental grass, and turfgrass cultivar research. 2000 NCTE Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois. Turfgrass Series 5:2-3.
  • Voigt, T., L. Cella, and D. Lickfeldt. 2000. 1999 Golf course fairway, turfgrass cultivar, and native plant research. 1999 Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Turfgrass Series 3.2.
  • Voigt, T. and M. Wiesbrook. 2000. Tolerance of ornamental grasses grown in containers to clopyralid. 2000. University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: p. 23.
  • Lickfeldt, D., J. Jones, A. Hamblin, and T. Voigt. 2000. Kentucky bluegrass blends compared with monostands of single varieties. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: pp. 27-28.
  • Voigt, T., L. Cella, C. Rolfe, and S. Schmitz. 2000. Ornamental grass management study. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: p. 20.
  • Cella, L. and T. Voigt. 2000. Evaluation of ball lie on golf course fairways. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: p. 16.
  • Schmitz, S., T. Voigt, B. Branham, and T. Fermanian. 2000. Divot studies. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: pp. 6-8.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. 1996 NTEP tall fescue evaluation. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: pp. 50-51.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. 1998 NTEP fairway bentgrass evaluation. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: p. 49.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. 1998 NTEP bentgrass putting green evaluation. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: p. 48.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. 1998 NTEP fine fescue evaluation. 2000 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 4: pp. 46-47.
  • Voigt, T., D. Lickfeldt, L. Cella, and S. Schmitz. 2000. Golf turf,, ornamental grass,, and turfgrass cultivar research. 2000 NCTE Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois. Turfgrass Series 5:2-3.
  • Voigt, T., D. Lickfeldt, L. Cella, J. Tallarico, E. Heaton, and J. Jones. 2001. 2001 Golf turf, turf cultivar and ornamental grass studies. 2001 Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Turfgrass Series 7:2-5.
  • Tallarico, J., M. Wiesbrook, and T. Voigt. 2001. Tolerance of field-grown ornamental grasses grown to preemergence herbicides. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: p. 39-40.
  • Tallarico, J., J. Jones, T. Voigt, and S. Schmitz. 2001. Ornamental grass management studies. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: p. 38.
  • Schmitz, S., T. Voigt, B. Branham, and T. Fermanian. 2001. Divot repair studies. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: pp. 13-15.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. 1996 NTEP tall fescue evaluation. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: pp. 16-17.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. 1998 NTEP fairway bentgrass evaluation. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: p. 47.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. 1999 NTEP perennial ryegrass evaluation. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: p. 46.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. 1998 NTEP fine fescue evaluation. 2001 University of Illinois Turfgrass, and Landscape Field Day Program. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Horticulture Series 6: pp. 49.
  • Voigt, T. 2002. 1999 NTEP evaluations. 2002 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day Program. Horticulture Series 8. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL. Page 57-64.
  • Heaton, E., T. Voigt, A. Heaton, and S. Long. 2002. Miscanthus: an ornamental energy crop?. 2002. University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day Program. Horticulture Series 8. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL. Page 32.
  • Tallarico, J., M. Wiesbrook, and T. Voigt. 2002. Using Ronstar preemergence herbicide on field-grown ornamental grasses. 2002 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day Program. Horticulture Series 8. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL. Page 27-8.
  • Voigt, T. 2002. 1999 National Turfgrass Evaluation Program perennial ryegrass trial. 2002 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day Program. Horticulture Series 8. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL. Page 19.
  • Voigt, T. 2002. 1998 National Turfgrass Evaluation Program fairway bentgrass trial. 2002 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day Program. Horticulture Series 8. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Urbana, IL. Page 18.
  • Voigt, T., S. Schmitz, J. Tallarico, E. Heaton, D. Pool,, and G. Eifert. 2002. 2002 Turfgrass cultivar, ornamental grass, and divot studies. 2002 Illinois Turfgrass Research Report. University of Illinois, Southern Illinois University, Illinois Turfgrass Foundation, and the Chicago District Golf Association, Urbana, IL. Turfgrass Series #9. Pages 8-9.
  • Voigt, T. 2003. Ornamental grasses for Illinois. 2003 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Urbana, Illinois: August 7, 2003. Horticulture Series 10. pp.49-51.
  • Voigt, T. 2003. NTEP evaluations. 2003 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Urbana, Illinois: August 7, 2003. Horticulture Series 10. pp.20-24.
  • Sharp, W., F.W. Simmons, T.B. Voigt, T.W. Fermanian, and B.E. Branham. 2003. Pendimethalin for Poa annual control - an old dog learns a new trick. 2003 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Urbana, Illinois: August 7, 2003. Horticulture Series 10. pp. 9-11.
  • Eifert, G. and T. Voigt. 2003. Colonial bentgrass studies. 2003 University of Illinois Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day. Urbana, Illinois: August 7, 2003. Horticulture Series 10. p. 6.
  • Pyter, R., T. Voigt, and W. Simmons. 2005. Establishment trials of biofuel crop Miscanthus x giganteus. 2005. University of Illinois Turf and Nursery Field Day Program. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies. Urbana, IL. Pages 46-47.
  • Voigt, T. 2005. National Turfgrass Evaluation Program Cultivar Trials. 2005 University of Illinois Turf and Nursery Field Day Program. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies. Urbana, IL. Pages 26-30.
  • Narra, S., T. Fermanian, and T. Voigt. 2005. Use of sensing techniques in objective turf quality evaluation. 2005. University of Illinois Turf and Nursery Field Day Program. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies. Urbana, IL. Pages 10-12.
  • Fermanian, T., T. Voigt, and W. Sharp. 2005. Roundup ready creeping bentgrass (RRCG) genotype screening. 2005. University of Illinois Turf and Nursery Field Day Program. University of Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies. Urbana, IL. Page 9.
  • Research, Extension, and Progress Reports (since 1998)
  • Voigt, T.B. 1998. Chicago-area superintendents respond to environmental survey. Golf Course Management. 68 (8):67-69.
  • Voigt, T.B. 1999. Managing Midwestern naturalized areas. Golf Course Management. 67(9):59-62.
  • Voigt, T. 1999. Natives in unlikely surroundings. Illinois Steward. Vol. 8(1):4-8.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. Get the most out of cultivar evaluations. Grounds Maintenance. 35(9):36-39.
  • Cella, L. and T.B. Voigt. 2001. The perfect lie. Green Section Record. November/December. 39(6):5-7.
  • Voigt, T. 2001. Native plants for Midwestern golf courses. Golf Course Management. 69(12):63-67.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., T.B. Voigt, A.M. Hamblin, and J.D. Jones. 2002. Blending turfgrass cultivars reconsidered. Golf Course Management. 70(9):107-110.
  • Voigt, T. 2002. Unmowed roughs save money and time. TurfGrass Trends. 11(12):12, 14-16.
  • Cella, L. and T. Voigt. 2003. How do your fairways hold up? Golf Course Management. 71(7):89-92.
  • Voigt, T. and J. Tallarico. 2004. Turf and native grasses for out-of-play areas. Golf Course Management. 72(3):109-113.
  • Tallarico, J. and T. Voigt. 2004. Weed control in ornamental grasses. Golf Course Management. 72(2):143-147.
  • Voigt, T. 2004. Ornamental grasses. Golf Course Management. 72(2):137-142.
  • Schmitz, S.J., T. B. Voigt, T.W Fermanian, and B.E. Branham 2005. Repair mix:seed ratios for optimizing divot recovery. The Journal of the International Turf Society, Annexe. 10:50-51.
  • Schmitz, S.J., T.B. Voigt, B.E. Branham, and T.W. Fermanian. 2005. Optimizing Divot Recovery. Golf Course Management. 73(10):82-86.
  • Voigt, T., D. Dinelli, B. Branham, R. Kane, and P. Vermeulen. 2005. Creeping bentgrass cultivars in the upper Midwest: Quality and rate of annual bluegrass invasion USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Online. November 1. 4(21):1-7.
  • Eifert, G. and T. Voigt. 2006. Should colonial bentgrass be planted on Midwestern fairways? Golf Course Management. 74 (3):103-106.
  • Voigt, T., D. Dinelli, B. Branham, R. Kane, and P. Vermeulen. 2006. On-site green continues to yield research results. Golf Course Management. (In Press).
  • National Trade Publications (since 1998)
  • Voigt, T.B., T.W. Fermanian, and W.C. Sullivan. 1998. Selecting Kentucky bluegrass cultivars. Crop Science. 38:1035-1041.
  • Voigt, T.B., T.W. Fermanian, and R.B. Rao. 1998. Database mining of turfgrass cultivar performance. AI Applications in Agriculture and Natural Resources. 12(1-3): 21-30.
  • Voigt, T. 1999. Buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides (Nutt.) Engelm.) in Illinois. Erigenia. 17:38-44.
  • Voigt, T. 2000. Native Midwestern plants for golf course landscapes. Erigenia. 18:56-63.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., D.S. Gardner, B.E. Branham, and T.B. Voigt. 2001. Implications of repeated Trinexapac-Ethyl applications on Kentucky bluegrass. Agronomy J. 93(5):1164-1168.
  • Fermanian, T.W., T.B. Voigt, and P.P. Braga. 2001. Web-based turfgrass species selection tool. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal. 9:66-71.
  • Voigt, T.B., T.W. Fermanian, and J.E. Haley. 2001. Influence of mowing and nitrogen fertility on tall fescue turf. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal. 9:953-956.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., T.B. Voigt, B.E. Branham, and T.W. Fermanian. 2001. Evaluation of allelopathy in cool season turf grass species. International Turfgrass Society Research Journal. 9:1013-1018.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., T.B. Voigt, A.M. Hamblin. 2002. Varietal composition of blended Kentucky bluegrass stands and characteristics of included varieties. HortScience. 37(7):1124-1126.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., T.B. Voigt, A.M. Hamblin. 2002. Cultivar composition and spatial patterns in Kentucky bluegrass blends. Crop Science. 42(3):842-847.
  • Lickfeldt, D.W., N.E. Hofmann, J.D. Jones, A.M. Hamblin, and T.B. Voigt. 2002. Comparing three DNA extraction procedures for cost, efficiency, and DNA yield. HortScience. 37(5):822-825.
  • Heaton, E., J. Clifton-Brown, T. Voigt, M.B. Jones and S. Long. 2004. Biomass crops for renewable energy generation: European experience with Miscanthus and projections for Illinois. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 9:433-451.
  • Tallarico, J.P., T.B. Voigt, and K.R. Robertson. 2004. 'Prairie Chief' big bluestem. HortScience. 39:639-641.
  • Heaton, E., T. B. Voigt, and S.P. Long. 2004. A quantitative review comparing the yields of two candidate C4 perennial biomass crops in relation to nitrogen, temperature and water. Biomass and Bioenergy. 27(1):21-30.
  • Narra, S., T.W. Fermanian, J.M. Swiader, T.B. Voigt, and B.E. Branham. 2004. Total nonstructural carbohydrate (TNC) assessment in creeping bentgrass under mowing-stress conditions. Crop Science. 44:908-913.
  • Cella, L., T.B. Voigt, and T.W. Fermanian. 2004. A device to measure ball lie in golf course fairways. Crop Science. 44(1):214-217.
  • Cella, L., T. B. Voigt, T.W Fermanian, and B.E. Branham. 2005. Do growth characteristics affect ball position on Kentucky bluegrasses fairways? The Journal of the International Turf Society. 10:661-665.
  • Branham, B.E., W. Sharp, E. A. Kohler, T. W. Fermanian, and T. B. Voigt. 2005. Selective control of creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera L.) in Kentucky bluegrass (Poa pratensis L.) turf. The Journal of the International Turf Society. 10:1164-1169.
  • Voigt, T.B. and Z.R. Reicher. 2005. The Indiana - Illinois turfgrass short course - 10 Years of cooperative outreach. The Journal of the International Turf Society. 10:718-722.
  • Reviewed Articles (since 1998)

Invited Lectures

  • “An Evaluation of Native Midwestern Plants for Use in the Golf Course Landscape.” Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Annual Meeting. Anaheim, CA. 1998
  • “Ornamental Grass Workshop,” “Ornamental Grasses for the Great Plains," and “Slow Release Nitrogen Sources.” Nebraska Turf Conference. Omaha, NE. 1999
  • "Turfgrass Identification Workshop," "Managing Un-mowed Rough Areas," and "Slow Release Nitrogen Sources.” Midwest Regional Turf Conference. Indianapolis, IN. 2000
  • "Turf and Grassy Weed Identification.” Purdue University Turf Field Day. West Lafayette, IN. 2001
  • "The Roles of Minerals in Turf.” Indiana Golf Course Superintendents Association Annual Meeting. Indianapolis, IN. 2001
  • "Choosing Cultivars for Midwest Lawns," "Maximizing Divot Recovery," “Management of Natural Areas," and "Weed ID and Control in Lawn Care." Midwest Turf Expo. Indianapolis, IN. 2002
  • "Ornamental Grasses for Wisconsin" and "Things to Consider with Kentucky Bluegrass Fairways." Wisconsin Turfgrass and Greenscape Expo. Madison, WI. 2002
  • "Choosing Turfgrass Species and Cultivars to Fit Your Situation," "Solving Landscape Problems with Grasses and Ground Covers," and "Managing Native and Naturalized Areas." 72nd Annual Michigan Turfgrass Conference. Lansing, MI. 2002
  • "Using Kentucky Bluegrass Cultivars." Purdue University Turfgrass Field Day. West Lafayette, IN. 2002
  • “University of Illinois Studies to Speed Divot Recovery.” Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. 2003
  • "Selecting and Maintaining Ornamental Grasses" and "Managing Low Maintenance Roughs." Purdue University Landscape Seminar. West Lafayette, IN. 2003
  • "Illinois Green Industry Survey." Crop Science Society of America Annual Meeting. Denver, CO. 2003
  • "Prairie Studies." Reinders Turf and Irrigation Show. Wakesau, WI. 2003
  • "Weed Control in Ornamental Grasses" and "Managing Un-Mowed Rough Areas." Midwest Regional Turf Conference. Indianapolis, IN. 2004
  • “Ornamental Grasses for the Great Plains.” University of Nebraska Field Day. Mead, NE. 2004
  • “Weed Control in Ornamental Grasses” and “Managing Un-Mowed Rough Areas.” Oklahoma Turf Conference. Stillwater, OK. 2004
  • “Weed Control in Ornamental Grasses,” “Ornamental Grasses for the Great Plains,” and “The NTEP Green at North Shore Country Club – High Quality, Less Poa.” Kansas Turf Conference. Topeka, KS. 2004
  • “Update on Tall Fescue Cultivars” and “Naturalized or native Areas - Ecological Importance, Establishment, and Maintenance.” Georgia Turf Conference. Atlanta, GA. 2004
  • “Buffer Strips 101.” Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. 2006