Clayton A. Hollier

Professor Emeritus

428 Life Science Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: (225) 578-4487
Fax: (225) 578-1415
E-mail: CHollier@agcenter.lsu.edu

Curriculum Vitae 



A.A., Copiah-Lincoln Jr. College, 1973
B.S., Delta State University, 1975
M.S., Delta State University, 1977
Ph.D., Mississippi State University, 1981

Areas of Specialization/Research

75% Extension appointment. Responsible for plant pathology educational programs for rice, small grains, feed grains, sugarcane, ornamentals, turf grasses and forages.

25% Research appointment. Crop loss assessment (plant disease losses) for sheath blight of rice, leaf rust of wheat and common rust of sugarcane.

Teaching Experience

PLHL 4014 - Disease of Economic Crops (small grains and feed grains sections). PLHL 7051 - Plant Pathology for Extension Agricultural Agents


Book and Book Chapter Contributions

Hollier, C. A, and D. R. Hershman.  2008.  Integrated pest management.  Pages 437-445, in Plant Pathology: Concepts and Laboratory Exercises.  CRC Press.  558 pages.

2.  Schneider, R.W., Hollier, C.A., Whitam, H. K., Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology, Louisiana State University AgCenter, Baton Rouge 70803, M.E. Palm and J.M. McKemy, USDA/APHIS/PPQ/NIS, Beltsville, MD 20705, J. R. Hernandez, USDA/ARS, Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705; and L. Levy and R. DeVries-Oaterson, USDA/PPQ/CPHST/NPGBL, Beltsville, MD 20705.  Plant Dis. 89:774, 2005.

Hollier, C. A. 2003. Integrated pest management. Pages 337-344 in: Plant Pathology: Concepts and Laboratory Exercises. CRC Press, Boca Raton , FL. 413 pp.

Hollier, C. A., Hershman, D. E., Overstreet, C. and Cunfer, B. M. 2000. Management of wheat diseases in the southeastern United States: an integrated pest management approach. Louisiana State University Agricultural Center. 44 pp.

Hollier, C. A. (ed). 1999. Louisiana rice production handbook. Louisiana State University Agricultural Center. LCES Publication Number 2321. 116 pp.

Groth, D. E., Rush, M. C. and Hollier, C. A. 1999. Disease management. Pages 51 - 85 in: Louisiana Rice Production Handbook. Louisiana State University.

Abstracts in Proceedings
Holcomb, G. E. and Hollier, C. A. 2003. Daylily rust: a new disease for Louisiana. (Abstr.) Louisiana Plant Protection Association Proceedings. (In press).

Hollier, C. A. and Groth, D. E. 2000. Characteristics of rice blast epidemics in Louisiana. (Abstr.) Proceedings of the Rice Technical Working Group 28:70.

Semi-Technical Articles
Hoy, J. W., Grisham, M. P. and Hollier, C. A. 2000. The rust outbreak of 2000. Sugar Bulletin 78(11): 25 - 27.

Whitam, H. K., Hollier, C. A. and Overstreet, C. 2004. 2004 Plant disease control guide (electronic). LCES 1802. 185 pp.