Dr. Andrew Brady Self

Dr. Andrew Brady Self

Title

  • Associate Extension Professor

Contact Information

brady.self@msstate.edu
Office: 662-226-6000

Overview

Education

  • Mississippi State University, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Forest Resources
  • Mississippi State University, Master of Science (M.S.), Forestry
  • Mississippi State University, Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Forestry

Publications

Year Publications
2022

Self, A. B., Willis, J. L. 2022. Eleven-year effects of mechanical site preparation on oaks planted on former agricultural fields. Forests 13:1202-1212.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Sixth-year oak regeneration in bottomland hardwood sherlterwood cuts in Mississippi. Journal of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents 13(2):5.

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2020

Gordon, J. S., Measells, M., Willis, J. L., Self, A. B. 2020. Experiences from a forestry extension long-term impact evaluation. Journal of Human Sciences and Extension 8(2):201-205.

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2020

Gordon, J. S., Measells, M., Willis, J. L., Self, A. B. 2020. Comparing Social Media and Postal Mailings in Forestry Extension Program Marketing. Journal of Human Sciences and Extension 8(1):206-213.

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2019

Willis, J. L., Gordon, J. S., Tanger, S. M., Blazier, M. A., Self, A. B., Brodbeck, A. 2019. Managing mixed stands: Reassessing a forgotten stand type in the Southeastern United States. Forests 10(9).

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2016

Crosby, M. K., Self, A. B. 2016. Spatial Assessment of Meadow Vole Herbivory on a Replanted Agriculture Field in Mississippi. Mathematical and Computational Forestry and Natural Resource Sciences 8(2):1-7.

Extension Publications

Year Publications
2022

Self, A. B., Kushla, J. D., Measells, M., Auel, J. B., Bailey, A. S., Tanger, S. M., Rohnke, A. T. 2022. Managing the Family Forest in Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2470:100.

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2022

Self, A. B., Lockhart, B. R. 2022. Natural Reproduction Methods for Hardwood Regeneration. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3472:12.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Tree planting is easy. Mississippi State University Extension Service P0160.

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2022

Self, A. B., Henderson, J. E. 2022. Welcome to 4-H Forestry. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1205:12.

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2022

Self, A. B., Tanger, S. M. 2022. Forestry Terms for Mississippi Landowners. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1250:12.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Direct Seeding: A Forest Regeneration Alternative. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1588:8.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. 4-H Forestry Competition Handbook. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1991:16.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Southern Pine Beetle in Mississippi: An Overview. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2748:8.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Tree Injection for Timber Stand Improvement. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2942:8.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Taking Photos of Trees for Expert Identification. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3678:2.

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2022

Self, A. B., Willis, J. L. 2022. Managing Mixed Pine-Hardwood Stands. MSU Extension

2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Pine Straw: Harvesting the Product. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2761:4.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. When will a prescribed burn help my pine stand?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2262:4.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Timber Stand Improvement. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3678:8.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Why leaves change color. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3812:2.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Planting Southern Pines: A Guide to Species Selection and Planting Techniques. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1776:16.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Soil pH and Tree Species Suitability in Mississippi . Mississippi State University Extension Service P2311:2.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Sample Pine Thinning Contract. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2735:4.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Mechanical Site Preparation for Forestry in Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3006:8.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Effects of long-term drought on landscape trees. MSUE

2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Herbicide Options for Management of Longleaf Pine. MSUE

2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Chainsaw safety: Tree felling. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2250:4.

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2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Forest Herbicides: Calibrating Backpack Sprayers. MSUE

2022

Self, A. B. 2022. Are my pine trees ready to thin?. Mississippi State University Extension P2260:12.

2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Attract more wildlife through timber management. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1446:4.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Choose your planting stock carefully. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2589:8.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Tornado and straight-line wind damage to hardwood stands: Frequently asked management questions. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2683:4.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. What are genetically improved seedlings?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2617:4.

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2021

Self, A. B., Rousseau, R. J., Beliech, D. H. 2021. Growing your own oak seedlings. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2421:8.

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2021

Self, A. B., Floyd, J. 2021. Using the MSU Basal Area Angle Gauge. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3590:2.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Evaluating high-graded hardwood stands. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1834:8.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Competition control for cottonwood plantation establishment. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3648:2.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Thinning hardwood plantations. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3565:12.

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2021

Self, A. B., Lockhart, B. R., Ezell, A. W. 2021. Hardwood Ecology. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3617:12.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. 4-H Forestry Project No. 6: Collecting and Identifying Tree Seeds. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1422:8.

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2021

Kushla, J. D., Self, A. B. 2021. Know Your Trees. Mississippi State University Extension Service P0146.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Wildlife find food in pine trees, too. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3597:2.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Forest Diversity: The Food of Life. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3623:2.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Recognizing sapsucker damage in yard trees. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3302:2.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Stand Density Index. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3636:2.

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2021

Burke, R., Self, C., Self, A. B. 2021. Conozca tus arboles: una guia para identificar los arboles de Mississippi . Mississippi State University Extension Service P2701:56.

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2021

Self, A. B., Floyd, J., Riggins, J. J. 2021. Ips: The Other Pine Bark Beetles. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2876:4.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Forestry/Wildlife Myths and Misconceptions. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1612:8.

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2021

Self, A. B., Willis, J., Layton, M. B. 2021. Signs and symptoms of emerald ash borer. Mississippi State University Extension Service

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Living with Fire: A Guide for Mississippi Homeowners. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2315:4.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Managing Hardwood Stands for Acorn Production. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2904:8.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Herbicide Options for Management of Mixed Pine-Hardwood Stands. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3264:6.

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2021

Self, A. B. 2021. Understanding short-rotation woody crops. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3019:4.

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2020

Self, A. B., Willis, J. L., Rousseau, R. J., Kushla, J. D., Rohnke, A. T. 2020. Alternative Markets for Generating Forest Income. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3173:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Marketing your timber - The timber sales agreement. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1855:4.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Effects of long-term drought on urban trees. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3035:4.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Forest Herbicide Effectiveness on Mississippi Tree and Shrub Species. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3415:2.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Hardwood timber volume-to-weight conversions. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3448:4.

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2020

Self, A. B., Ezell, A. W. 2020. Herbicide Options for Hardwood Management. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2873:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Natural Regeneration Using Seed Trees . Mississippi State University Extension Service P1816:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Growing pine needles and timber. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3129:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Hardwoods: Intermediate Treatments. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3468:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Effects of flooding on southern bottomland hardwoods. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3452:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Bottomland Hardwoods Natural Regeneration Using the Shelterwood System. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3461:8.

2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Artificial regeneration of bottomland hardwoods. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3486:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Hardwoods: What is High-Grading?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3451:2.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Herbicidal control of invasive tree, shrub, and vine species in Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3474:4.

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2020

Self, A. B., Cunningham, K. 2020. Upland hardwoods: Should I manage or regenerate my stand?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3463:8.

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2020

Self, A. B., Cunningham, K. 2020. Upland hardwoods: Natural regeneration. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3476:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. What is attacking my pine? The case of the deodar weevil. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3057:4.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Marketing your timber - The bidding process. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1620:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Forest Herbicides: Benefits, Environmental Considerations, Testing, and Risks. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3503:4.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Disaster preparedness: Tree removal and timber recovery issues. Mississippi State University Extension Service IS1708:2.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Forest Environments: Identifying herbicide damage and selecting herbicides. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3117:4.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Geocaching in Natural Resources: Fun with Forests Around Us. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3508:8.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Tree Wounds: Should They Be Repaired?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3533:4.

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2020

Self, A. B., Dicke, S. G. 2020. Inspecting your new plantation. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3143:8.

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2020

Self, A. B., Gordon, J. 2020. Environmental Geocaching: Learning Through Nature and Technology. University of Georgia Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources WSFNR-20-67A:13.

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2020

Clabo, D., Gordon, J., Brodbeck, A., Willis, J., Tanger, S. M., Self, A. B. 2020. Managing mixed stands for southern forest landowners: Three family stories for decision-making assistance. University of Georgia Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources WSFNR-20-68A:9.

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2020

Self, A. B. 2020. Bottomland Hardwood Management Species/Site Relationships. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2004:6.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Northern Long-Eared Bat and Mississippi Forestry: Impacts of the Endangered Species Act. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2935:4.

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2019

Self, A. B., Gordon, J. S. 2019. What is a Bioblitz?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2887:4.

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2019

Gordon, J. S., Self, A. B. 2019. Community Forestry: Another Way of Thinking about Forest Management. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3731:2.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Pine Straw: Marketing the Product. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2762:4.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. The Basics of Conservation Easements in Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2745:8.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. 4-H Forestry Project No. 7-Measuring Standing Sawtimber. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1473:8.

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2019

Self, A. B., Sun, C. 2019. Legal Terms and Concepts for Forest Landowners. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1762:8.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Making a Tree Scale Stick. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1686:8.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. 4-H Forestry Project No. 2: Big Tree Contest. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1228:8.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. 4-H Forestry Project No. 1: Tree Planting. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1203:4.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Choosing a Consulting Forester. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2718:4.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Are my pine trees ready to thin?. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2260:12.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Preserving trees in construction sites. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2339:12.

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2019

Willis, J. L., Self, A. B. 2019. Basic biological considerations for practicing mixed-stand management. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3381:4.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Pine timber volume-to-weight conversions. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2244:4.

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2019

Self, A. B. 2019. Herbicide Options for Management of Longleaf Pine. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3405.

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2019

Barickman, T. C., Bi, G., Bond, J. A., Byrd, J. D., Cobb, J., Denny, G. C., Dodds, D. M., Ezell, A. W., Golden, B. R., Hearn, R., Henry, W. B., Huang, Y., Irby, J. T., Lang, D. J., Larson, E. J., Lawrence, B., Ledlow, M., Lemus, R. W., Li, T., Maddox, V. L., McCurdy, J. D., Merkl, M. G., Meyers, S. L., Neal, J. W., Reginelli, D. B., Reynolds, D. B., Russell, D. P., Self, A. B., Shankle, M. W., Snyder, R., Stafne, E. T., Triplett, G. B., Tseng, P., Turnage, L. G., White, J. A. 2019. 2019 Weed Control Guidelines for Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1532.

2018

Self, A. B., Cunningham, K. 2018. Grading Hardwood Trees: A Guide to Identifying Stem Quality in Hardwood Stands. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3179:8.

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2018

Self, A. B. 2018. Tree Injection with Reduced Labor Requirements. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3673:2.

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2018

Self, A. B. 2018. Herbicide Options for Loblolly Pine Management. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3233:4.

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2018

Self, A. B. 2018. Commonly used landscape herbicides and their effects on treeshttps://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/publications/publications/P3273_web.pdf. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3273:12.

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2018

Shankle, M. W., Byrd, J. D., Ledlow, M., Calcote, K., Cobb, J., Reynolds, D. B., Neal, W., Turnage, G., Buehring, N. W., Henry, B., Larson, E. J., Triplett, G. B., Dodds, D. M., Bond, J. A., Irby, T., Huang, Y., Li, T., Lang, D. J., Lemus, R. W., Russell, D., White, J., Stafne, E. T., Guihong, B., Barickman, C., Maddox, V., Weaver, M., Denny, G. C., Sarver, J. M., Hearn, R., Merkl, G., Golden, B. R., Lawrence, B., McCurdy, J. D., Self, B., Ezell, A. W., Meyers, S. L., Nagel, D. H., Snyder, R. G., Tseng, P. 2018. 2018 Weed Control Guidelines for Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1532: 240.

2017

Willis, J. L., Self, A. B. 2017. Maintaining Hardwood Forest Profitability Without Ash Species. Mississippi State University Extension Service P3009.

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2017

Self, A. B., Parker, R. 2017. Thinning pine trees by the leave tree method. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2832.

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2017

Self, A. B. 2017. Disaster Relief: Clearing Debris from Land. Mississippi State University Extension Service IS1711.

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2017

Shankle, M. W., Byrd, J. D., Ledlow, M., Calcote, K., Cobb, J., Reynolds, D. B., Neal, W., Turnage, G., Buehring, N. W., Henry, B., Larson, E. J., Triplett, G. B., Dodds, D. M., Bond, J. A., Irby, T., Huang, Y., Ward, J. K., Lang, D. J., Lemus, R. W., Russell, D., White, J., Stafne, E. T., Guihong, B., Stringer, S., Maddox, V., Weaver, M., Denny, G. C., Sarver, J. M., Hearn, R., Merkl, G., Golden, B. R., Lawrence, B., McCurdy, J. D., Self, B., Ezell, A. W., Meyers, S. L., Nagel, D. H., Snyder, R. G., Tseng, P. 2017. 2017 Weed Control Guidelines for Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1532:240 pp.

2016

Shankle, M. W., Byrd, J. D., Ledlow, M., Calcote, K., Cobb, J., Reynolds, D. B., Neal, W., Turnage, G., Buehring, N. W., Henry, B., Larson, E. J., Triplett, G. B., Dodds, D. M., Bond, J. A., Irby, T., Huang, Y., Ward, J. K., Lang, D. J., Lemus, R. W., Russell, D., White, J., Stafne, E. T., Guihong, B., Stringer, S., Maddox, V., Weaver, M., Denny, G. C., Sarver, J. M., Hearn, R., Merkl, G., Golden, B. R., Lawrence, B., McCurdy, J. D., Self, B., Ezell, A. W., Meyers, S. L., Nagel, D. H., Snyder, R. G. 2016. 2016 Weed Control Guidelines for Mississippi. Mississippi State University Extension Service P1532:240 pp.

2015

Nebeker, T. E., Riggins, J. J., Auel, J. B., Henderson, J. E., Ezell, A. W., Self, A. B., Matney, T. G., Londo, A. J. 2015. Southern Pine Density Management for a Healthier Forest. Mississippi State University Extension Service P2893:26.

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Awards & Honors

  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place - Newsletter by a Team
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Learning Module/Notebook Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Publication Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Computer Generated Graphics Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 3rd Place Audio Recording
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 3rd Place Promotional Piece Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Learning Module - State Winner
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Newsletter by a Team - State Winner
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Publication - State Winner
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA - Regional Finalist - Promotional Piece
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Learning Module/Notebook Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Promotional Piece Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Computer Generated Graphics Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Fact Sheet Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Video Recordings Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - Promotional Piece Award - Regional Finalist
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • MACAA Specialist/District Communicator of the Year Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Learning Module - State Winner
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Learning Module/Notebook Award - Regional Finalist
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Promotional Piece - State Winner
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • NACAA Communications Awards - Promotional Piece Award - Regional Finalist
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Learning Module Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Computer Generated Graphics Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultre Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Publication Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - State Winner Learning Module Award
    National Association of County Agriculture Agents
  • Silver Award for Extension Publication: Ips Bark Beetles in the Southern U.S.
    Southern Regional Extension Forestry
  • 2016 Extension/Outreach Award
    Mississippi State University College of Forest Resources
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 1st Place Learning Module Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • MACAA Communications Awards - 2nd Place Publication Award
    Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • Achievement Award
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • National Finalist Communication Award
    National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • Outstanding Young Forester Award
    Mississippi Society of American Foresters

Society Memberships

  • Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals
  • Mississippi Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • Mississippi Forestry Association
  • National Association of County Agricultural Agents
  • Registered Forester - State of Mississippi
  • Society of American Foresters
  • Southern Hardwood Forestry Group
  • Xi Sigma Pi