The authors gratefully acknowledge partial funding for this study from the USDA UV-B Monitoring and Research Program, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado. The assistance of Laura Grossman and Dr. Tom Housley is also appreciated. We also acknowledge Drs. Jeffrey Volenec and Cliff Johnston of the Department of Agronomy, Purdue University for allowing us to use their laboratory facilities, Dr. Robert Joly of the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture for lending us the steady-state pyrometer, and Ms. Judy Santini of the Department of Agronomy, Purdue University for valuable advice concerning statistical analyses.
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