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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

PGRCU Personnel - Robert L. Jarret
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Bob Jarret

Research Horticulturist

1109 Experiment Street
Griffin, GA 30223

Phone:
(770) 228-7303
E-mail:
Bob.Jarret@ars.usda.gov
 

Responsibilities

I conduct research in the general areas of conservation and characterization of vegetable crop biodiversity. I curate the U.S. germplasm collections (all or parts) of Concolvulaceae, Malvaceae, Cucurbitaceae and Solanaceae. These include collections of curcurbits, Ipomoea sp., luffa, okra, eggplant, gourds, chile peppers, and watermelon, and the clonal collection of sweetpotato maintained in tissue culture.
 

Research

Research Programs
Projects and Publications

Education

Degree
Field
Institution
Date Obtained
MBA Business Admin. Colorado State University 2000
Ph.D. Plant Science Purdue University 1982
M.S. Plant Science Purdue University 1979


Last Modified: 8/2/2013
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