8 October 2010
Greetings from the National Sclerotinia Initiative!
We are pleased to report to you that we are in the final stages of migrating the National Sclerotinia Initiative (NSI) Web site to the ARS in-house network (ARS-NET). You will note that while the format has been modified, the content will be familiar to you. Please be sure to take a moment and review the new Web site and let us know of any corrections and improvements that you’d like to see. I want to thank Kendra Aasheim for her diligence in facilitating this process, and we look forward to working closely with you all as we continue to improve this important communications product.
2014 Annual Meeting
Pre-plans of work are now being accepted for The 2014 Annual Sclerotinia Initiative Meeting. The deadline for submitting pre-plans of work is December 6, 2013.
About the National Sclerotinia Initiative
On January 20-22, 2004, approximately 80 scientists and related stakeholders with knowledge of the fungal disease, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (white mold) participated in an annual meeting/workshop hosted by the United States Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) in