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2011
Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot

Charles C. Block

USDA-ARS, Ames, IA

2011 – $14,029 

 

Searching for Resistance Sources to Sclerotinia in Wild Relatives of Cool Season Grain Legumes

Weidong Chen

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2011 – $55,000

 

Variation in Pathogenicity and Fungicide Sensitivity in Relation to Variation of Neutral Markers of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Weidong Chen

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2011 – $60,000

 

Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics Assisted Breeding

Martin Chilvers

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2011 – $58,044

 

Functional Verification of Candidate Defense-Related Genes in Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Soybean & Arabidopsis

Steven J. Clough

USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL

2011 – $84,512

 

Development of Canola Breeding Populations and Identification of Herbicide-Tolerant Breeding Lines with Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $72,973

 

Optimizing Management of Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola through Fungicide Use

Luis del Rio

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $37,370

 

Identification of Novel Loci for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Perennial Soybean Accessions

Leslie L. Domier

USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL

2011 – $45,000

 

Use of Transformation System in Sunflower for Sclerotinia Resistance Studies

John J. Finer

The Ohio State University, Wooster, OH

2011 – $46,325

 

Identification of Resistance and Pathogenicity Genes Associated with Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Infection Using Next-Generation Sequencing

Rubella S. Goswami

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $60,306

 

eQTL Analysis in Soybean Populations to Elucidate Genetic Architecture of Host Response to Infection by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Georg L. Graef

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

2011 – $69,096

 

Discovery and Use of Novel Sources of Resistance to Head Rot and Stalk Rot in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus

Tom Gulya

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2011 – $78,699

 

Fine Mapping of Quantitative Resistance Genes to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Two Soybean Populations

Glen L. Hartman

USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL

2011 – $33,250

 

Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower

Chao-Chien Jan

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2011 – $119,700

 

Identification and Validation of QTL for White Mold Resistance in Pinto Bean

James D. Kelly

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2011 – $34,896

 

Evaluation of Fungicides for Control of Sclerotinia Head Rot of Sunflower and Determination of Yield Impacts

Samuel G. Markell

North Dakota State University, Fargo ND

2011 – $10,000

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

Phillip McClean

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $49,400

 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea

Kevin McPhee

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $33,222

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

Phillip N. Miklas

USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA

2011 – $57,000

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

James R. Myers

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

2011 – $47,696

 

Genetic Variation and Virulence of S. sclerotiorum in the United States

Berlin D. Nelson

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $42,000

 

Inheritance Studies of New Potential sources of Resistance to White Mold in Dry Bean

Juan M. Osorno

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2011 – $10,000

 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea

Lyndon Porter

USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA

2011 – $14,212

 

Deployment of Novel Sources of Sclerotinia Resistance and tools for Breeding Resistance in Sunflower

Lili Qi

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2011 – $109,250

 

On-Farm Validation of Cultural Practice Adjustments to Improve White Mold Management in Dry Bean Irrigation Systems

Howard Schwartz

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2011 – $42,092

 

Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot

Albert L. Sims

University of Minnesota, Crookston, MN

2011 – $11,401

 

Improved White Mold Resistance in Dry and Snap Beans through Multi-Site Screening and Pathogen Characterization throughout Major Production Areas

James R. Steadman

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

2011 – $60,202

 

Expression of the Oxalate Oxidase Gene in Transgenic Lentils and Evaluation of Transgenic Plants for Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

George Vandemark

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2011 – $40,850

 

Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot

Michael J. Wunsch

North Dakota State University, Carrington, ND

2011 – $59,455

 

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2010

Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot

Charles C. Block

USDA-ARS, Ames, IA

2010 - $10,017

 

Searching for Resistance Sources to Sclerotinia in Wild Relatives of Cool Season Grain Legumes

Weidong Chen

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2010 - $73,912

 

Variation in Pathogenicity and Fungicide Sensitivity in Relation to Variation of Neutral Markers of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Weidong Chen

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2010 - $79,716

 

Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics-Assisted Breeding

Martin Chilvers

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2010 - $63,870

 

Functional Verification of Candidate Defense-Related Genes in Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Soybean & Arabidopsis

Steven J. Clough

USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL

2010 - $66,099

 

Defining Critical Environmental and Biological Parameters Needed to Develop Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola

Luis del Rio

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $33,598

 

Development of Canola Breeding Populations and Identification of Herbicide Tolerant Breeding Lines with Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $66,955

 

Optimizing Management of Sclerotinia Diseases through Fungicide Use

Luis del Rio

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $45,112

 

Identification of Resistance and Pathogenicity Genes Associated with Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Infection Using Next Generation Sequencing

Rubella S. Goswami

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $65,100 

 

Discovery of Novel Sources of Resistance to Head Rot and Stalk Rot in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus

Tom Gulya

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2010 - $85,762

 

Fine Mapping of Quantitative Resistance Genes to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Two Soybean Populations

Glen L. Hartman

USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL

2010 - $62,500

 

Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids and Germplasm for Resistance to Sclerotinia

Carlyle D. Holen

University of Minnesota, Crookston, MN

2010 - $12,000

 

Pyramiding Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistances into Elite Sunflower Breeding Lines with the Aid of DNA Markers

Brent Hulke

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2010 - $105,000

 

Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower

Chao-Chien Jan

USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND

2010 - $106,000

 

Identification of QTL for White Mold Resistance in Pinto Bean

James D. Kelly

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2010 - $34,396

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

Phillip McClean

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $50,000

 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea

Kevin McPhee

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $39,270

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

Phillip N. Miklas

USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA

2010 - $62,500

 

White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions and Fine Mapping in Common Bean

James R. Myers

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

2010 - $50,000

 

Genetic Variation and Virulence of S. sclerotiorum in the United States

Berlin D. Nelson

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

2010 - $60,500

 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea

Lyndon Porter

USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA

2010 - $14,960

 

Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids and Germplasm for Resistance to Sclerotinia

Blaine G. Schatz

North Dakota State University, Carrington, ND

2010 - $69,125

 

On-Farm Validation of Cultural Practice Adjustments to Improve White Mold Management in Dry Bean Irrigation Systems

Howard Schwartz

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2010 - $38,000

 

Gamete Selection for Simultaneously Pyramiding and Introgressing White Mold Resistance from Phaseolus Species into Pinto Beans

Shree P. Singh

University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

2010 - $40,000

 

Improved Resistance in Common Bean through Multi-Site Screening and Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Areas

James R. Steadman

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

2010 - $56,684

 

Expression of the Oxalate Oxidae Gene in Transgenic Lentils and Evaluation of Transgenic Plants for Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

George Vandemark

USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA

2010 - $43,000

 

Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2010 - $41,601

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2009

Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot
Charles C. Block
USDA-ARS, Ames, IA
2009 – $17,427
 

Genetic Resistance to White Mold Derived from Multiple Sources of Common Bean and Scarlet Runner Bean
Mark Brick
Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
2009 – $29,422
 

Variation in Pathogenicity and Fungicide Sensitivity in Relation to Variation of Neutral Markers of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum
Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2009 – $66,268
 

Searching for Resistance Sources to Sclerotinia in Wild Relatives of Cool Season Grain Legumes
Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman WA
2009 – $60,000
 

Identification and Functional Analysis of Candidate Defense-related Genes to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Soybean and Arabidopsis
Steven J. Clough
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
2009 – $71,599
 

Defining Critical Environmental and Biological Parameters Needed to Develop Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola
Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2009 – $26,580
 

Evaluation of Fungicide Alternatives for Control of Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola
Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2009 – $26,411
 

Use of a Transformation System in Sunflower for Sclerotinia Resistance Studies
John J. Finer
Ohio State University, Wooster, OH
2009 – $50,000
 

Candidate Genes for Fungal Resistance: Mapping and SNP Development for LysM-domain Encoding Genes in Soybean
George Graef
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
2008 – $76,840
 

2009 Uniform Sunflower Germplasm Evaluation for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot in Minnesota
Charla R. Hollingsworth
University of Minnesota, Crookston, MN
2009 – $18,000
 

Pyramiding Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistances into Elite Sunflower Breeding Lines With the Aid of DNA Markers
Brent Hulke
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2009 – $85,000
 

Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower
Chao-Chien Jan
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2009 – $102,000
 

Identification of QTL for White Mold Resistance in Pinto Bean
James D. Kelly
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2008 – $34,396
 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea
Kevin McPhee
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2009 – $60,250
 

Identification of Defense-response Genes Conferring Partial Resistance to White Mold in Dry Bean
Phillip N. Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2009 – $75,000
 

Contribution of Partial Genetic Resistance to White Mold Disease Management in Pinto and Great Northern Beans
Phillip N. Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2009 – $12,000
 

Transfer and Characterization of White Mold Resistance From P. coccineus into P. vulgaris
James R. Myers
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2009 – $55,210
 

Genetic Variation and Virulence of S. sclerotiorum on Six Crops in the North Central Region
Berlin D. Nelson
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2009 – $59,490
 

Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics-assisted Breeding
Martin Chilvers
Michigan State University
,
2009 – $55,426
 

The Requirement for Oxalate During Pathogenesis on Multiple Crops
Jeffrey Rollins
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2009 – $18,400
 

Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids and Germplasm for Resistance to Sclerotinia
Blaine G. Schatz
North Dakota State University, Carrington, ND
2009 – $72,500
 

On-farm Validation of Cultural Practice Adjustments to Improve White Mold Management in Dry Bean Irrigation Systems
Howard Schwartz
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2009 – $42,538
 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of common bean
Shree P. Singh
University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
2009 – $59,404
 

Improved Resistance in Common Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Areas
James R. Steadman
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
2009 – $51,550
 

Identifying Molecular Markers Linked in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) to White Mold Resistance Derived From the Lentil Cultivar Pennell
George Vandemark
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2009 – $57,920
 

Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
Dechun Wang
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2009 – $40,001
 

Discovery of Novel Sources of Resistance to Head Rot and Stalk Rot in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus
Tom Gulya
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2009 – $67,847
 

Identification of Novel Loci for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Perennial Soybean Accessions
Domier
USDA-ARS,
2009 – $78,000

 

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2008

 

Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot

Charles C. Block
USDA-ARS, Ames, IA
2008 – $13,140

 

Mapping QTL for White Mold Resistance in an Interspecific Dry Bean Backcross Population

Mark Brick
Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
2008 – $11,721

 

Variation in Pathogenicity and Fungicide Sensitivity in Relation to Variation of Neutral Markers of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$61,384

 

Identifying Virulence Factors of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Through Insertional Mutagenesis

Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman WA
2008 – $57,000

 

Identification and Functional Analysis of Candidate Defense-related Genes to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Soybean and Arabidopsis

Steven J. Clough
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
2008 – $71,399

 

Characterization of the Reaction of Herbicide-tolerant, Non herbicide-tolerant and Double Haploid Canola Lines to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 – $61,982

 

Evaluation of Fungicide Alternatives for Control of Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 – $21,000

 

Defining Critical Environmental and Biological Parameters Needed to Develop Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola

Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 – $26,532

 

Developing a Disease-warning System for Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola

Luis del Rio
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 – $45,376

 

Development of a Transformation System in Sunflower for Sclerotinia Resistance Via Direct Gene Transfer and Reverse Genetics Approaches

John J. Finer
Ohio State University, Wooster, OH
$49,830

 

Sclerotinia Resistance Enhanced by Accumulation of QTL and Transgenic Approaches

George Graef
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
2008 – $39,750

 

2008 Uniform Sunflower Germplasm Evaluation for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot in Minnesota

Charla R. Hollingsworth
University of Minnesota, Crookston, MN
2008 – $19,395

 

Pyramiding Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistances into Elite Sunflower Breeding Lines with the Aid of DNA Markers

Brent Hulke
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2008 – $85,000

 

Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower

Chao-Chien Jan
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$148,119

 

Identification of QTL for White Mold Resistance in Pinto Bean

James D. Kelly
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2008 – $34,000

 

Characterization of the Genetic Basis for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Pea

Kevin McPhee
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2008 – $50,000

 

Improved Resistance to S. sclerotiorum in Pea and Lentil Through Breeding and Biotechnology

Kevin McPhee
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2008 – $63,240

 

Genetic Characterization of Scarlet-runner Bean Derived Resistance to White Mold in Common Bean

Phillip N. Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2008 – $78,000

 

Contribution of Partial Genetic Resistance to White Mold Disease Management in Pinto and Great Northern Beans

Phillip N. Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2008 – $12,000

 

Transfer and Characterization of White Mold Resistance from P. coccineus into P. vulgaris

James R. Myers
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2008 – $56,626

 

Genetic Variation and Virulence of S. sclerotiorum on Six Crops in the North Central Region

Berlin D. Nelson
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2008 – $50,000

 

Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics-assisted Breeding

Tobin Peever
Washington State University, Pullman, WA
2008 – $53,000

 

The Requirement for Oxalate During Pathogenesis on Multiple Crops

Jeffrey Rollins
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2008 – $13,400

 

Screening of Sunflower for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot

Blaine G. Schatz
North Dakota State University, Carrington, ND
2008 – $72,500

 

Cultivar, Plant Spacing and Fungicide Effects Upon White Mold Management in Dry Bean

Howard Schwartz
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
2008 – $42,538

 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of Common Bean

Shree P. Singh
University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
2008 – $25,000

 

Gametic-recurrent Selection for Simultaneously Pyramiding and Introgressing White Mold Resistance from Phaseolus Species into Pinto Bean

Shree P. Singh
University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
2008 – $50,000

 

Improved Resistance in Common Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Areas

James R. Steadman
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
2008 – $55,000

 

Identifying Molecular Markers Linked in Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) to White Mold Resistance Derived from the Lentil Cultivar Pennell

George Vandemark
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2008 – $70,000

 

Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2008 – $38,418

 

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2007

 

Genetics & Mapping of Resistance to Sclerotinia White Mold in Lentil

Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2007 - $61,384

 

Genetic Characterization of Scarlet-Runner Bean Derived Resistance to White Mold in Common Bean

Phil Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2007 - $70,000

 

Improved Resistance to S. sclerotiorum in Pea and Lentil through Breeding and Biotechnology

Kevin McPhee
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2007 - $65,000

 

Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Resistance

Tom Gulya
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2007 - $109,473

 

Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot

Charlie Block
USDA-ARS, Ames, IA
2007 - $31,901

 

Development of Sclerotinia Resistant Germplasm Utilizing Wild Helianthus Species

C. C. Jan
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2007 $130,000

 

Map the Quantitative Trait Loci Responsible for Sclerotinia Tolerance in Two Sunflower F2 Populations

Jinguo Hu
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
2007 - $75,000

 

Identify Virulence Factors of Scleortinia sclerotiorum through Insertional Mutagenesis

Weidong Chen
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
2007 - $57,000

 

Screening of the Pisum Core Collection and Woody-Stem Selections for Resistance to White Mold

Lyndon Porter
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2007 - $19,200

 

Identification & Functional Analysis of Candidate Defense-Related Genes to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Soybean & Arabidopsis

Steve Clough
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
2007 - $69,999

 

Contribution of Partial Genetic Resistance to White Mold Disease Management in Pinto Bean

Phil Miklas
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
2007 - $12,000

 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of Common Bean

Shree Singh
Univ. of Idaho, Moscow, ID
2007 - $50,000

 

Development of Technological Advancement of Scleortinia Management

Ken Grafton
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
2007 - $17,000

 

Sclerotinia Resistance Enhanced by Accumulation of QTL and Transgenic Approaches

George Graef - PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
2007 - $71,727

 

Mechanisms and Transfer of Sclerotinia Resistance from Scarlet Runner to Common Bean

James Myers - PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
2007 - $45,770

 

Resistance Improvement of Bean through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization

Jim Steadman - PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
2007 - $50,000

 

Sunflower Head Rot Screening Nursery

Blaine Schatz – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
2007 - $98,000

 

Epidemiological Studies on Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
2007 - $26,532

 

Characterization of New Brassica napus – and Identification of New B. rapa – Plant Introductions as Sources of Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
2007 - $98,342

 

Optimizing Chemical Control of Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
2007 - $19,724

 

Cultivar Selection and Fungicide by Isolate Origin Effects Upon White Mold Management in Dry Bean

Howard Schwartz – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
2007 - $35,000

 

Unraveling the Genetics of Resistance in Soybean to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Using Multiple Evaluation Criteria

Craig Grau – PI
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2007 - $33,000

 

Sequencing of Expressed Sequence Tags of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Pisum sativum

Tobin Peever – PI
Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA
2007 - $53,000

 

Developing a Disease-Warning System for Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
2007 - $67,811

 

Mapping QTL for White Mold Resistance in an Interspecific Dry Bean Backcross Population

Mark Brick – PI
Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
2007 - $30,878

 

2007 Sunflower Germplasm Evaluation for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot in MN

Charla Hollingsworth – PI
University of MN, Crookston, MN
2007 - $15,000

 

Identification QTL for White Mold Resistance in Two Pinto Bean Mapping Populations

James Kelly – PI
2007 - $30,000

 

Genetic Mechanisms of Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Henrik Stotz
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2007 - $30,000

 

Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang – PI
Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI
2007 - $30,000

 

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2006


Evaluation of Wild Helianthus Species for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stalk Rot

Charles Block – PI
USDA-ARS, Ames, IA
$33,829

 

Pyramiding Genes for White Mold Resistance from Common and Scarlet Runner Bean

Mark Brick – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$28,522

 

Identifying Virulence Factors of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Through Insertional Mutagenesis

Weidong Chen – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$57,000

 

Gene Expression Profiling Soybean Response to Oxalic Acid, Its Major Virulence Factor

Steve Clough – PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$60,000

 

Developing a Disease-warning System for Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$67,811

 

Modeling the Relationship Between Sclerotinia Stem Rot and Yield Losses in Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$11,105

 

Epidemiological Studies on Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$24,453

 

Characterization of New Brassica napus – and Identification of New B. rapa – Plant Introductions as Sources of Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$50,788

 

Optimizing Chemical Control of Sclerotinia Stem Rot on Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$18,023

 

Sclerotinia Resistance Enhanced by Accumulation of QTL and Transgenic Approaches

George Graef – PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$78,000

 

Unraveling the Genetics of Resistance in Soybean to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Using Multiple Evaluation Criteria

Craig Grau – PI
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
$34,333

 

Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head and Stalk Rot Resistance

Tom Gulya – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$112,546

 

Sunflower Head Rot Screening Nursery and Fungicide Evaluation

Bob Henson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
$115,050

 

Map the Quantitative Trait Loci Responsible for Sclerotinia Tolerance in Two Sunflower F2 Populations

Jinguo Hu – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$67,000

 

Development of Sclerotinia Resistant Germplasm Utilizing Wild Helianthus Species

C. C. Jan – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$128,748

 

Identification of Defense Response Genes for White Mold Resistance in Dry Bean

Jim Kelly – PI
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI
$31,200

 

Improved Resistance to S. sclerotiorum in Pea and Lentil Through Breeding and Biotechnology

Kevin McPhee – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$61,800

 

Genetic Characterization of Scarlet-runner Bean Derived Resistance to White Mold in Common Bean

Phil Miklas – PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$71,500

 

Genetics and Mapping of Resistance to Sclerotinia White Mold in Lentil

Fred Muehlbauer – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$61,384

 

Mapping and Transfer of Sclerotinia Resistance from Scarlet Runner to Common Bean

Jim Myers – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$43,875

 

Sequencing of Expressed Sequence Tags of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Pisum sativum

Tobin Peever – PI
Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA
$53,698

 

A Novel Approach to Develop Elite, Sclerotinia Resistant Canola Cultivars

Dan Phillips – PI
Univ. of Georgia, Griffin, GA
$29,250

 

Screening of the Pisum Core Collection and Woody-stem Selections for Resistance to White Mold

Lyndon Porter – PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$19,200

 

Influence of Crop Rotation and a Cover Crop on Sclerotinia in Canola

Paul Porter – PI
Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
$5,362

 

Cultivar Selection and Fungicide by Isolate Origin Effects Upon White Mold Management in Dry Bean

Howard Schwartz – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$29,250

 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of Common Bean

Shree Singh – PI
Univ. of Idaho, Kimberley, ID
$48,750

 

A Search for Improved Resistance in Common Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization

Jim Steadman – PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$60,875

 

Genetic Basis of Oxalate Sensitivity in Relationship to Sclerotinia Diseases

Henrik Stotz – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$29,250

 

Development of Soybean Varieties or Germplasm Resistant to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang – PI
Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI
$29,250

 

Tech Transfer

Ken Grafton – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$35,000

 

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2005
Innovative Methods to Identify Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Berlin Nelson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND

$20,160

 

A Search for Improved Resistance in Common Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization

James Steadman – PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$55,000

 

Crop Sequencing and Biological Control to Minimize Sclerotinia and Impact of Sclerotinia Inoculum on Disease

Joe Krupinsky – PI
USDA-ARS, Mandan, ND
$50,000

 

Introgression and Pyramiding of White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of Dry Bean

Shree Singh – PI
Univ. of Idaho, Moscow, ID
$50,000

 

Genetic Characterization of Scarlet-runner Bean Derived Resistance

Phil Miklas – PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$59,000

 

Mapping and Transfer of Sclerotinia Resistance from Scarlet Runner to Common Bean

James Myers – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$40,000

 

Genetics and Mapping of Resistance to Sclerotinia White Mold in Lentil

Fred Muehlbauer – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$63,384

 

Identifying Virulence Factors of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Through Transformation

Weidong Chen – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$52,215

 

Validation and Pyramiding White Mold Resistance from P. vulgaris and P. coccineus into an Interspecific Recomginant Inbred Population

Mark Brick – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$29,000

 

Development of Soybean Varieties or Germplasm Resistant to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang – PI
Michigan State Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$30,000

 

Identification of Defense Response Genes for White Mold Resistance in Dry Bean

James Kelly – PI
Michigan State Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$32,000

 

Genetic Basis of Oxalate Sensitivity in Relationship to Sclerotinia Diseases

Henrik Stotz – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$50,000

 

Development of PCR-based Molecular Markers for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Soybean

Glen Hartman – PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$55,000

 

Soybean Genome Response to Sclerotinia and Oxalate, its Major Virulence Factor

Steven Clough – PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$64,534

 

Influence of Crop Rotation and a Cover Crop on Sclerotinia in Canola

Paul Porter – PI
Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
$5,500

 

Microarray Gene Expression Profiling of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Development and Pathogenesis

Jeffrey Rollins – PI
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL
$32,265

 

Fungicides and Application Timings for Sclerotinia Disease Control on Field Peas

Scott Halley – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Langdon, ND
$15,000

 

Evaluation of Canola Cultivars for Resistance to Sclerotinia

Bob Henson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
$14,000

 

Sunflower Head Rot Screening Nursery and Fungicide Evaluation

Bob Henson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
$60,320

 

Evaluation of Brassica napus Accessions for Resistance to Sclerotinia Under Mist-irrigation

Carl Bradley – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$19,460

 

Epidemiological Studies on Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$28,100

 

Evaluation of the Brassica rapa NGRP Collection for their Reaction to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$19,265

 

Modeling the Relationship Between Sclertotinia Stem Rot and Yield Losses in Canola

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$11,350

 

A Novel Approach to Develop Elite, Sclerotinia Resistant Canola Cultivars

Dan Phillips – PI
Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA
$30,000

 

Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance

Tom Gulya – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$80,057

 

Sclerotinia Resistance Enhanced by Accumulation of QTL and Transgenic Approaches

George Graef – PI
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$78,564

 

Map the Quantitative Trait Loci Responsible for Sclerotinia Tolerance in USDA Sunflower Lines

Jinguo Hu – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$67,240

 

Development of Sclerotinia Resistant Germplasm Utilizing Wild Helianthus Species

C.C. Jan – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$79,240

 

Improved Resistance to S. sclerotiorum in Pea and Lentil Through Breeding and Biotechnology.

Kevin McPhee – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$47,120

 

Tech Transfer

Ken Grafton – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$20,000

 

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2004

Innovative Methods to Identify Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Berlin Nelson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$21,540

 

Resistance Improvement of Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization

James Steadman – PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$45,000

 

Minimizing Sclerotinia on Canola, Pea, Sunflower, Chickpeas, and Lentils Using Crop Sequence and Biological Control

Joe Krupinsky – PI
USDA-ARS, Mandan, ND
$65,000

 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance from the Secondary Gene Pool of Common Bean

Shree Singh – PI
Univ. of Idaho, Moscow, ID
$40,000

 

Multi-action Pesticide and Resistance Management of White Mold in Dry Bean

Howard Schwartz – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$28,000

 

Towards Marker-assisted Breeding for White Mold Resistance in Common Bean

Phil Miklas – PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$23,000

 

Identify and Introgress Molecular Markers for White Mold Resistance in Dry Bean

Phil Miklas – PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$40,000

 

Mapping and Transfer of Sclerotinia Resistance from Scarlet Runner to Common Bean

James Myers – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$40,000

 

Quantitative Trait Loci for Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in PI391589A

Anne Dorrance – PI
Ohio State Univ., Wooster, OH
$16,079

 

Genetics and Mapping of Resistance to Sclerotinia White Mold in Lentil

Fred Muehlbauer – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$76,384

 

Sources of Resistance to White Mold in the Grain Legume Core Collections

Weidong Chen – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$35,975

 

Validation and Introgression of White Mold Resistance from Andean into Middle American Germplasm

Mark Brick – PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$28,000

 

Development of Soybean Varieties or Germplasm Resistant to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Dechun Wang – PI
Michigan State Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$29,209

 

Improving White Mold Resistance by Transforming Dry Bean with the Germin Oxalate Oxidase gene

James Kelly – PI
Michigan State Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$27,000

 

Genetic Basis of Oxalate Sensitivity in Relationship to Sclerotinia Diseases

Henrik Stotz – PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$54,855

 

Development of PCR-based Molecular Markers for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot in Soybean

Glen Hartman – PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$55,000

 

Soybean Genome Response to Sclerotinia and Oxalate, its Major Virulence Factor

Steven Clough – PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$64,500

 

Sequencing of Expressed Sequence Tags of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Pisum sativum

Nik Grunwald – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$60,544

 

Population Structure of the White Mold Pathogen on Pea and Lentil in the US

Nik Grunwald – PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$64,484

 

Influence of Crop Rotation and a Cover Crop on Sclerotinia in Canola

Paul Porter – PI
Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
$5,500

 

Application of Genomic Technology to the Analysis of Gene Expression in Sclerotinia

Jeffrey Rollins – PI
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL
$70,800

 

Fungicides and Application Timings for Sclerotinia Disease Control on Field Pea

Scott Halley – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Langdon, ND
$16,000

 

Evaluation of Canola Cultivars for Resistance to Sclerotinia

Bob Henson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
$18,000

 

Sunflower Head Rot Screening Nursery

Bob Henson – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Carrington, ND
$25,597

 

Evaluation of Brassica napus Accessions for Resistance to Sclerotinia Under Mist-irrigation

Carl Bradley – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$8,000

 

Validation of a White Mold Forecasting System for Dry Beans and Canola in North Dakota and Minnesota

Luis del Rio – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$45,000

 

A Novel Approach to Develop Elite, Sclerotinia Resistant Canola Cultivars

D. V. Phillips – PI
Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA
$40,000

 

Sclerotinia Resistance and Management Strategies Among Susceptible South Dakota Crops

Marty Draper – PI
South Dakota State Univ., Brookings, SD
$26,403

 

Gene Expression Changes in Brassica napus Challenged by Sclerotinia

Tom Osborn – PI
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
$10,500

 

Impact of Preceding Crops on Incidence and Severity of Disease in Canola

Brian Jenks – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Minot, ND
$11,000

 

Epidemiology and Control of Sclerotinia Headrot in Wild Sunflower Species

Khalid Rashid – co-PI
Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, Morden, Manitoba & Gerald Seiler – co-PI USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$15,000

 

Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance

Tom Gulya – PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$75,284

 

Management of Sclerotinia on Canola in the Northern United States

Jack Rasmussen – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$65,150

 

Tech Transfer

Ken Grafton – PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$28,000

 

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2002 and 2003

Sources of Resistance to White Mold in the Pea and Lentil Core Collections

Weidong Chen - PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$59,000 in 2002

 

Genetic Analysis of White Mold Resistance Using Microarrays

Steven Clough - PI
USDA-ARS, Urbana, IL
$68,000 in 2002

 

Characterization of Soybean Genotypes with Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot

Brian Diers - PI
Univ. of Illinois, Champaign, IL
$65,000 in 2002
$65,000 in 2003

 

Enhancing Sclerotinia Resistance Using Modern and Traditional Methods

George Graef - PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$42,000 in 2002

 

Identify and Introgress Molecular Markers for White Mold Resistance in Dry Bean

Ken Grafton - PI
North Dakota State Univ, Fargo, ND
$12,000 in 2002
$47,000 in 2003

 

Development of Sclerotinia Head Rot Resistant Sunflower Germplasm

Tom Gulya - PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$50,500 in 2002
$71,571 in 2003

 

Towards Marker-assisted Breeding for White Mold Resistance in Common Bean

Phil Miklas - PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$19,800 in 2002
$31,000 in 2003

 

Genetics of Sclerotinia Resistance in Canola

Tom Osborn - PI
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
$61,000 in 2002
$141,680 in 2003 (for 2 years)

 

Introgressing White Mold Resistance From the Secondary Gene Pool of Common Bean

Shree Singh - PI
Univ. of Idaho, Moscow, ID
$30,000 in 2002
$49,000 in 2003

 

Transfer of Total Sclerotinia Resistance from Phaseolus coccinues to P. vulgaris

James Myers - PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$55,000 in 2002

 

Combining Conventional and Contemporary Approaches to Develop White Mold Resistance in Dry Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris)

James Kelly - PI
Michigan St. Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$10,000 in 2002 (for 2 years)

 

Use of Intercept for Control of Sclerotinia on Dry Beans, Canola, and Sunflower in North Dakota

Luis del Rio - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$29,500 in 2002 (for 2 years)

 

Sclerotinia Resistance and Management Strategies Among Susceptible South Dakota crops

Marty Draper - PI
South Dakota State Univ., Brookings, SD
$24,500 in 2002
$23,813 in 2003

 

Population Structure of the White Mold Pathogen on Pea and Lentil in the U.S

Nik Grunwald - PI
USDA-ARS, Prosser, WA
$55,000 in 2002
$72,024 in 2003

 

Planting System, Fungicide, and Application Timing for Control of White Mold in Field Peas

Scott Halley - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$29,500 in 2002 (for 2 years)

 

Evaluation of Canola Cultivars for Resistance to Sclerotinia

Robert Henson - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$9,500 in 2002 (partial to Paul Porter at the Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN)
$16,000 in 2003 (partial to Paul Porter at the Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN)

 

Management Practices and Sclerotinia on Canola, Pea, Sunflower, and Lentils

Joe Krupinsky - PI
USDA-ARS, Mandan, ND
$53,000 in 2002
$65,000 in 2003

 

Scleortinia Control and Management in Canola

Art Lamey - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$75,000 in 2002

 

Epidemiology and Control of Sclerotinia Head Rot in Sunflower and Wild Sunflower Species

Khalid Rashid - PI
National Sunflower Assoc. of Canada, Morden, Manitoba, Canada
$10,000 in 2002
$15,000 in 2003

 

Eco-tillage, Biopesticide and Resistance Management of White Mold in Dry Bean

Howard Schwartz - PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$58,000 in 2002

 

Validation and Introgression of a White Mold Resistance Gene from Andean into Middle American Germplasm

Mark Brick - PI
Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO
$31,768  in 2003

 

Development and Use of DNA Markers for the Control of Sclerotinia in Sunflower 

Jinguo Hu - PI
USDA-ARS, Fargo, ND
$110,800 in 2003 (for 2 years)

 

Biological Control of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Helene Dillard - PI
Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY
$10,000 in 2003

 

Improving White Mold Resistance by Transforming Dry Bean with the Germin Oxalate Oxidase Gene

James Kelly - PI
Michigan State Univ., E. Lansing, MI
$27,587 in 2003

 

Mechanisms and Transfer of Sclerotinia Resistance from Scarlet Runner to Common Bean

James Myers - PI
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR
$53,115 in 2003

 

Sclerotinia Resistance Enhanced by Accumulation of QTL and Transgenic Approaches

George Graef - PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$150,991 in 2003 (for 2 years)

 

Validation of a White Mold Forecasting System for Dry Beans and Canola in North Dakota and Minnesota

Luis del Rio - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$61,610 in 2003

 

Sources of Resistance to White Mold in the Grain Legume Core Collections

Weidong Chen - PI
USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA
$126,364 in 2003 (for 2 years)

 

Impact of Preceding Crops on Incidence and Severity of Disease of Canola

Brian Jenks - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$11,000 in 2003

 

Innovative Methods to Identify Resistance to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Berlin Nelson - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$21,540 in 2003

 

Influence of Crop Rotation and a Cover Crop on Sclerotinia in Canola

Paul Porter - PI
Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
$5,500 in 2003

 

Resistance Improvement of Bean Through Multi-site Screening and Pathogen Characterization

Jim Steadman - PI
Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
$49,475 in 2003

 

Tech Transfer

Ken Grafton - PI
North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND
$30,000 in 2002
$35,000 in 2003

 

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