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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Lu, Renfu
Agricultural Engineer
renfu.lu@ars.usda.gov
(517) 432-8062
1066 BOGUE STREET, #494
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
East Lansing MI 48824

Mission:
The mission of the Sugarbeet and Bean Research Unit is to 1) develop physiological, biochemical, molecular, and genetic strategies and technologies that will improve production efficiency, food quality, and disease resistance, and result in new germplasm and improved varieties of dry beans and sugarbeets; and 2) develop new and/or improved engineering methods and technologies for assessing, grading, and sorting tree fruits and vegetables to assure their postharvest quality, wholesomeness, and marketability.

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