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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Fruit and Vegetable Insect Research has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

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  • Optimization and Field-Testing of Synthetic Sex Attractants for Two Psyllid Pests of Pears (Hemiptera: Psyllidae)


  • DUPONT CROP PROTECTION, NEWARK, DE
  • Assessing feeding deterrence of potato Psyllid to prevent Zebra chip transmission


  • OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY, CORVALLIS, OR
  • Advanced Breeding Line Evaluation, Testing and Hygienic Seed Multiplication of Potato for the Pacific Northwest

  • Developing Methods to Eradicate PCN


  • TEXAS AGRILIFE RESEARCH, COLLEGE STATION, TX
  • Management of Potato Psyllid and Zebra Chip Disease


  • UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO, MOSCOW, ID
  • Testing of Advanced Potato Germplasm for Agronomic, Storage, and Processing Quality Characteristics

  • Technical Assistance to the Eradication of Potato Cyst Nematode in the State of Idaho


  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON, MADISON, WI
  • Improved Breeding and Variety Evaluation Methods to Reduce Acrylamide Content and Increase Quality in Processed Potato Products


  • WASHINGTON STATE FRUIT COMMISSION, YAKIMA, WA
  • Identification of Chemical Lure for Spotted Wing Drosophila


  • WASHINGTON STATE POTATO COMMISSION, MOSES LAKE, WA
  • Developing Potatoes With Superior Disease Resistance and Phytonutrients

  • Filling the Gaps in Nematode Management in Potatoes


  • WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY, PULLMAN, WA
  • Eradication of Soil Pests and Pathogens by Cultivation of Non-Hosts

  • Testing of Potato Genotypes for Utilization by Industry in Washington State

  • Characterization of Mechanisms Regulating Nutritional Content and Quality of Specialty and Processing Potatoes

  • Breeding for Resistance Against Root-Knot Nematode in Potato


  • Last Modified: 4/22/2015
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