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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Germplasm Enhancement for Improved Biological Nitrogen Efficiency in Common Bean

Location: Vegetable and Forage Crops Production Research

Project Number: 5354-21220-018-01
Project Type: Specific Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Sep 28, 2010
End Date: Aug 31, 2015

Objective:
To evaluate, characterize, and improve common bean genetics for biological nitrogen fixation.

Approach:
ARS will acquire germplasm, conduct field studies, and perform genetic analysis; WSU will provide graduate student support and expertise on characterization of soils and rhizobium strains.

Last Modified: 9/21/2014
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