Location: Commodity Protection and Quality
Project Number: 2034-43000-039-01
Start Date: Dec 01, 2011
End Date: Aug 31, 2015
A combination of practical vineyard experiments evaluating the responses of grapes to potassium potassium applications including rates of maturation, internal quality, and control of preharvest and postharvest plant pathogens, combined with laboratory experiments evaluating the entry and spatial distribution of potassium within berries, gene expression by microarray analysis using the Nimblegen Grape array MD X 12 platform, and translocation of sugars.