Location: Vegetable Crops Research Unit
Project Number: 5090-21000-062-25
Start Date: Feb 28, 2013
End Date: Jul 31, 2015
Will expand the variety trial database established by the NOVIC group in eOrganic to include fields for nutritional and soils analysis evaluations in conjunction with data results. Will host project webinars including one on the organic carrot breeding project, another on breeding for nutrition, and another on organic systems and environmental influences on cultivar performance. Will publish project’s articles on functional foods and antioxidants in foods. Will announce annual field days related to the project and invite public attendance in multiple states.