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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IMPROVEMENT OF SUGARCANE CROSSING OF PARENTAL CLONES FOR INCREASED SEED PRODUCTION AT THE USDA-ARS SUGARCANE FIELD STATION Project Number: 6625-21000-003-22
Project Type: Trust

Start Date: Jun 01, 2012
End Date: May 23, 2013

Objective:
The objective of this agreement is to improve the crossing and seed production capabilities of the Canal Point Cultivar Development Program to the mutual benefit of the USDA-ARS Sugarcane Field Station and the Florida Sugarcane Industry.

Approach:
Continue the cooperative and collaborative research of the tripartite agreement of the USDA-ARS Sugarcane Field Station, the University of Florida EREC and the Florida Sugar Cane League to develop CP Cultivars and to improve the crossing ability by renovating the parental nursery area.

Last Modified: 8/27/2014
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