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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Development and Release of Improved Peanut Germplasm and Varieties for the U.S. Southern Plains

Location: Wheat, Peanut and Other Field Crops Research

Project Number: 6217-21220-007-06
Project Type: Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Mar 08, 2013
End Date: Mar 07, 2018

Objective:
Develop and release new peanut varieties with value-added traits that are adapted for optimal performance in Oklahoma and Texas.

Approach:
Traditional breeding practices will be used to develop advanced peanut breeding lines. Agronomic performance and disease resistance will be evaluated in field trials across Oklahoma and in some locations in Texas. The cooperator will assist in conducting these field trials.

Last Modified: 10/1/2014
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