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The mission of the Sunflower Improvement Research Unit is to enhance sunflower production by improving sunflower adaptation, resistance to disease and insect pests, benefits to pollinators, and product quality through basic and applied research.
The Sunflower Improvement Research is located in Fargo, ND and is part of the Plains Area.
The Acting Research Leader is David Smith.
USDA-ARS-PA, Edward T. Schafer Agri Res Ctr
1616 Albrecht Blvd. North (Mailing Address)
Fargo, ND 58102-2765