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Research Project: Comprehensive Winter Nursery Operations with University of Puerto Rico

Location: Dale Bumpers National Rice Research Center

Project Number: 6028-21000-011-29-N
Project Type: Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2018
End Date: Sep 30, 2023

The objective of this cooperative research project is to operate a fall and winter rice nursery for the purpose of advancing plant generations and seed increases in genetic breeding populations in the National Small Grain Collection(NSGC).

The Dale Bumpers National Rice Research Center (DBNRRC) will provide technical assistance for the operation of rice research field plots; provide rice seed stock; and provide advisory/collaborative assistance as needed as well as weather data, processing of seed and shipping seed and field supplies to DBNRRC after harvest.