2014 Soybean and Grain Research and Promotion Board Funded Projects

Frances Gould  |  10/28/2014 6:21:56 PM

Biological & Ag Engineering $28,000
Electrically-Charged Fungicide Adjuvant, Cristina Sabliov

Communications 19,250
2014 Louisiana Soybean & Grain Research & Promotion Board Report, Frankie Gould

2014 Pocket Field Guide for Soybean and Grain Weed Identification, Frankie Gould 

Entomology $31,870
Emerging Insect Pest Problems In Field Corn And Grain Sorghum, Fangneng Huang

School of Plant, Environmental & Soil Sciences $191,476
Weed Management And Biology Research In Soybeans, Jim Griffin
Small Grain Breeding, Variety Development, and Testing, Stephen Harrison
Soil Test Calibration and Fertilization Research For Sustainable Soybean and Corn Production In Louisiana, Brenda Tubana

Plant Pathology & Crop Physiology $298,096
Using Molecular Biology To Control Soybean Diseases: Cercospora Leaf Blight And Rust, Zhi-Yuan Chen
Cercospora Leaf Blight Disease of Soybean-Screening Soybean Varieties for Differences in the Expression of Resistance Genes, Zhi-Yuan Chen
Epiphytic Bacteria And/Or Their Metabolites For Control Of Aflatoxin Contamination Of Corn, Kenneth Damann
Measuring Yield Losses Due To Diseases Of Soybeans, Clayton Hollier
Soybean Disease (Including Rust) Sentinel Plot Scouting Program, Clayton Hollier
Biology And Control Of Major Diseases of Soybeans, Raymond Schneider
Surveying Louisiana Soybeans for Soybean Vein Necrosis and Soybean Mottle, Rodrigo Valverde 

Dean Lee Research Station $189,843
Agronomic Research and Extension To Improve Soybean Production In Louisiana, Ronald Levy
Soybean And Grain On-Farm Demonstration Program - 2013, Ronald Levy
Corn On-Farm Demonstration Program - 2014, Dan Fromme
Reevaluation Of Threecornered Alfalfa Hopper Pest Status In Louisiana Soybeans, Julien Beuzelin
Soybean Weed Management Systems In Louisiana, Daniel Stephenson
Weed Management Systems For Feed Grain Crops In Louisiana, Daniel Stephenson 

Macon Ridge Research Station $309,776
Evaluation Of Management Practices and Varieties Selection For Improved Soybean Seed Quality, Josh Lofton
Improving Management of Double Crop Soybean Production, Josh Lofton
Research And Extension Program For Grain Sorghum Production In Louisiana, Josh Lofton
Timing Of Irrigation Initiation And Termination On Soybean Yield In Northeast Louisiana, Josh Lofton
Evaluate The Effects Of Periods Of Saturation On Nitrogen Loss And Corn Growth, Josh Lofton
Refining Field Corn And Grain Sorghum Insect Pest Management Strategies, David Kerns
Optimizing Chemical Control Strategies For Louisiana Soybean Pests, David Kerns
Evaluation Of Cercospora Leaf Blight And Purple Seed Stain In Louisiana, Trey Price
Evaluation Of Soybean Cultivars And Fungicides For Disease Management In Northeast Louisiana, Trey Price
Managing Disease In Louisiana Corn, Trey Price
Wheat Disease Management In Louisiana, Trey Price 

Northeast Research Station $186,677
In-Field Evaluation Of Soil Fertility For Soybean And Corn, Beatrix Haggard
Optimization of Potassium Fertilization for Corn and Soybean Production, Beatrix Haggard
Cultural Practices That Influence Corn Yield Performance in Northeast Louisiana, Henry Mascagni
Cultural Practices That Influence Grain Sorghum Yield Performance, Henry Mascagni
Soybean Weed Control Research In Northeast Louisiana, Donnie Miller
Development Of Weed Management Programs In Northeast Louisiana Corn and Grain Sorghum, Donnie Miller 

Red River Research Station $26,113
Soybean Breeding And Variety Development, Blair Buckley
Rice Research Station $64,710 Evaluation Of Soybean Cultural Practices In Southwest Louisiana, Dustin Harrell

New Projects

Dean Lee Research Station $23,000
Development of Methods Assessing the Effects of Drought and Salt Stress on Soybean Insect Management, Julien Beuzelin
Development of Technologies to Reduce Off-target Spray Drift in Soybeans, Randy Price
Variety Evaluation and Wheat Disease Management in Central La., Boyd Padgett

Entomology $73,830
Integrated Management of Changing Soybean Insect Pest Complexes, Jeff Davis
Soybean Looper Population Growth Rates on Herbicide Resistant Weeds, Jeff Davis

School of Plant, Environment and Soil Sciences $20,625
Molecular Genetics Studies for Development of DNA-Based Markers to Complement Wheat Breeding, Niranjan Baiskh

Grand Total 2014 Funding
Soybean $919,399
Corn/Wheat $479,446
Grain Sorghum $64,421
Total $1,463,266

This article was published in the 2014 Louisiana Soybean & Grain Research & Promotion Board Report

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