2021 Soybean and Grain Research and Promotion Board-funded projects

Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness - $80,501

Outreach and Education on Water and Soil Policy Reforms for Profitable On-Farm Soil and Water Management, Naveen Adusumilli

Economic Analysis of Farm Programs and Commodity Costs and Returns for Soybean and Grain Production in Louisiana, Michael Deliberto

Evaluation of Optimal Crop Insurance Usage in Louisiana, Lawson Connor

Evaluation of Costs and Returns to Dicamba-Resistant Soybean Adoption and Relative Values of Corn/Soybean Seed Treatments, Lawson Connor

Evaluating Crop Insurance Rating Options in Louisiana, Lawson Connor

Biological and Agricultural Engineering - $53,000

Fungicide Seed Treatment with Lignin Nanoparticles, Cristina Sabliov

Analyzing Soybean Quality with Automated Image Processing, Kevin Hoffseth

W. A. Callegari Environmental Center - $7,500

Drift Mitigation Training Video for Pesticide Applicators, Kim Brown

Communications - $8,500

Louisiana Soybean and Grain Research and Promotion Board Report, Frankie Gould

Dean Lee Research Station - $343,098

Utilizing Nuclear Polyhedrosis Virus as a Novel Insecticide in Corn and Soybeans, Sebe Brown

Soybean On-Farm Demonstration Program, David Moseley

Assessing Soybean Cultivars and Planting Date for Disease Management in Central and Southern Louisiana, Boyd Padgett

Disease Resistance and Fungicides for Disease Management in Central and South Louisiana, Boyd Padgett

Development of UAV Technologies for Soybean and Small Grain Crops, Randy Price

Evaluation of Weed Management Practices in Louisiana Soybeans, Daniel Stephenson

Investigation of Weed Management Programs in Louisiana Feed Grains, Daniel Stephenson

Enhancing Field Corn Insect Pest Management Strategies for Louisiana, Sebe Brown

Enhancing Grain Sorghum Insect Pest Management Strategies for Louisiana, Sebe Brown

Enhancing Soybean Insect Pest Management Strategies for Louisiana, Sebe Brown

Evaluation of Mature Seed Damage Resistance, Fertilizer Inputs and Planting Practices to Increase Soybean Yield and Profits in Louisiana, David Moseley

Evaluating Agronomic Strategies to Improve Soybean Growth and Yield, Tara Smith

Entomology - $85,000

IPM For Louisiana Soybean Insect Pests, Jeff Davis

Baseline Susceptibility and Resistance Monitoring of Louisiana Corn Earworm Populations to VIP3A, A Novel Insecticidal Protein in Bt Crops, Fangneng Huang

Bob R. Jones-Idlewild Research Station - $40,000

Development of Control Options for Feral Swine in Soybean Fields, Glen Gentry

Macon Ridge Research Station - $299,037

Corn On-Farm Demonstration Program – 2021, Matt Foster

Evaluation of Phosphorus and Potassium Applications to Commercial Corn Fields in Northeast Louisiana, Matt Foster

Evaluation of Commercial Foliar Fertilizer for Corn and Soybean Production in Louisiana, Rasel Parvej

Reevaluation of Phosphorus and Potassium Fertility at Different Soil Depths for Soybean Production in Louisiana, Rasel Parvej

Enhancing Soybean Insect Pest Management Strategies for Northeast Louisiana, Tyler Towles

Cultivar Evaluation, Fungicide Efficacy, Emerging Diseases and Novel Fungicide Application Methods in Corn and Wheat, Trey Price

Identifying and Refining Varietal, Cultural and Chemical Management Strategies for Important Biotic and Abiotic Soybean Diseases, Trey Price

Reaction of Selected Grain Sorghum Hybrids to Fungicide Application, Trey Price

Reevaluation of Sampling Methodology for the Redbanded Stink Bug in Louisiana Soybean, Tyler Towles

Northeast Research Station - $122,515

Effect of Crop Inputs on Corn and Soybean Yields in Louisiana, Rasel Parvej

Evaluation of Agricultural Soybean Weed Control Research in Northeast Louisiana, Donnie Miller

Evaluation of 30-inch Production Systems on 60-inch Beds in Corn and Soybean Production Systems, Dennis Burns

Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology - $286,656

Cercospora Leaf Blight Disease of Soybean — Explore New Approaches for Management, Zhi-Yuan Chen

Direct Double Stranded RNA Application for Managing Cercospora Leaf Blight and Rust, Zhi-Yuan Chen

Building the Framework to Develop Integrated Management Strategies for Taproot Decline, Vinson Doyle

Characterizing the Production and Spread of Inoculum and Infection Strategies for Cercospora Leaf Blight and Purple Seed Stain Pathogens, Vinson Doyle

Development of New Biological Agents for Seed Treatment and Biofertilization to Promote Soybean Growth, Jong Ham

Evaluation of Soybean Germplasm for Novel Sources of Resistance to Frogeye Leaf Spot and Assessment of Pathogen Race Structure in Louisiana, Jonathan Richards

Development of New Iron Formulations for Management of Cercospora Leaf Blight of Soybean, Sara Thomas-Sharma

Redesigning Fungicide Control Strategies for Cercospora Leaf Blight of Soybean, Sara Thomas-Sharma

Screening Grain Crops for Potential Guava Root-Knot Nematode, Tristan Watson and Josielle Rezende

The Threat of the Guava Root-knot Nematode (Meloidogyne Enterolobii) to soybeans in Louisiana, Tristan Watson and Josielle Rezende

Evaluation of Reniform Nematode Resistance in Soybean Cultivars Planted in Louisiana, Tristan Watson

Host Status of Resistant Soybean Varieties to Geographically Diverse Root-Knot Nematode Populations in Louisiana, Tristan Watson

Red River Research Station - $99,150

Soybean Breeding and Variety Development, Blair Buckley

Effect of Tillage System on Crop Irrigation and Evaluation of New Methods to Determine Irrigation Initiation Timing, Syam Dodla

Evaluation of Micronutrient Fertility to Increase Corn Yields in Louisiana, Syam Dodla

Fertility Loss via Soil Erosion and Runoff Water Quality from Rainfed and Irrigated Croplands, Changyoon Jeong

H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station - $64,900

Evaluation of Soybean Cultural and Fertility Practices in Southwest Louisiana, Manoch Kongchum and Dustin Harrell

School of Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences - $312,275

Molecular Mapping and Expression Profiling for Development of DNA-Based Markers to Complement Wheat Breeding, Niranjan Baisakh

Small Grain Breeding, Variety Development and Testing, Stephen Harrison

Herbicide Resistance Screening in Louisiana Cropping Systems, Lauren Lazaro

On-Farm Precision Agriculture Research to Support Variety Trials, Luciano Shiratsuchi

Sulfur Fertilization Updates: Application Rate, Sources and Potential of Biostimulant, Brenda Tubaña

Improving Micronutrient Fertilization for Soybean Production, Jim Wang

Improving Grain Crop Production through Fertilization Integrated Pyroligneous Acid, Jim Wang

Private Pesticide Applicator Test Preparation Training Development, Kim Brown

Soybean Improvement through Identification and Introgression of Salt Tolerance Genes, Prasanta Subudhi

Foliar Treatment of Micronutrient Deficiency: Addressing Yield Gap and Disease Pressure in Field Crops Production in Louisiana, Brenda Tubaña

Total Funding for 2021 - $1,802,132

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