Green Bean Breeding and Evaluation

Objectives:

 

Control and Management of Common Smut on Corn in the Columbia Basin of Oregon and Washington (2001)

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

George Clough and Philip Hamm
OSU Hermiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center

Lindsey du Toit
WSU Mt. Vernon Research and Extension Unit

Objectives:

Broccoli Breeding and Evaluation (2001)

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

Jim Meyers
OSU Dept of Horticulture

Brian Yorgey
OSU Dept of Food Science and Technology

Objectives:

Biology and Management of Fusarium Diseases on Sweet Corn in the PNW (2001)

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

Cynthia M. Ocamb
Ext. Specialist and Assistant Professor Botany and Plant Pathology, OSU

Nathan Miller
Graduate Student, OSU, Corvallis

John Luna
Asst. Professor, Horticulture

Dan McGrath
Linn County, Regional Ag. Agent - Marion County

Jim Myers
OSU Dept of Horticulture

Mary Powelson
OSU Dept of Botany and Plant Pathology

Alex Stone
OSU Dept of Horticulture

Objectives:

"Rotbusters" Sweet Corn Decline Field Survey (2002)

"Sweet corn decline" emerged as a significant constraint to corn production in the Willamette Valley during the 1990's. During the winter of 2001-02 a group of farmers, industry agricultural professionals, and OSU personnel met to discuss strategies for improving our understanding of this syndrome and for identifying strategies for its management.

Pathogen-Herbicide Interactions in the Sweet Corn Decline Syndrome

Identification of Sweet Corn Hybrids Resistant to Root/Stalk Rot

Objectives:

  1. Characterize su and se and sh2 sweet corn hybrids for reaction to root rot and processing quality.
  2. Examine the effect of fumigation on root rot,, firing and yield.

Green Bean Breeding and Evaluation

Control and Management of Common Smut on Corn in the Columbia Basin of Oregon and Washington (2002)

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

George Clough, Philip Hamm, and Sarah Blatchford
OSU Hermiston Agricultrual Research and Extension Center

Lindsey du Toit
WSU Mt. Vernon Research and Extension Unit

Objectives:

  1. Screen sweet corn cultivars for resistance to common smut
  2. Investigate effect of planting date on development of common smut
  3. Quantify effect of common smut on processing quality characteristics
  4. Evaluate fungicides for the control of common smut

 

Broccoli Breeding, Evaluation and Seed Production (2002)

Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission

Jim Meyers
OSU Dept of Horticulture

Brian Yorgey
OSU Dept of Food Science and Technology

Objectives:

1. Develop broccoli varieties adapted to western Oregon with:

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