Conducted research on automated detection of Fusarium head blight (FHB) damaged wheat kernels. FHB causes yield reductions of up to 50% and crop losses in the U.S. have exceeded $1 billion.
The U.S. Quality Grains Research Consortium

NC-213 Impacts

  • Automated detection
  • Measures insect infestation
  • Color image sorting technology
  • Bioactive Compounds
  • Organic systems
  • About Us

    NC-213 is a project team of engineers, scientists, and economists from leading U.S. land grant universities and government research centers that conduct research to create and disseminate the technical knowledge needed to manage quality food safety and bio-security efficiently in world grain.

    To learn more about NC-213, please read our Plan of Work

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    Latest Reports of Progress from Participating Stations - 2017

    NC-213 Annual Meeting 2019 -  Please use this link to view the latest Program Agenda. Please use this link to register for the meeting. If you plan to attend the meeting and need lodging, please telephone: 1-800-FOR AMES (367-2637) let reservations know that you are with "NC-213 Annual Meeting 2019." The rate is $119/night plus applicable taxes. Please make your reservations by February 4, 2019. New for 2019: Registration Fees: Credit Card and Purchase Order only. Make checks payable to The Ohio State University. Thank you.

    Submission Date Ended September 14 2018. Proposals Selected to be Funded will soon be announced.


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    Awarded Research Grants

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