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 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.
NC-213 Annual Meeting 2016 - Meeting Registration is now closed. The registration was extended until February 17. We apologize for any inconvenience this might have caused our members.
Nominations for the 2016 Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence and for the 2016 Andersons Cerreals and Oilseeds Early-in-Career Award of Excellence are no longer being accepted. UPDATE! Congratulations to Joe Needham, The Andersons, Inc., for being awarded the 2016 Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence and Gretchen Mosher, Iowa State University, for being awarded the 2016 Andersons Early-In-Career Awards of Excellence!
It is our pleasure to announce that the winning Grant Proposal for The Andersons Research Grant Program – Regular Competition 2015 was submitted by Carol Jones, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University. The Grant Proposal titled; “Evaluating Sealing Quality of Grain Storage Bins Combined with Appropriate Phosphine Application Strategy to Minimize Insect Resistance in U.S.” includes the Team of:
Mark Casada, USDA-ARS, CGAHR, Manhattan, Kansas
Rumela Bhadra, Kansas State University
Frank Arthur, USDA-ARS, CGAHR, Manhattan, Kansas
Ronaldo Maghirang, Kansas State University
Brian Adam, Oklahoma State University
Dirk Maier, Iowa State University
Samuel Cook, Kansas State University
Please join our Office in congratulating Carol and her Team.