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.
NC-213
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 - 2013
    Announced and Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014.

    NC-213 Annual Meeting - 2014. To view the latest Program Agenda, click here. To register for the meeting, click here.

    The Andersons Cereals and Oilseeds Award of Excellence and The Andersons Early-in-Career Award. (Nominations are closed.)


    Latest Grant Opportunity Announced! The Andersons Research Grant Program - Regular Competition 2013 is closed. Awarded proposals: Dirk Maier, Ph.D., Kansas State University: "Third Edition of the Grain Drying, Handling and Storage Handbook (MWPS-13) – Using NC-213 Multi-State Expertise for National Impact” and Carol Jones, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University: "On-Farm Storage of Winter Canola-Study of Lined and Unlined Steel Bins” Congratulations!
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