Personal Information

Name:Daren Mueller
Address:Iowa State University
Dept of Plant Pathology & Microbiology
351 Bessey
Ames, IA50011
Phone:515-460-8000
Email:dsmuelle at iastate.edu

Biography


Projects as Lead Investigator

Projects

Project Title
Evaluation of Precision Zone Management in Soybean Fields to Increase Profit and Reduce Product Inputs (1720-172-0114)
The role of thrips and host ranges in the disease of cycle of soybean vein necrosis virus in Iowa
Further defining foliar fungicides use on soybean
Building a relationship-driven, resilient applied research program at ISU while addressing several soybean production issues
Combining Integrated Pest Management with Climate Change, Mitigation, and Adaptation in Soybean-Corn Cropping Systems (Year 1 and 2 of 1161)
Development of a field crop weed identification guide

Projects - Individual Years

YearProject Title (each year)
2021Developing an Integrated Management and Communication Plan for Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome
2020Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2019Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2019Soybean Extension Group: Bringing Science to Farmers
2019Evaluating foliar fungicides and monitoring for fungicide resistance
2018Evaluating foliar fungicides and monitoring for fungicide resistance
2018Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2018Soybean Extension Group: Bringing Science to Farmers
2017Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybeans
2017Evaluation of Precision Zone Management in Soybean Fields to Increase Profit and Reduce Product Inputs (1720-172-0114)
2016The role of thrips and host ranges in the disease cycle of soybean vein necrosis virus in Iowa
2016Further defining foliar fungicides use on soybean
2016Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2016Combining Integrated Pest Management with Climate Change, Mitigation, and Adaptation in Soybean-Corn Cropping Systems (Year 3 of 1420-732-7230)
2015The role of thrips and host ranges in the disease of cycle of soybean vein necrosis virus in Iowa
2015Further defining foliar fungicides use on soybean
2015Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2015Combining Integrated Pest Management with Climate Change, Mitigation, and Adaptation in Soybean-Corn Cropping Systems (Year 2 of 1420-732-7230)
2014Further defining foliar fungicides use on soybean
2014Developing an integrated management and communication plan for soybean SDS
2014Combining Integrated Pest Management with Climate Change, Mitigation, and Adaptation in Soybean-Corn Cropping Systems (Year 1 of 1420-732-7230)
2013Building a relationship-driven, resilient applied research program at ISU while addressing several soybean production issues
2012Building a relationship-driven, resilient applied research program at ISU while addressing several soybean production issues
2012Combining Integrated Pest Management with Climate Change, Mitigation, and Adaptation in Soybean-Corn Cropping Systems (Year 1 and 2 of 1161)
2010Development of a field crop weed identification guide

Projects as Co-Investigator

Projects

Project Title
Developing and Disseminating a Comprehensive and Sustainable Management Program for Foliar Diseases of Soybean
Biology and Management of Soybean Stem Diseases (1920-172-0125-B)
Multi-Pronged Strategies to Provide Efficient Sustainable and Durable Control to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
Potential use of cover crops and green manures for localized or widespread management of Fusarium diseases, white mold and iron deficiency chlorosis on soybean
Soybean Extension Group: Bringing Science to Farmers
Improved Management of Charcoal Rot
Using engineering tools to identify and quantify biotic and abiotic stress in soybean for customizable agriculture production
Biology and control of Sclerotinia stem rot of soybean
Improving our understanding of stem canker and how to manage it in soybean across the Midwest
Breeding for high yield, yield protection and compositional traits in soybean for Iowa farmers
Understanding the role of fungicide programs on soybean health and charcoal rot development
Effects of soil conservation practice (cover crop, crop rotations and tillage) on soybean SDS
Improving awareness and management of Charcoal rot in soybean in the North Central Region
Disease Study Group: Focus on new and emerging soybean diseases
Causes and Cures for Delayed Maturity in Soybean (Year 1 of 1420-832-8277)
21st century management of white mold
Improved management of Sclerotinia stem rot in the North Central Region
Optimizing pest management in soybeans

Projects - Individual Years

YearProject Title (each year)
2020Developing and Disseminating a Comprehensive and Sustainable Management Program for Foliar Diseases of Soybean
2019Biology and Management of Soybean Stem Diseases (1920-172-0125-B)
2019Multi-Pronged Strategies to Provide Efficient Sustainable and Durable Control to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
2018Potential use of cover crops and green manures for localized or widespread management of Fusarium diseases, white mold and iron deficiency chlorosis on soybean
2017Soybean Extension Group: Bringing Science to Farmers
2017Improved Management of Charcoal Rot
2016Using engineering tools to identify and quantify biotic and abiotic stress in soybean for customizable agriculture production
2016Biology and control of Sclerotinia stem rot of soybean
2016Improving our understanding of stem canker and how to manage it in soybean across the Midwest
2015Breeding for high yield, yield protection and compositional traits in soybean for Iowa farmers
2015Understanding the role of fungicide programs on soybean health and charcoal rot development
2014Improving awareness and management of Charcoal rot in soybean in the North Central Region
2014Disease Study Group: Focus on new and emerging soybean diseases
2014Causes and Cures for Delayed Maturity in Soybean (Year 1 of 1420-832-8277)
2014Effects of soil conservation practice (cover crop, crop rotations and tillage) on soybean SDS
201221st century management of white mold
2011Improved management of Sclerotinia stem rot in the North Central Region
2009Optimizing pest management in soybeans