Personal Information

Name:Edward Sikora
Address:Auburn University

Phone:
Email:sikorej at AUBURN.EDU

Biography


Projects as Lead Investigator

Projects

Project Title
The Soybean Sentinel Plot Disease Monitoring and Mapping Program (1620-532-5663)
Identification of soybean cyst nematode "races" in Alabama
Identifying soybean rust-resistant & susceptible kudzu populations to increase monitoring efficiency
Evaluation of fungicide programs with large-scale strip tests
Monitoring for Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus, a new disease of soybean in Alabama
Monitoring for fungicide-resistant strains of Frogeye Leaf Spot in North Alabama
Determining the relationship of Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus with morning glory and other weeds in soybean fields in Alabama
The Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program for Early Detection of Soybean Rust (2269)
Determining time of infection and incidence of soybean viruses in commercial fields
Large scale fungicide strip test evaluations
Sentinel plots to monitor the spread of soybean rust in the U.S. soybean production regions
Soybean Disease Survey
Monitoring soybean sentinel fields throughout Alabama for early detection of Soybean Rust

Projects - Individual Years

YearProject Title (each year)
2016The Soybean Sentinel Plot Disease Monitoring and Mapping Program (1620-532-5663)
2015Identification of soybean cyst nematode "races" in Alabama
2015Identifying soybean rust-resistant & susceptible kudzu populations to increase monitoring efficiency
2015Evaluation of fungicide programs with large-scale strip tests
2015Monitoring for Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus, a new disease of soybean in Alabama
2015Monitoring for fungicide-resistant strains of Frogeye Leaf Spot in North Alabama
2015Determining the relationship of Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus with morning glory and other weeds in soybean fields in Alabama
2015The Soybean Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program (1520-532-5663)
2014The Soybean Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program (1420-532-5663)
2013Determining time of infection and incidence of soybean viruses in commercial fields
2013Large scale fungicide strip test evaluations
2013The Soybean Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program (1320-832-8263)
2012The Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program for Early Detection of Soybean Rust (2269)
2012Determining time of infection and incidence of soybean viruses in commercial fields
2012Large scale fungicide strip test evaluations
2012Sentinel plots to monitor the spread of soybean rust in the U.S. soybean production regions
2011Determining time of infection and incidence of soybean viruses in commercial fields
2011Large scale fungicide strip test evaluations
2011Sentinel plots to monitor the spread of soybean rust in the U.S. soybean production regions
2011Soybean disease survey
2011Monitoring soybean sentinel fields throughout Alabama for early detection of soybean rust
2010Soybean Disease Survey
2010Monitoring soybean sentinel fields throughout Alabama for early detection of Soybean Rust
2009Monitoring soybean sentinel fields throughout Alabama for early detection of Soybean Rust

Projects as Co-Investigator

Projects

Project Title
Determining the Effect of Different Management Strategies on Target Spot of Soybean
Developing and Disseminating a Comprehensive and Sustainable Management Program for Foliar Diseases of Soybean
Disease and management of members of the Fusarium solani species complex infecting soybean fields in Alabama
Evaluation of Fungicides for Control of Asian Soybean Rust and Other Foliar Diseases of Soybeans
Evaluation of Fungicide Programs with Large-scale Strip Tests
Isolation of soybean resistance (tolerance) genes against plant parasitic nematodes
System biology of plant-growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR)-induced drought tolerance in soybean.
Harnessing suppressive soils to engineer microbiome of biotic-stress tolerant soybean
Soil type and irrigation effects on reniform nematode damage to soybean
Causes and Cures for Delayed Maturity in Soybean (Year 1 of 1420-832-8277)
Soybean virus effects on seed production and quality
Soybean nematode damage study
Soybean virus-nematode interaction study
Soybean production tools for Alabama
Evaluation of fungicides for control of Asian Soybean Rust

Projects - Individual Years

YearProject Title (each year)
2021Determining the Effect of Different Management Strategies on Target Spot of Soybean
2020Developing and Disseminating a Comprehensive and Sustainable Management Program for Foliar Diseases of Soybean
2019Disease and management of members of the Fusarium solani species complex infecting soybean fields in Alabama
2019Evaluation of Fungicides for Control of Asian Soybean Rust and Other Foliar Diseases of Soybeans
2019Evaluation of Fungicide Programs with Large-scale Strip Tests
2019Isolation of soybean resistance (tolerance) genes against plant parasitic nematodes
2019System biology of plant-growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR)-induced drought tolerance in soybean.
2019Harnessing suppressive soils to engineer microbiome of biotic-stress tolerant soybean
2015Soil type and irrigation effects on reniform nematode damage to soybean
2014Causes and Cures for Delayed Maturity in Soybean (Year 1 of 1420-832-8277)
2013Soybean virus effects on seed production and quality
2011Soybean nematode damage study
2010Soybean virus-nematode interaction study
2009Soybean production tools for Alabama
2009Evaluation of fungicides for control of Asian Soybean Rust