Managed Research Area: Management of soybean rust, sentinel plots, diagnostics, outreach and research
Sustainable Production
Crop protectionDiseaseField management
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This is the first year of this project.
Lead Principal Investigator:
Linda Kull, University of Illinois-Carbondale
Co-Principal Investigators:
Robert Bellm, (not specified)
Jason Bond, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Nancy Pataky, University of Illinois-Carbondale
Carl Bradley, University of Kentucky
David Walker, USDA/ARS-UIUC
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Brief Project Summary:

In response to the introduction of soybean rust (Phakopsora pachyrhizi) into the U.S. in November 2004, the USDA facilitated the development of a federal/state/industry coordinated framework for surveillance, reporting, prediction, and management of soybean rust. This effort has been continued for the 2007-growing season. This framework draws from ideas and material presented at the USDA-ARS Strategic Planning meeting held Baltimore MD on December 1-2, 2004. As an integral part of the framework, a national Sentinel Plot System was established in 2005 with the cooperative efforts of the USDA, State Departments of Agriculture, state universities, checkoff boards, industry, local producers,...

Unique Keywords:
#soybean diseases
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The United Soybean Research Retention policy will display final reports with the project once completed but working files will be purged after three years. And financial information after seven years. All pertinent information is in the final report or if you want more information, please contact the project lead at your state soybean organization or principal investigator listed on the project.