Want to Participate in the 2014 SCRI ZC Annul Reporting Session?
If you are interested in presenting at the 2014 SCRI ZC Annual Reporting Session this year please send your title (with authors) to Patty Garrett and copy Dr. Charlie Rush by August 22, 2014.
Notice – If you are receiving federal or mini grant funding, it is mandatory for you to present at the meeting. A decision as to whether the title would fit into one of the oral sessions or as a poster will be made later. You will also be expected to write a report to include in the Proceedings book which is published each year after the meeting.
If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know.
2014 SCRI ZC Reporting Session
The conference has been scheduled for Nobember 9 – 12, 2014 in Portland Oregon. Join researchers, growers and industry representatives from around the world who will gather to exchange scientific information along with presenting their latest research. See the latest regitration information here.
2013 Conference Proceedings
The 2013 Conference Proceedings are located here.
In The Industry
Steven Marquardt explores The Need to Control Psyllids in Seed Potatoes.
Spotlight on Research
Jenita Thinakaran explains Bactericera cockerelli (Potato psyllid) hosts preferences, re-positional response and the transmission of the bacterial pathogen “Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum” to culrivated and wild hosts in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas.
In The Field
Jose Rodriguez from Black Gold Farms says “There is So Much We Don’t Understand About the Vector and Pathogen, We Need More Research”.
SCRI Potato Psyllid Survey .
Coordinated weekly by Don Henne, PhD.
This weeks report provided by Bill Warfield and Adrian Silva.
2 Year Natural Vegetation Survey Ends
The Texas Natural Vegetation Survey coordinated by Arash Rashed has ended. The results of the two year survey will remain available under Research in the menu to the right.
Texas Wild Host Survey 2014 – Final