American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists

Sections B & E – PHYSIOLOGY, BIOTECHNOLOGY, GENETICS AND GERMPLASM/POSTERS

 
Storage comparison for beets on and in a storage building beet pile.     
Bullock, Murray S., Holly Hybrids, Burley, ID
 
New additions to the National Plant Germplasm System’s Beta collection: Southern Morocco expedition.
Hellier, Barbara C.1*, Lee Panella2, Yasmina El Bahloul3 and Naima Qariouh4, 1USDA-ARS, Western Regional Plant Introduction Station, Pullman, WA; 2USDA-ARS, Sugar Beet Breeding Unit, Fort Collins, CO; 3National Institute of Agronomy Research, Genetic Resources and Plant Breeding Unit, Rabat, Morocco and 4National Institute of Agronomy Research, Setatt, Morocco
 
Metabolic changes associated with elevated respiration rate in stored sugarbeet roots after injury.
Lafta, Abbas M. and Karen Klotz Fugate*, USDA-ARS, Northern Crop Science Laboratory, Fargo, ND
 
Sugar beet root maggot (Tetanops myopaeformis) genes modulated by resistant and susceptible interactions with Beta vulgaris.
Li, Haiyan*, Senthilkumar Padmanaban and Ann C. Smigocki, USDA-ARS, Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, Beltsville, MD
 

Examining salt stress for improvement of seedling vigor.
Lindsey, Raymond S.
1 and J. Mitchell McGrath2*, 1Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University and 2USDA-ARS, SBRU, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

 
Speed and uniformity of sugar beet seed germination determined by automated image capture and time course analysis.
Long, Jordan, Heather Webb and Stephen Harper*, Germains Seed Technology, Norfolk, UK
 

Beta vulgaris promoters for directed tissue-specific root transcription.
Padmanaban, Senthilkumar*, Haiyan Li, David P. Puthoff and Ann C. Smigocki, USDA-ARS, Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, Beltsville, MD.

 
Biochemical and proteomic profiling of polysaccharide-modifying enzymes in root cell walls of Beta vulgaris.
Savary, Brett J.1,2*, Prasanna Vasu1, Dayanandan Anandan1 and Ann C. Smigocki3, 1Arkansas Bioscience Institute & 2College of Agriculture, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR 72467 and 3Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD 20705
 
Induced resistance to beet curly top virus.
Wintermantel, William M., USDA-ARS, Salinas, CA