American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists

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

 
 

PERFORMANCE OF PRIMED SEED UNDER DROUGHT STRESS

 

Stephen Harper

Germains Seed Technology, Hansa Road, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4LG, UK

 

SPEED AND UNIFORMITY OF SUGAR BEET SEED GERMINATION AND PLANT DEVELOPMENT DETERMINED BY IMAGE CAPTURE AND ANALYSIS

 

Rafal Marcinek and Stephen Harper*

Germains Seed Technology, Hansa Road, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4LG, UK

 

RILS: WHAT ARE THEY, WHAT ARE THEY GOOD FOR, AND DO WE HAVE ANY?

 

J. Mitchell McGrath * and Linda E. Hanson

USDA-ARS, 1066 Bogue St., East Lansing, MI 48824-1325

 

MODELING HEAT EXCHANGE IN SUGARBEET PILES IN MICHIGAN 

 

Mona Shaaban 1*, Greg Clark2, and Randolph Beaudry1

1Department of Horticulture, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 48824

and 2Michigan Sugar Company, 2600 S. Euclid Ave., Bay City, MI 48706

 

MOLECULAR TECHNOLOGY FOR DEVELOPING DURABLE RESISTANCE TO THE SUGAR BEET ROOT MAGGOT (TETANOPS MYOPAEFORMIS)

 

Haiyan Li and Ann C. Smigocki

USDA-ARS Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Ave.,

Beltsville, MD 20705

 

MOLECULAR CLONING OF X LOCUS AND MARKER-ASSISTED SELECTION OF NON-RESTORING ALLELE FOR OWEN CYTOPLASMIC MALE STERILITY

 

Kazunori Taguchi1*, Mari Moritani2, Tetsuo Mikami2 and Tomohiko Kubo2

1Hokkaido Agricultural Research Center (HARC), Memuro, Hokkaido, JP 082-0052, and 2Hokkaido University, N-9, W-9, Kita-ku Sapporo, JP 082-8589

 

DROUGHT TOLERANCE SELECTION IN SUGAR BEET

 

David D. Tarkalson *1, Imad Eujayl1,  Werner Beyer2, and Bradley A. King1

1Northwest Soils and Irrigation Research Laboratory, USDA,

Agricultural Research Service, 3793 N. 3600 E., Twin Falls, ID 83301 

2 KWS-SAAT AG, Grimsehlstr 31 37555 Einbeck, Germany

 

EFFECT OF CURTOVIRUS SPECIES COMPETITIVENESS IN HOST PLANTS ON TRANSMISSION AND INCIDENCE OF BEET SEVERE CURLY TOP VIRUS AND BEET MILD CURLY TOP VIRUS

 

William M. Wintermantel

USDA-ARS, 1636 East Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905