American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists

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

 
Development of a field inoculation method to screen for sugar beet seedling resistance to Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae.
PANELLA, LEE1*, TRAVIS VAGHER1, ANN FENWICK2 AND LINDA E. HANSON3, 1USDA, Agricultural Research Service, 1701 Center Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80526 2Beet Sugar Development Foundation, 800 Grant Street, Denver, CO 80203, and 3USDA, ARS, 494 Plant and Soil Sciences Bldg. MSU, East Lansing, MI 48824-1325.
 
CHARACTERIZATION OF A BETA VULGARIS POLYGALACTURONASE-INHIBITING PROTEIN: A DEFENSE RESPONSE GENE
Haiyan Li, Senthilkumar Padmanaban and Ann C. Smigocki, USDA-ARS Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Ave., Beltsville, MD 20705