American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists


Association analysis of beet curly top disease resistance genes in sugarbeet.

Eujayl, Imad A.1*, Ivan Simko2 and Carl A. Strausbaugh1, 1USDA-ARS, NWISRL, Kimberly, ID and 2USDA-ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA.


Efficacy of Barley Stripe Mosaic Virus to induce gene silencing of a gene repressing flowering in sugar beet.

Fenwick, Ann1, Rebecca L. Larson2, Patrick A. Reeves3, Amy L. Hill1 and Lee Panella1*, 1USDA-ARS, Sugarbeet Research Unit, Fort Collins, CO, 2Syngenta Seeds, Inc., Longmont, CO and 3USDA-ARS, National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation, Fort Collins, CO.


Sugar beet germplasm collection in the National Plant Germplasm System.

Hu, Jinguo* and Barbara Hellier, USDA-ARS, Western Regional Plant Introduction Station, Pullman, WA.


Molecular genetics and genomics of effective pathogen response in B. vulgaris  L.

Kuykendall, L. David*, Jonathan Shao, Kate Burdekin and Tatsiana Kurushko, Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD.


Dehydration accelerates root respiration and impacts sugarbeet raffinose metabolism.

Lafta, Abbas M. and Karen Klotz Fugate*, USDA-ARS, Northern Crop Science Laboratory, Fargo, ND.


Differential sugar beet gene expression during the defense response to challenge by Cercospora beticola.

Larson, Rebecca L.1, Mary E. McClintock2, Robert A. Cramer3, Amy L. Hill2, Ann Fenwick2, Patrick A. Reeves4, Kimberly M. Webb2* and Lee Panella2, 1Syngenta Seeds, Inc., Longmont, CO, 2USDA-ARS, Sugarbeet Research Unit, Fort Collins, CO, 3Montana State University, Bozeman, MT and 4USDA-ARS, National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation, Fort Collins, CO.


Flow distance and crossing ability of dispersed pollen in sugar beet.

Takahashi, Hiroyuki1*, Yoshiya Shimamoto2, Kazuyuki Okazaki1, Kazunori Taguchi1, Yosuke Kuroda1 and Hideyuki Abe1, 1National Agricultural Research Center for Hokkaido Region, Hokkaido, Japan and 2Tokyo University of Agriculture, Hokkaido, Japan.