2014 Research Grants

 
  • KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY (Raymond A. Cloyd)
    Effect of incorporating entomopathogenic fungi into rotation programs against the western flower thrips, Frankiniella occidentalis
    $15,000.00

  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (Brian Whipker)
    Expanding leaf tissue nutritional standards
    $12,079.00

  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY
    (Brian Whipker, Matt Bertone, Steven Frank, Sarah Jandricic)
    Creating an interactive insect lifecycle photographs and guide
    $9,209.00

  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (Steven D. Frank, Sarah E. Jandricic)
    Integrated thrips management for greenhouse crops
    $11,614.00

  • OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY (Melodie Putnam)
    Evaluating methods for control of the crown gall bacterium, Agrobacterium, in rose
    $10,800.00

  • PURDUE UNIVERSITY (W. Garrett Owen and Roberto G. Lopez)
    Propagation of ornamental grasses from single-node cuttings for quick liner production
    $12,000.00

  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (Aldwin Anterola)
    Indigo production in plants cells: Setting the stage for true blue flowers
    $8,000.00

  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA (Zhanao Deng)
    Introducing the NPR1 gene into impatiens and determining the effects of NPR1
    $15,000.00

  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA (Erica M. Goss, G. Shad Ali)
    Diversity and fungicide-resistance in Phytophthora nicotianae in Florida floriculture
    $10,000.00

  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA (Benham Lockhart)
    Investigation of a seed-borne flower and foliar distortion disorder occurring in ornamental Asteraceae and its association with novel filamentous protein structures
    $17,500.00

 

New York Florists’ Club Grants

  • UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT (Rosa E. Raudales)
    Quantification and remediation of residual paclobutrazol in irrigation water
    $7,000.00
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (David Zaitlin)
    Engineering floricultural crops for resistance to tomato spotted wilt virus
    $12,000.00
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE (Brian A. Krug)
    e-Gro instructional Videos
    $7,500.00

TOTAL.......... $147,702.00

Total Research Grants 1961-2014.......... $6,375,865.90

 

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