TITLE

Research farm top CCRI priority

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;9/16/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the priority of Cereal Crops Research Institute (CCRI) on farm research to work on specific needs of producers in the U.S. It mentions that scientists from AgriLife Research and Extension, and Texas A&M University (TAMU)-Commerce conduct research on farms rented by CCRI which attracts some studies and spreads the risk of adverse weather. An overview on herbicide research is also presented which requires planting different types of weeds for test purposes.
ACCESSION #
53859906

 

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