Biology, population genetics, and epidemiology of diseases of corn, wheat, and bioenergy feedstock grasses. Host resistance, cultural, biological, and chemical disease control strategies as components of integrated crop management of corn, forage legume, small grain cereal, oilseed, and bioenergy feedstock crops. Population biology and ecology of the toxigenic fungus Fusarium graminearum.
Gary C. Bergstrom
Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology
316 Plant Science Buildin
BioG 2990/4990 Credit:
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Research Activities in Which Undergraduates Participate:
Wide range of microbiology and plant pathology techniques including microbial culture, plant culture and inoculation, PCR detection and identification methods.
Approximate Number of Students in the Lab per Semester: