AR Corn and Grain Sorghum Quarterly Board Meeting

By |2018-08-08T17:02:32+00:00August 8th, 2018|

The AR Corn and Grain Sorghum Board held their quarterly meeting in Marianna, AR on July 26, 2018. Demonstrations of soil sampling equipment and drones were held. The results of crop rotation experiments from the previous 5 years were also reviewed. Dr. Elizabeth Hood reported on her funded project looking at the phenotypes of 250 [...]

Dr. Elizabeth Hood Secures Pair of Research Grants

By |2018-04-09T18:15:27+00:00April 9th, 2018|

Two U.S. patents in plant biotechnology and agriculture have been issued to Dr. Elizabeth Hood, Lipscomb Distinguished Professor of Agriculture. The first, regulatory sequence of cupin family gene, has potential applications in the pharmaceutical industry and other areas. The second, methods of expressing and detecting the activity of expansion in plant cells, helps to make large [...]