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Recognizing Women’s Needs: A Key in Agriculture Production and Food Security
(Virginia Tech Libraries, 2018-11-08)
The Women and Gender in International Development discussion series offers an opportunity for scholars and practitioners to share their research and knowledge surrounding gender and international development. Dr. Ozzie ...
Near-Real-Time Analysis of the Phenotypic Responses of Escherichia coli to 1-Butanol Exposure Using Raman Spectroscopy
(American Society for Microbiology, 2014-08-25)
Raman spectroscopy was used to study the time course of phenotypic responses of Escherichia coli (DH5 alpha) to 1-butanol exposure (1.2% [vol/vol]). Raman spectroscopy is of interest for bacterial phenotyping because it ...
American Hornbeam, Carpinus caroliniana
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2012-02-12)
This publication covers the physical and main features, plant needs, functions, care, and additional information for the American Hornbeam.
Applications of High-Resolution Imaging for Open Field Container Nursery Counting
Frequent inventory data of container nurseries is needed by growers to ensure proper management and marketing strategies. In this paper, inventory data are estimated from aerial images. Since there are thousands of nursery ...
Assessment of Genetic Diversity and Population Structure in Iranian Cannabis Germplasm
(Nature Publishing Group, 2017-11-15)
Cannabis sativa has a complex history reflected in both selection on naturally occurring compounds and historical trade routes among humans. Iran is a rich resource of natural populationswhich hold the promise to characterize ...
2009-2011 Performance of Sorghum Hybrids in the Virginia-Carolina Region
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2013)
This report presents 2009-2011 crop data for Sorghum varieties in North Carolina and Virginia, including data on planting and harvest dates, soil type, irrigation, weed management, nutrient management, pest and disease ...
2009-2010 Performance of Sorghum Hybrids in the Virginia-Carolina Region
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011)
This report presents 2009-2010 crop data for Sorghum varieties in North Carolina and Virginia, including data on planting and harvest dates, soil type, irrigation, weed management, nutrient management, pest and disease ...
Accession-Level Differentiation of Urushiol Levels, and Identification of Cardanols in Nascent Emerged Poison Ivy Seedlings
Poison ivy (<i>Toxicodendron radicans</i> (L.) Kuntze) shows accession-level differentiation in a variety of morphometric traits, suggesting local adaptation. To investigate whether the presumed defense compound urushiol ...
Apple miRNAs and tasiRNAs with novel regulatory networks
Background MicroRNAs (miRNAs) and their regulatory functions have been extensively characterized in model species but whether apple has evolved similar or unique regulatory features remains unknown. Results We performed ...
An RNA sequencing transcriptome analysis of the high-temperature stressed tall fescue reveals novel insights into plant thermotolerance
Background Tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea Schreb.) is major cool-season forage and turf grass species worldwide, but high-temperature is a major environmental stress that dramatically threaten forage production and turf ...