718 Cotton and Industrial Crops (includes Graduate Student Competition) (Posters)

Poster Session
C01 Crop Breeding & Genetics
Wednesday, 8 October 2008: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E

Poster #292
Oil Development in Lesquerella Fendleri Seeds from Fall and Spring Plantings.
David Dierig, USDA-ARS; Steven Crafts-Brandner, USDA-ARS; Terry Isbell, USDA-ARS, NCAUR
Poster #293
Effect of Hormonal Interaction on Ethylene Production for High Frequency Regeneration of Cotyledonary Explants of Bottle Gourd.
Shyamali Saha, Nagoya University; Mori Hitoshi, Nagoya University; Gopesh Saha, Washington State University; Kazumi Hattori, Nagoya University
Poster #294
Selecting Winter Canola (Brassica napus) Cultivars for Biodiesel Production in Alabama.
Ernst Cebert, Alabama A&M Univ.; Rufina Ward, Alabama A&M University; Suresh Kumar, Alabama A&M Univ.; Udai Bishnoi, Alabama A&M University
Poster #295
Association Mapping of Morphological Traits in Gossypium arboreum Accessions.
Stella Kantartzi, Univ. of Arkansas; James Stewart, Univ. of Arkansas
Poster #296
Differentiation of Tetraploid Cotton Species with cpSSR Markers.
Megha V. Sharma, University of Arkansas; Stella Kantartzi, Univ. of Arkansas; Ainong Shi, Univ. of Arkansas
Poster #298
Genetic Analysis of Yield and Fiber Quality Traits in A Backcross Inbred Line Population of Cotton.
Jinfa Zhang, New Mexico State University; Richard Percy, USDA-ARS
Poster #299
Interspecific Chromosome Substitution Lines in the Genetic Improvement of Upland Cotton.
Sukumar Saha, USDA-ARS; Dwaine A. Raska, Texas A&M University; Johnie Jenkins, USDA-ARS; Jack McCarty, USDA-ARS; Jixiang Wu, Mississippi State University; David Stelly, Texas A&M University
Poster #300
Use of GGE Biplot to Evaluate Interaction of Cotton Varieties with Environments.
Mustafa McPherson, Phytogen Seed Co., LLC.; John Pellow, Phytogen Seed Co., LLC.; Frank Bordelon, Phytogen Seed Co., LLC.; Sreedhar Alwala, Dow AgroSciences
Poster #301
Diallel Analysis of Improved Cotton Germplasm with High Quality Fiber.
Gregory Berger, Texas A&M University; Steve Hague, Texas A&M Univ.; C. Wayne Smith, Texas A&M Univ.
Poster #302
Association Mapping of Reniform Nematode Resistance in Gossypium hirsutum.
Megha V. Sharma, University of Arkansas; Stella Kantartzi, Univ. of Arkansas; David Weaver, Auburn Univ.; Edzard Van Santen, Auburn Univ.; James Stewart, University of Arkansas
Poster #303
High Tannin Cotton Lines as a Source of Resistance to Bacterial Blight, Xanthomonas campestris pv. malvacearum.
Raymond Kennett, Texas A and M University; C. Wayne Smith, Texas A and M University; Peggy Thaxton, Delta Res. & Ext. Ctr.; Steve Hague, Texas A and M University
Poster #304
A Novel Allele of Li-2 Producing Different Types of Fibers in Cotton Seeds in Different Branches of the Same Plant.
Chuanfu An, Mississippi State University; Johnie Jenkins, USDA-ARS; Sukumar Saha, USDA/ARS; Jack McCarty, USDA-ARS