67 Seed Production, Germination, and Utilization/Div. C04 Business Meeting

Oral Session
C04 Seed Physiology, Production & Technology
This session will focus on the production of seed utilizing best management practices and the steps needed to ensure high quality seed with maximum germination and seedling vigor.

C01 Crop Breeding & Genetics, C02 Crop Physiology and Metabolism, C03 Crop Ecology, Management & Quality

Monday, November 2, 2009: 9:55 AM-12:15 PM
Convention Center, Room 305, Third Floor

John Beasley Jr.
12:15 PM
9:55 AM
Introductory Remarks
10:00 AM
Electrical Conductivity and Calcium, Magnesium and Potassium Contents of Stored Dry Beans Seeds.
Roberval Vieira, São Paulo State Univ., UNESP; Claudia D. Silva, São Paulo State Univ., UNESP; Mariana S. Rosa, São Paulo State Univ., UNESP
10:15 AM
Fungicide Treatments for Improved Germination of Switchgrass Seed.
Michael Anderson, Oklahoma State Univ.; Roji Manandhar, Oklahoma State Univ.; Yanqi Wu, Oklahoma State Univ.; Shraddha Vadvalkar, Oklahoma State Univ.
10:30 AM
Limiting Unwanted Gene Flow in Cotton Seed Production Fields.
Shannon Heuberger, Univ. of Arizona; Christa Ellers-Kirk, Univ. of Arizona; Yves Carriere, Univ. of Arizona
10:45 AM
Effects of Applied Gypsum on Soil and Seed Calcium and Peanut Quality.
Robert Florence, Auburn Univ.; Kris B. Balkcom, Auburn Univ.; G.H. Harris, Univ. of Georgia; James Bostick, Alabama Crop Improvement Assoc.; Julie Howe, Auburn Univ.
11:00 AM
Variability in Peanut Seed Size: Impact On Producers.
John Beasley Jr., Univ. of Georgia; William Branch, Univ. of Georgia; Barry Tillman, Univ. of Florida; C. Corley Holbrook, USDA-ARS
11:15 AM
Div. C04 Business Meeting