2020 Seed Production Research Report


Author Index

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center—OSU

Q. Cheng, Research Associate, Plant Pathology

H. Downing, Farm and Facilities Manager

J.K.S. Dung, Associate Professor, Plant Pathology

J.F. Spring, Assistant Professor, Integrated Pest Management

Hermiston Experiment Station—OSU

K.E. Frost, Assistant Professor, Botany and Plant Pathology

Department of Crop and Soil Science—OSU

L.K. Bobadilla, Graduate Student, Weed Science

C.A.C.G. Brunharo, Assistant Professor, Weed Science

T.G. Chastain, Professor, Seed Crop Physiology

A.J. Colton, Faculty Research Assistant, Invertebrate Pests

D.W. Curtis, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, Weed Science

B.C. Donovan, Faculty Research Assistant, Seed Crop Extension

S. Elias, Professor, Seed Science and Technology

C.J. Garbacik, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, Seed Crop Physiology

A.G. Hulting, Professor, Extension Weed Specialist

N. Kaur, Assistant Professor, Extension Entomology Specialist

C.A. Mallory-Smith, Professor Emeritus, Weed Science

R.J. Mc Donnell, Associate Professor, Slug Specialist

K.M. Meyer, Faculty Research Assistant

A.D. Moore, Associate Professor, Extension Soil Fertility Specialist

B. Panthi, Postdoctoral Scholar, Entomology

K.C. Roerig, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, Weed Science

D.M. Sullivan, Professor, Soil Fertility

T.B. Tubbs, Graduate Student, Seed Crop Physiology

L. Van Slambrook, Faculty Research Assistant, Extension Entomology

R.L. Wilson, Faculty Research Assistant, Seed Crop Physiology

Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology—OSU

M. Garcia-Jaramillo, Assistant Professor

Department of Fisheries and Wildlife—OSU

W. Creason, Academic Advisor

A. Schmidt, Research Associate

Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society–OSU

C.V. Hanson, Senior Faculty Research Assistant II

H. Kwon, Research Associate

Department of Horticulture—OSU

J. Green, Faculty Research Assistant, Entomology

Extension Service—OSU

N.P. Anderson, Area Extension Agronomist, North Willamette Valley

K.C. Tanner, Field Crops Extension Agent, Linn County

E.C. Verhoeven, Field Crops Extension Agent, Marion County

D.L. Walenta, Area Extension Agronomist, Union County

Forage and Range Research Unit, Logan, UT—USDA-ARS

B.S. Bushman, Plant Geneticist

National Forage Seed Production Research Center, Corvallis, OR—USDA-ARS

J.E. Dombrowski, Plant Geneticist

S.J. Dorman, Entomologist

M. Gonzalez-Mateau, Postdoctoral Scholar, Soil Science

R.C Martin, Plant Molecular Biologist

L. Merlet, Faculty Research Assistant

K.M. Trippe, Research Microbiologist

National Laboratory for Agriculture and Environment, Ames, IA—USDA-ARS

C.L. Phillips, Research Soil Scientist

The Coastal Plain Soil, Water and Plant Conservation Research, Florence, SC—USDA-ARS

D. Watts, Soil Scientist

J.M. Novak, Research Soil Scientist

Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research Unit, Wapato, WA—USDA-ARS

W.R. Cooper, Research Leader

Blue Mountain Seeds, Inc., Imbler Oregon

B. Merrigan, General Manager

Central Oregon Seeds, Inc., Madras, OR

R.P. Affeldt, Central Oregon Seeds, Inc.

Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences—University of Wisconsin

B.A. Murphy, Ph.D. Student

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Beaverlodge, Alberta

J. Otani, Pest Management Biologist

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, Canada

B.A. Mori, Assistant Professor, Entomologist


This report has been published with a grant from the Oregon Seed Council

Appreciation is expressed to the Officers of the 2020-2021 Oregon Seed Council:
Charles Ortiz, President

K.C. Coon, Vice President
Orin Nusbaum, Second Vice President
Don Doerfler, Treasurer
Kent Burkholder, Immediate Past President

Business Address:
Oregon Seed Council
494 State Street, Suite 220
Salem, OR 97301
Tel: (503) 585-1157
FAX: (503) 585-1292
E-mail: roger@rwbeyer.com

Sincere appreciation is also extended to the growers who have allowed trials to be conducted on their farms. Data presented in many of the research reports would not be available without their cooperation.

Lastly, appreciation is expressed to Teresa Welch, Wild Iris Communications, for her conscientious attention to detail in formatting this manuscript for publication.