Biological and Genetic Diversity
Our researchers understand that diversity, whether at the molecular level or at the population level, is crucial to sustain any production system. We’re utilizing both biological and genetic diversity to improve South Carolina agribusiness.
- Tyagi, P., Gore, M.A., Bowman, D.T., Campbell, B.T., Udall, J.A., Kuraparthy, V. 2014. Genetic diversity and population structure in the US Upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Journal of Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127:283-295.
- Population Genetics of Herbicide Resistance in Palmer amaranth
Lead PI: Amy Lawton-Rauh. 2012 - 2017. Funded by Cotton Incorporated (~$40,000 per year)