46 Crop Breeding and Genetics: I

Oral Session
C01 Crop Breeding & Genetics
This is a general oral session for crop breeding and genetics papers.
Monday, November 16, 2015: 8:00 AM-12:05 PM
Minneapolis Convention Center, 101 FG

Kevin P. Smith , Mitchell R. Tuinstra and B. Todd Campbell
Georgia C. Eizenga
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
Genotypic Variation for Normalized Difference Vegetation Index and Its Relationship with Grain Yield in Cowpea Hybrids Under Drought and Well-Watered Conditions.
Dorcas Olubunmi Ibitoye, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Headquarters; Ousmane Boukar, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture
8:20 AM
CIMMYT Breeding Progress for Tolerance to Maize Lethal Necrosis in Eastern Africa.
Michael Olsen, CIMMYT; Biswanath Das, CIMMYT; Yoseph Beyene, CIMMYT; Lewis Machida, CIMMYT; Dan Makumbi, CIMMYT; Mosisa Regasa, CIMMYT; Manje Gowda, CIMMYT; MacDonald Jumbo, CIMMYT; Kassa Semagn, CIMMYT; George Mahuku, International Institute for Tropical Agriculture; Rumbidzai Matemba Mutasa, CIMMYT; Monica Mezzalama, CIMMYT; Denise E. Costich, CIMMYT; Terence Molnar, CIMMYT; Daniel P Jeffers, Yunnan Academy of Agricultural Science; James Karanja, Kenya Agriculture and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO); Mark Jones, USDA ARS; Margaret Redinbaugh, USDA ARS; Prasanna B.M., CIMMYT
8:35 AM
Identification of High Throughput SNP Markers for Grain Yield, Yield Components and Wsmv Resistance in Wheat.
Silvano Ocheya, Texas A&M University; Chor Tee Tan, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Smit Dhakal, Texas A&M University; Jackie C. Rudd, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center; Guorong Zhang, Kansas State University; Qingwu Xue, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center; Amir M.H. Ibrahim, Texas A&M University; Ravindra N. Devkota, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Scott D. Haley, Colorado State University; Jianli Chen, University of Idaho; Maria Pilar Fuentealba, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Shannon Baker, Texas Agrilife Research-Amarillo; Jason Baker, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Shuyu Liu, Texas A&M AgriLife Research
8:50 AM
Greenseeker to Capture Biomass Accumulation and Grain Filling Dynamics in Wheat Germplasm.
Srirama Krishna Reddy, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Jason Baker, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Ravindra N. Devkota, Texas A&M AgriLife Research; Jackie C. Rudd, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center
9:05 AM
Understanding the Genetic Basis of Resistance to Goss's Bacterial Wilt and Leaf Blight in North American Maize.
Amritpal Singh, University of Minnesota; Aaron P. Andersen, DuPont Pioneer; Tamra Jackson-Zeims, University of Nebraska; Aaron J Lorenz, University of Minnesota
9:35 AM
Genomic Prediction Accuracy of Single-Family Versus Multiple-Family Training Populations in the Soybean Nested Association Mapping Population.
Juan Diego Hernandez Jarquin, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Reka Howard, Iowa State University; Brian W. Diers, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; William Beavis, Iowa State University; James Specht, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Qijian Song, USDA-ARS; Perry B. Cregan, USDA-ARS; Alexander E. Lipka, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Patrick J. Brown, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; Matthew Hudson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Aaron J Lorenz, University of Minnesota
9:50 AM
10:05 AM
Marker Associations with Nitrogen Use Efficiency Traits in Hard Winter Wheat.
Mary Guttieri, USDA-ARS; Katherine Frels, University of Minnesota; Patrick Byrne, Colorado State University; Sarah Grogan, Colorado State University; Gina Brown-Guedira, USDA-ARS, North Carolina State University; Eduard Akhunov, Kansas State University; Peter Baenziger, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Brian M. Waters, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
10:20 AM
Preserving Rice Quality: Fine-Mapping and Introgressing a Fissure Resistance Locus.
Haley Marie Sater, University of Arkansas; Karen Ann Kuenzel Moldenhauer, University of Arkansas; Richard Esten Mason, University of Arkansas; Shannon R. M. Pinson, USDA-ARS; Terry J. Siebenmorgen, University of Arkansas; Virginia Ann Boyett, University of Arkansas; Eric Grunden, USDA-ARS
10:35 AM
Predicting Nitrogen Use Traits for Non-Destructive Selection in Winter Wheat Using Proximal Sensing.
Katherine Frels, University of Minnesota; Mary Guttieri, USDA-ARS; Peter Baenziger, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
10:50 AM
Genomic Prediction and Marker-Assisted Selection for Wheat Resistance to Pre-Harvest Sprouting.
Meng Lin, Kansas State University; Guorong Zhang, Kansas State University; Shubing Liu, Kansas State University; Shiaoman Chao, USDA-ARS Cereal Crops Research Unit; Guihua Bai, USDA-ARS Regional Genotyping Laboratory
11:05 AM
Empirical Evaluation for Models, Cross-Validation Schemes, and Population Structure in Genomic Selection.
Xiaoqing Yu, Iowa State University; Tingting Guo, Iowa State University; Xianran Li, Iowa State University; Xin Li, Iowa State University; Jianming Yu, Iowa State University
11:20 AM
Dissecting Gene Network Underlying Wheat Kernel Shape and Size and Their Association with Wheat Quality in an Elite × Non-Adapted Cross Using a High Density SNP Linkage Map.
Ajay Kumar, North Dakota State University; Eder Mantovani, North Dakota State University; Raed Seetan, University of Minnesota; Ali Soltani, North Dakota State University; Morgan Echeverry-Solarte, North Dakota State University; Senay Simsek, North Dakota State University; Douglas Doehlert, North Dakota State University; Mohammed S. Alamri, King Saud University; Elias M. Elias, North Dakota State University; Shahryar Kianian, USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Laboratory; Mohamed Mergoum, The University of Georgia
11:35 AM
USDA's Roadmap for Plant Breeding.
Ann Marie Thro, USDA-NIFA; Roy Scott, USDA; Edward Kaleikau, USDA; Mathieu Ngouajio, USDA; Paul Heisey, USDA; kelly Day-Rubenstein, USDA; David Gwaze, USDA; Randy Johnson, USDA; John Englert, USDA
12:05 PM