Plant Science Research Unit

U.S. Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service

1551 Lindig Street
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: (612) 649-5046
FAX: (612) 649-5055

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Bioscience Field


Research Projects

  • Wheat genetics and germplasm improvement
  • Biocontrol of weeds in legumes and noncroplands
  • Plant cell wall chemistry
  • Alfalfa germplasm improvement
  • Oat genetics and gene mapping
  • Nitrogen cycling in agricultural systems
  • Alfalfa pathology and genetic transformation
  • Forage legume nitrogen fixation and assimilation

    Technical Support Contact