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Research Projects Database

The Food Safety Research Information Office (FSRIO) operates the Research Projects Database (RPD). The RPD tracks food safety research that is funded by FSRIO-partner agencies (identified as Funding Sources below). The funding agencies are listed in the order of funded projects. The RPD is also searchable by the Category of the funded projects and the primary Commodity group of the funded project.

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Recent Projects

This has the specific goal of significantly shortening the time to measure apple fruitlet growth, which will enable apple growers to manage crop load more precisely and efficiently. The technology developments used to do this will make fundamental…
1) Evaluate the potential of persistent biocontrol nematodes (entomopathogenic) to prevent or reduce stand losses in corn grown for silage under New York (NY) dairy-field crop production conditions (with cover crops and animal manures).2) Evaluate…
The overall goal of this project is to advance a mechanism-based classification framework to identify variations in food breakdown during digestion that can be utilized in processing and design of novel foods with healthy benefits. This objective…
Humankind depends on domesticated and wild plants for food, fiber, fuel, and fresh air. Understanding how plants work under current and future climates is therefore critical to human welfare. Plant leaf hairs (trichomes) are among the most complex,…