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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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The overall goal of this project is to use novel modeling techniques to improve the performance and sustainability of crop production systems, particularly through the more accurate selection of the best-suited cultivars, an important cultural…
The presence of human enteric viruses like norovirus (NoV), hepatitis A virus (HAV), astroviruses (HAstV) and rotavirus (RV) in irrigation water has extensively been reported. However, the virological quality of process water used by the produce…
This planning project will build capacity through collaborative relationships between clean plant centers, industry representatives, and multi-state teams of leading biological, physical, and social scientists to deliver efficient and effective…
Objective 1. Characterize fundamental aspects of haskap postharvest fruit physiology, including respiration, ethylene production, and fruit transpiration coefficients (for water loss).Objective 2. Define and use measures of postharvest quality for…
Our proposal's deliverable is the new SmartIrrigation CropFit App which will offer intelligent management of irrigation for the most extensively irrigated agronomic crops in the United States - corn, cotton, peanut and soybean. The CropFit App will…