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AgriLife Research receives USDA-NIFA grant for phenotyping tool development

Analytical tool research will aid screening of potential corn lines Writer: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Seth Murray, 979-845-3041, sethmurray@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M AgriLife Research will receive $490,000 over a three-year period as part of an unmanned aerial vehicle, or UAV, project grant to develop analytical tools and determine if these can help select superior corn varieties. The U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture has awarded the grant funds, which will build upon data collected over the past two years using both… Read More →