Cotton Fungal Microbiomics: Protecting Plants and Improving Yields

Date(s) - 24 Mar 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

U.S. Arid Land Agricultural Research Center (ALARC)


Dr. Andrew Salywon, Desert Botanical Gardens

“Cotton Fungal Microbiomics: Protecting Plants and Improving Yields”

Monday March 24, 2014

1 PM – 2 PM

U.S. Arid Land Agricultural Research Center (ALARC)

21881 North Cardon Lane, Maricopa AZ

About the speaker:
Andrew is Assistant Herbarium Curator and Research Botanist at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix. He
received his Bachelor of Science degree from University of Arizona, his Ph.D. from Arizona State University and was
post‐doc at ALARC where he worked with David Dierig on the new crop lesquerella. His research interests are very
broadly in describing, vouchering, understanding and preserving biological diversity.