CANR Research

UD research shows importance of marketing for watermelon growers
September 16, 2016
APEC, Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Greg Vitz, John Bernard, Josh Duke, Sarah Albrecht
UD professor stresses importance of helping moths, a key component in food webs
September 13, 2016
Dave Wagner, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Doug Tallamy, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Erik Wright, Jim McCormac, Lindsay Cathcart, Magdalen Cattle, William Keilsohn, moth lights, mothapalooza, mothing
UD researcher works to make understanding big data easier
August 31, 2016
APEC, Applied Economics and Statistics, NSF, National Science Foundation, UD data, UD statistics, Xiaoke Zhang, big data
UD researchers to tackle sediment, human behavior questions
August 29, 2016
APEC, Applied Economics and Statistics, Chesapeake Bay, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, HomeVISE, Kent Messer, delaware river watershed initiative
UD researchers conduct study of consumers’ oyster preferences
August 22, 2016
Applied Economics and Statistics, Center for Experimental and Applied Economics, Delaware Bay, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Kent Messer, Tongzhe Li, oyster research
UD researchers investigate wooden breast in broiler chickens
August 16, 2016
Animal and Food Sciences, Behnam Abasht, Delmarva poultry, delaware poultry, department of animal and food sciences, poultry, wooden breast, wooden chicken breast, wooden chicken breast syndrome, woody breast
UD researchers examine best irrigation practices at Warrington Farm
August 9, 2016
Ian McCann, James Adkins, Subsurface drip irrigation, Trevor Aldred, UD irrigation, UD irrigation research, Udel irrigation, Warrington Farm, delaware irrigation, irrigation research, udel irrigation research
UD research examines food habits of snow leopards
August 4, 2016
Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Kyle McCarthy, Sarah Weiskopf, Shannon Kachel, UD snow leopards, snow leopard, snow leopard research, snow leopards, university of delaware snow leopards
UD professor develops UV light oven to fight off foodborne pathogens
July 18, 2016
Animal and Food Sciences, Haiqiang Chen, OEIP, Office of Economic Innovation and Partnerships, UV light oven, clean produce, department of animal and food sciences, food borne pathogens
UD researchers look at programs to incentivize cover crop adoption among growers
July 15, 2016
Amy Shober, Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Emerson Paradee, Josh Duke, cover crops, delaware cover crops, maryland cover crops, ohio cover crops, plant and soil sciences
Scientists look at use of rice husk to reduce arsenic levels in vital grain
June 6, 2016
Angelia Seyfferth, Corey Leskanic, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Jessica N. Mann, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Kelli A. Kearns, Michelle Paukett, National Science Foundation, arsenic, arsenic in rice, arsenic research, plant and soil sciences, rice husk soil, risk husk
Adalsteinsson, Rosier receive Benton Graduate Student Awards
June 2, 2016
2016 Benton Awards, Amanda Rosier, Benton Awards, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Greg Shriver, Harsh Bais, Jake Bowman, Janine Sherrier, Jeff Buler, Solny Adalsteinsson, Vince D'Amico, graduate students, plant and soil sciences
UD, USDA researchers study natural enemies of tree-killing emerald ash borer
May 23, 2016
Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Doug Tallamy, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Jian Duan, Spathius galinae, Timothy Watt, biological control, emerald ash borer
UD professors look at water reuse for irrigation and consumer response
May 17, 2016
Adrienne Shearer, Amy R. Sapkota, Animal and Food Sciences, Applied Economics and Statistics, CONSERVE, CONSERVE Center for Excellence, COordinating Nontraditional Sustainable watER Use in Variable ClimatEs, Center for Experimental and Applied Economics, Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Gordon Johnson, Kali Kniel, Kent Messer, Manan Sharma, Matthieu Plourde, NIFA, Paul Hyde, Pei Chu, USDA, department of animal and food sciences
Researchers look at impact of competing geese, Arctic fox predation on Atlantic brant nests
April 28, 2016
Chris Williams, Clark Nissley, Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, arctic foxes, arctic research, atlantic brant, atlantic brant nesting grounds, brant, brant nesting, brant nests, southampton island
UD researchers identify two enzymes that regulate communication channels in plants
April 14, 2016
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Jung-Youn Lee, UD research, Weier Cui, callose, plant and soil sciences, plant communications, plasmodesmata
UD researchers examine ways to break down, track synthetic compound in herbicides
March 23, 2016
Deb Jaisi, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Glyphosate, Hui Li, Sunendra Joshi, graduate students, plant and soil sciences, source tracking
Consortium publishes fully sequenced genome of seagrass Zostera marina
February 22, 2016
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Pam Green, Pamela Green, plant and soil sciences, research, the Unidel Crawford H. Greenewalt Professor of Plant and Soil Sciences
UD researchers examine combinations of lamps, dimmer switches for poultry houses
February 16, 2016
Animal and Food Sciences, Bill Brown, Bob Alphin, Charles C. Allen Jr. Biotechnology Laboratory, Dan Hougentogler, Eric Benson, Poultry Research, Sarah Morrissey, department of animal and food sciences, lights, poultry
Antonette Todd receives doctorate after being co-advised by UD, DSU professors
February 10, 2016
Adam Marsh, Antonette Todd, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Nicole Donofrio, Randy Wisser, Tom Evans, Venu (Kal) Kalavacharla, doctoral student, graduate research, graduate students, plant and soil sciences