A team of USDA-ARS
and Kansas State University (KSU) researchers has been addressing the problem over the past year, helping subsistence farmers prevent postharvest grain losses of up to 30%.
Scott Baerson is in the USDA-ARS
Natural Products Utilization Research Unit, P.
He is also responsible for the research and administrative leadership at the USDA-ARS
Quality and Safety Assessment Research Unit, Richard B.
Gams] by the USDA-ARS
at Ames, IA (Tachibana et al.
These statements include the USDA-ARS
' use of the PCT SPS and the results of the USDA-ARS
studies as presented at the International Plant and Animal Genome Conference.
Food Processing and Sensory Quality Research, Room 2128, Building 00, Southern Regional Research Center, 1100 Robert E.
For more information, contact Rosalie Marion Bliss, USDA-ARS
Public Affairs Specialist, Rosalie.
Donna Rhodes is in the USDA-ARS
Food Surveys Research Group.
Pina Fratamico, USDA-ARS
Eastern Regional Research Center, Microbial Food Safety Research, Room 2111.
GP-244, PI 639867) was developed by USDA-ARS
in cooperation with the Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station and released in 2005.
Under the terms of the lease agreement, the USDA-ARS
will pay PBI a monthly fee, is expected to purchase a minimum number of processing containers (PULSE Tubes) each month, and has the right to purchase the instrument at any time during the three year lease term.