Big in Japan: Rice and sorghum roots in the land of the rising sun
November 15, 2012
Roots lab students Patompong ‘Khwan’ Saengwilai and Phanchita ‘Nan’ Vejchasarn were at the Japan International Research Center For Agricultural Sciences (JIRGAS) in Tsukuba, Japan from September 3 through September 23, 2012 for rice and sorghum root research. They were accompanied by Edward Makoto Johns, a volunteer Penn State research technician.
Sleepless in Cincinnati: ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Meeting
October 28, 2012
Several members of the Roots Lab presented research and attended dozens of talks at the annual ASA-CSSA-SSSA international meeting in Cincinnati, OH from October 21-24, 2012.
Jonathan Lynch discusses his work with Link TV
October 12, 2012
Dr. Lynch talks about the role of root architecture research in addressing problems with drought and soil infertility around the world
Roots Lab Student Trains Research Team in Zambia
September 19, 2012
Jimmy Burridge was in Zambia from September 5-14, 2012 working with the Zambian Agricultural Research Institute at the Misamfu Research Station.
South Africa field season completed
June 17, 2012
Graduate students from the Roots Lab conducted experiments at the Ukulima Root Biology Center in South Africa
Lynch Public Lecture: Roots of the 2nd Green Revolution
February 17, 2012
Dr. Lynch gave a public talk on February 25, 2012 as part of the Eberly College of Science's Frontiers in Science series.