5th Annual Pennycress Field Day
May 29, 2014 Field Tour
Finally, a beautiful day in Illinois. Although the pennycress was slightly behind schedule for maturity, the plots looked great. This years tour was attend by producers, industry, USDA and University researchers,and students.
Evaulation plots of wild collected pennycress populations from southern Midwest and Great Lakes region.
Dr. Phippen explains heat stress symptoms on USDA pennycress lines.
Dr. Phippen discusses variations seen in wild pennycress populations.
Evaulation plots of wild collected pennycress for Arvegenix LLC.
Dr. Phippen discusses current phenotypic variaition in wild pennycress and the need to identify traits for domestication.