Beyond strengthening the leaf surface - Silicon enhances herbivore-induced plant defense responses

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2015: $14,993.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2016
Grant Recipient: Penn State University
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Graduate Student:
Faculty Advisor:
Gary Felton
Penn State University
1) College of Agricultural Sciences and Gamma Sigma Delta Research Exhibition. The Pennsylvania State University and Gamma sigma Delta Honor Society. University Park, PA.

2) The 19th Annual Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology Student Symposium. The Pennsylvania State University. University Park, PA. USA. April 8 - 9, 2016

3) 6th Annual PSU Sustainable Cropping Systems Symposium. Penn State University, University Park, PA. April 1, 2016

Conference/Presentation Material
Flor Acevedo, Penn State University
Michelle Peiffer, Penn State University
Maxim Schlossberg, Penn State University
Dawn Luthe, Penn State University
Gary Felton, Penn State University
This product is associated with the project "Boosting plant defenses using silicon fertilization"
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