Expanding the capacity and training of a new generation of California vegetable producers (co-PI). CDFA-Specialty Crops Grant. (2016-2019).
Promoting undergraduate research in agriculture: opportunities for experiential learning and a pathway to graduate studies (USDA-NIFA-NLGCA Grant)
Effect of shade and soil moisture level on the efficacy of selected postemergence herbicides in control of junglerice (Echinochloa colona) (CSU-ARI Grant).
Effect of residual herbicides on sub-surface drip irrigated tomatoes (In collaboration with PI Mr. K. Hembree, Univ. of California Cooperative Extension, Fresno)
Irrigation and tillage effects on agronomic and vegetable cropping systems (In collaboration with PI Dr. J. Mitchell, UC Davis)
Recently Completed Projects
Effect of temperature on control of glyphosate-resistant populations of junglerice (Echinochloa colona) populations (CSU ARI Research Grant).
Mechanisms, distribution and invasion potential of glyphosate-resistant junglerice and other summer grass weeds in California tree and vine cropping systems (In collaboration with PI Dr. B. Hanson, UC Davis, CDFA Specialty Crops Block Grant)
Distribution of glyphosate-resistant and glyphosate-susceptible hairy fleabane (Conyza bonariensis) in central California and their phenological development (In collaboration with PI Dr. Jasieniuk, UC Davis, USDA-NIFA-AFRI Grant)
Optimizing efficiencies, economics and weed management under solid-set subsurface drip and overhead mechanized irrigation systems with flat-planted cropping systems (UC/CSU/CCC Collaborative Research Grant)