Date of summary–2.1.12Prepared by APS Meetings Department Staff
FCRS Program Committee Members
Don Hershman, University of Kentucky, Field Crop Rust Symposium Coordinator
Erick De Wolf, Kansas State University, Program Chair
Members: Cathy Aime, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Bill Dolezal, Pioneer Hi-Bred, a DuPont Business; Glenn Hartman, University of Illinois; Prakash Hebbar, USDA APHIS PPQ EDP; Scott Isard,
Penn State University; Tamra Jackson, University of Nebraska; Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia; James Marois, University of Florida; Tim Murray, Washington State University; Alison Robertson,
Iowa State University; Edward Sikora, Auburn University; Les Szabo, USDA ARS ; Paul Vincelli, University of Kentucky
(open late–August, 2011)
Registration fee includes dessert reception, lunch and coffee breaks.
$95 registration fee, if received by October 25, 2011
$139 registration fee, if received by November 22, 2011
$179 registration fee, if received on or after November 23, 2011 or onsite
$45 display fee per poster
Poster categories will include: Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Other
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter
101 Bowie Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205
Rate: $119 Single/Double
$20 for each additional person
Plus 16.75% tax
Located on the San Antonio Riverwalk, the hotel is convenient to shopping, cultural and historical landmarks including the world famous Alamo, and an abundance of dining opportunities for all tastes.
Anticipated attendance: 131 total attendance registered
International Attendance – countries represented:
Australia – 2
Azerbaijan – 1
Brazil – 5
Canada – 2
France – 1
Germany – 3
Israel – 1
Mexico – 1
Nigeria – 1
South Africa – 1
United States – 113
||Philip Pardey, University of Minnesota|
||M. Catherine Aime, Louisiana State University|
||Robert L. Bowden, USDA-ARS|
||Glen L. Hartman, USDA-ARS and University of Illinois|
||Bill Dolezal, Pioneer Hi-Bred, a DuPont Business|
||Jeremy J. Burdon, CSIRO - Plant Industry|
||James Kolmer, USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Laboratory|
||Ralf T. Voegele, Universität Hohenheim|
||Guo-Liang Wang, The Ohio State University|
||Robert S. Brueggeman, North Dakota State University|
||Scot Hulbert, Washington State University|
||Reid D. Frederick, USDA-ARS|
||Scott A. Isard, Penn State University|
||Erick De Wolf, Kansas State University|
||Les J. Szabo, USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Laboratory|
||Robert C. Kemerait, University of Georgia|
||Jerald K. Pataky, Monsanto Company and University of Illinois|
||Christopher C. Mundt, Oregon State University|
||Timothy D. Murray, Washington State University|
Number of Posters
|Wednesday, December 14, 2011
|7:30 – 10:00 p.m.
||Dessert Reception with Poster Viewing|
|Thursday, December 15, 2011
|8:30 – 10:10 a.m.
||Keynote Address: Rust Diseases within a Global Food Security Context|
||General Session 1: Foundational Understandings for the Rust Diseases of Field Crops|
|10:10 – 10:30 a.m.
|10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
||General Session 1 (continued)|
|12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
||Lunch (provided for registered attendees)|
|2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
||General Session 2: Molecular Interactions of Host Plants with Rust Pathogens |
|3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
|4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
||General Session 2 (continued) |
||Free Time—on your own to enjoy San Antonio|
|Friday, December 16, 2011
|8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
||General Session 3: Movement of Rust Diseases, Detection, and Monitoring|
|9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
|10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
||General Session 4: Management Strategies for Rust Diseases|
|12:00 – 12:10 p.m.
||Adjourn (poster take-down by 12:30 p.m.) |
List of Sponsors
Kansas State University
North Central IPM
United Soybean Board
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Ohio Corn & Wheat Growers Association
National Corn Growers Association
California Wheat Commission
Alabama Wheat and Feed Grain Producers
Texas Wheat Producers
Oklahoma Wheat Commission
American Sugar Cane League
National Association of Wheat Growers
Kentucky Small Grain Growers Association
Kentucky Corn Growers Association
Missouri Corn Growers Association