Food Security

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Food Security

Human nutrition, health, and economic vitality in the face of climate, population, and resource limitation pressures

Research Area: Crop Systems

Develop and deploy crop systems that use plant genomic diversity and field-data systems to maximize productivity, minimize resource inputs, and increase tolerance of abiotic environmental stresses. Read more about some of the research themes in this area.


Research Area: Biotic Interactions

Manage biotic interactions with plants for improved productivity, sustainability, and food safety and security. Read more about some of the research themes in this area.

 

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Utilize plant genomic diversity and innovative growing systems to produce crops with enhanced food value and improved properties for growers, agricultural communities, and food systems. Read more about some of the research themes in this area.