Work in Progress

  • Centralizing and standardizing biotic and abiotic traits descriptors
  • Data curation of all RBTN non-fiber trait scores (2002-2009, 2011-2016), Requesting and loading RBTN 2010 data
  • Working with USDA-ARS College Station, TX on cotton germplasm classification og trait data set2 (2015-2018 data)
  • Collection and curation of more genetic maps, markers and QTLs
  • Development of advanced cotton breeding tools (BIMS)
  • Adding 2nd set of image data from the USDA ARS, the Collection Station Germplasm Evaluation Project (~10,000 images).
  • Development of a quarterly CottonGen newsletter.