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 of trait data set 2 (2015-2018 data)
  • Collection and curation of more genetic maps, markers and QTLs
  • Development of advanced cotton breeding tools (BIMS)
  • Adding second set of image data from the USDA-ARS Collection Station Germplasm Evaluation Project (~10,000 images).
  • Development of a quarterly CottonGen newsletter.