MMPRNT Group Meeting and Don’t Mess with Switchgrass!

Last Friday we had our group wide meeting which was held at MSU’s Agronomy Farm. The day was full of project updates and¬†discussion about current and future work. See the photo of our every growing team below:

Cody has been leading efforts in the Friesen Lab to grind root tissue for elemental analysis and recently posted about a showdown between a particular root segment and the metal tumbler used as part of the grinding process. Check out a photo of the aftermath below and the full post here:  http://friesen.plantbiology.msu.edu/?p=657