2022 IR-4 Project Research Symposium: Food Crops

The inaugural IR-4 Project Research Symposium took place on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Recorded presentations on entomology, plant pathology, and weed science IS and product performance projects are now available to be viewed.

2022 Industry Technology Session

The 2022 Industry Technology Session took place on Thursday, July 21, 2022. Recorded presentations on new technologies and products already being used in IR-4 research are now available to be viewed.

2022 Food Use Workshop

The 2022 Food Use Workshop took place September 13 – 15 in Bloomington, MN. Priorities for residue, product performance, and integrated solutions research for 2023 were identified during this hybrid virtual and in-person workshop.

2021 Environmental Horticulture Program Workshop

The 2021 Environmental Horticulture Priority Setting Workshop was held September 28 – 30. National and regional research priorities were identified for 2022 and 2023 during this virtual event.

2021 Food Use Workshop

The 2021 Food Use Workshop was held September 13 – 16. Research priorities for food residue studies, efficacy and crop safety research, and integrated solutions projects for 2022 were identified during this virtual workshop.

2021 Industry Technology Session

The 2021 Industry Technology Session was held on Tuesday, July 20. Video recordings and downloadable pdfs of presentations can be viewed on this page.

Food Use & IS Workshop Results 2020

Dear Friends, We are pleased to share with you the results of the 2020 IR-4 Priority Setting Workshop. The workshop was held in a virtual format from Monday, September 14 to Thursday, September 17. During the four-day workshop, the 200 plus participants established IR-4’s research priorities for residue studies (40), product performance research (9) and […]

Food Use & IS Project Nominations 2020

Dear Friends, The on-line project nomination process to assist IR-4 and its specialty crop stakeholders prioritize the 2021 IR-4 research plan under the Food Use Program (residue studies and product performance research) and Integrated Solutions (residue mitigation, organic, PPWS or resistance research) is available Aug 21 thru Sept 3, 2020. Only projects given at least […]

Food Program Virtual Workshop 2020

Dear Friends, IR-4 is getting closer to our first ever Virtual Workshop, September 14-17, 2020 with the Registrant Product Presentations on July 29, 2020. The planned schedule is as follows: Times Wednesday 7/29/2020 Monday 9/14/2020 Tuesday 9/15/2020 Wednesday 9/16/2020 Thursday 9/17/2020 11 am – 4 pm ET 8 am – 1 pm PT Registrant Product […]