1. Testing new fungicide options for bitter rot control, VARP 2022 – 2024.

2. Identification of Colletotrichum Species Causing Apple Bitter Rot Disease in Virginia and Development of DNA-based Rapid Diagnostic Method, VAC 2022 – 2024.

3. Creating Next-Gen controls for fire blight cankers, blossom and shoot blight with copper, PGR-s, plant activators and anti-biofilm enzymes, USDA- NIFA Crop Protection and Pest Management (CPPM) Program 2022-2024