FFAR Fellows Lightning Talks 2023

Vote for the best 3-minute Lightning Talk created by the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) Fellows!

Criteria for voting: Was the talk clear, compelling, and well-organized? Did you learn something interesting and memorable about food and agriculture research that you will share with others? Voting is open until December 9th, 2023.

*** Follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram to find the results of the Lightning Talk competition this December. Results will also be posted in an upcoming newsletter from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research and at ffarfellows.org ***

2023 Lightning Talks


Annual Nitrogen Health Check-Up For Corn

By Agustin Olivo, 2021-2024 FFAR Fellow


What Is Soil Carbon Sequestration?

By Ellie Ellis, 2021-2024 FFAR Fellow


Catch, Kill, and Release Weed Seeds

By Sarah Chu, 2022-2025 FFAR Fellow


The Search For Soil Carbon in Prairie Pothole Wetlands

By Chantel Chizen, 2021-2024 FFAR Fellow


Ultraviolet-C (UVC) Light Can Be a Powerful Tool Against Grapevine Powdery Mildew

By Lexie Mcdaniel, 2021-2024 FFAR Fellow


Timely Detection Could Help Growers Save Money on Fungicide Applications

By Mariana Prieto Torres, 2022-2025 FFAR Fellow


Seeing Is Believing, if You Know Where To Look

By Lidia Komondy, 2022-2025 FFAR Fellow


Breeding Stronger Blueberries: Defeating Disease, Boosting Health

By Lushan Ghimire, 2022-2025 FFAR Fellow


Imagine a Future With No More Mushy Blueberries

By Heeduk Oh, 2022-2025 FFAR Fellow


Liver Abscesses – Bringing Prevention to the 21st Century

By Ty Thomas, 2021-2024 FFAR Fellow