We are so grateful to our research sponsors!  THANK YOU!

ShadeLab research, education, and training programs are supported by funds and resources from:


The US Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture


National Science Foundation

NSF MCB #1817377, DEB #1749544, DEB #2029585

The Department of Energy through the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

DE-SC0018409 and

The Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute

Microbial Metagenome #1834, CSP #502921, BRC #503249, BRC #505140

AgBioResearch (Hatch)

Michigan State University Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research


The Wright Brothers Institute


Michigan State University Plant Resilience Institute

National Science Foundation

DEB #1655425

Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

DE-FC02-07ER64494 (Dept. of Energy) and NSF #1832042 (Kellogg Biological Station Long Term Ecological Research)

The BEACON Center for the Study of Evolution in Action




National Institutes of Health

NIH R25GM115335

AgBioResearch Project GREEEN