NA, DAC, CMF, JMG, NDM, MCR, RW, RW, CTY: data management team; MB, JB, ESB, IC, SFG, MAG, CG, CH, JBH, DH, SK, JK, NL, ECL, AL, JPL, SPM, SCM, RN, TR, OR, JCS, BS, MS, NS, PT, MT, RJW, WX: data contributors; DE, PSS, NL, EPS, JE, CJLD: communication. The data management team aggregated, curated, and made available data resources. Contributors advised on data collection methods, collected the data, and reviewed data collection and curation methods as well as datasets. Communicating authors wrote the manuscript and guided data collection, curation, and distribution. All authors reviewed the manuscript. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
We gratefully acknowledge contributions from many field managers and data collectors including: Lisa Coffey (Schnable lab); Dustin Eilert, Marina Borsecnik, Emily Rothfusz, and Jane Petzoldt (De Leon lab); Nick Lepak, Josh Budka, and Nicholas Kaczmar (Cornell University); Miriam Lopez, Grace Kuehne, and Sarah Weirich (Lauter lab); Teclemariam Weldekidan (Wisser lab); Jacob Garfin and Amanda Gilbert (Hirsch lab), Pete Hermanson (Springer lab); Jacob Pekar (Texas A&M University); and Susan Melia-Hancock (USDA-ARS, Columbia, MO). We also benefitted from data management discussions with Nicole Hopkins and Jeremy DeBarry (formerly with CyVerse); Kate Dreher, Clarissa Pimental, Julian Pietragalla, Jean-Marcel Ribaut, and Sarah Hearne (CIMMYT); Jan Erik Backlund and Kelly Robbins (Cornell University); and Matthew Berrigan (LeafNode).
The authors declare that they have no competing interests.
Availability of data materials
The data described in this Data Note can be freely and openly accessed at the NCBI Sequence Read Archive via the identifier PRJNA385022 and at CyVerse via the following Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs): https://doi.org/10.7946/p2v888, https://doi.org/10.7946/p24s31, and https://doi.org/10.7946/p2c34p. See Table 1 and reference list for details and links to the data.
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We gratefully acknowledge support from: USDA Hatch program funds to multiple PIs in this project; the USDA Agricultural Research Service; the Iowa State University Plant Sciences Institute; the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs; the Illinois Corn Marketing Board; the Iowa Corn Promotion Board; the Kansas Corn Commission; the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council; the Nebraska Corn Board; the Ohio Corn Marketing Program; the Texas Corn Producers Board; and the National Corn Growers Association. We also acknowledge funding from the National Science Foundation under Grant Numbers #DBI-0735191 and #DBI-1265383 to support CyVerse (http://www.cyverse.org) and USDA-NIFA 2011-67003-30342 to SFG, JH, NL, SM, RW, WX, and NDL.
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