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Fall 2021 International Plant Breeding Seminar Series
October 21 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until November 4, 2021
Plant Breeding Consortium (https://plantbreeding.ncsu.edu/) seminars will be held on Thursdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST. You can register for all seminars here, or for individual seminars below. Please distribute in your respective institutions and with other colleagues. We look forward to your participation.
JOIN A SEMINAR:
SEPTEMBER 30, 2021
Fostering agricultural development through gene editing in tropical crops. Dr. Paul Chavarriaga (Bioversity-CIAT, Colombia):
OCTOBER 7, 2021
Genetic diversity: maximizing the founding resources for plant breeding. Dr. Nigel Maxted (Univ. of Birmingham, UK)
OCTOBER 14, 2021
Estimating the Global Usage of Corn Belt Dent Germplasm: Implications for the Sustainable Use of Maize Genetic Resources. Dr. Stephen Smith (Former Pioneer/DuPont, US).
OCTOBER 21, 2021
Rice breeding for Africa by using useful agricultural trait genes. Dr. Motoyuki Ashikari (Nagoya University, Japan):
OCTOBER 28, 2021
Turfgrass breeding: Finding commercial niches for a new public program. Susana Milla-Lewis (NC State University, US):
NOVEMBER 4, 2021
Strategic Portfolio Management and Innovation for a Global Vegetable Seed Company. Dr. Vincent Asiago (HM Clause, US):