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Spring 2022 International Plant Breeding Seminar Series

April 28 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 5, 2022

One event on April 20, 2022 at 11:00 am

International Plant Breeding Seminar Series

Plant Breeding Consortium seminars will be held on Thursdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST.  You can register ( for all seminars, or for individual seminars below. Please distribute in your respective institutions and with other colleagues. We look forward to your participation.

MARCH 31, 2022:

Chedozie Egesi (IITA, Nigeria):
NextGen Cassava: Plant Breeding for Africa’s Food Future.

APRIL 7, 2022:

Juan Acosta (NC State, US):
Camcore: 40+ years of international tree breeding and gene conservation.

APRIL 14, 2022:

Elcio Perpetuo Guimaraes (EMBRAPA, Brazil):
Rice breeding in Brazil, a successful story.


Toinette van Rooyen (Starke Ayres Seeds, South Africa):
Breeding sweetcorn in African soil.

APRIL 28, 2022:

Dr. Jonathan Kresin (East-West Seeds, Thailand):
Vegetable breeding in the tropics: Success stories and perspectives through the eyes of an early career breeder.

MAY 5, 2022:

Valerio Hoyos-Villegas (McGill University, Canada):
Phenomics-Enabled Breeding: Crop Improvement for Solving Grand Challenges.



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