Germplasm Morgue or Gold Mine?A look at the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System.
Ball, KeyGene Announce Impatiens Genome Sequence & AssemblyMore efficient breeding and identification of disease resistance markers.
First a SeedsmanJoe Merschman's views on independent seed companies.
Avoiding GMOs Isn’t Just Anti-Science. It’s Immoral.An opinion piece by Mitch Daniels.
Sarah Thompson, breeding projects coordinator for Beck’s Hybrids, shares about her experience in Kauai, Hawaii as well as her experiences… Read More15 hours ago -
Counting is vital in nature. Counting chromosomes is something that most animals, plants and even single-celled organisms need to know… Read More16 hours ago -
Bean plants that suppress secondary root growth in favor of boosting primary root growth forage greater soil volume to acquire… Read More1 day ago -
Iowa State University scientists will contribute to a new effort to map the genomes of 26 lines of corn, an… Read More2 days ago -
Bambara groundnut. Drumstick tree. Apple-ring tree. While many have never heard of these crops, they produce nutrition essential in Africa…. Read More2 days ago -
Todd Martin, CEO of IPSA talks with Alex Martin at the IPSA 29th Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana from January… Watch Video2 days ago -
Bacterial fruit blotch, Acidovorax avenae subsp. citrulli (BFB), is an infectious seed borne disease that can cause up to 90… Read More2 days ago -
Tim Bratland, General Manager of Legend Seeds talks with Alex Martin at the IPSA 29th Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana… Watch Video3 days ago -
Customer service is more than just answering questions and troubleshooting; it is about a relationship built on trust and respect…. Read More