December 2014

Future development of plant species relies on access to foreign material.
Business

A Push to Ratify

The U.S. seed industry diligently works to educate congress about the importance of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources… Read More

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Technology

Going Hormonal

Researchers study how hormones can be used to control seed dormancy and germination, saving millions of dollars of crop loss… Read More

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Business

Knowledge is Power

UPOV’S databases offer a wealth of information for the seed sector. In the past few years, The International Union for… Read More

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Business

Golden Opportunities

Throughout the food supply chain, companies focus efforts on sustainability and science? How does an individual with an electrical engineering… Read More

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Business

GENETICS vs. TRAITS

When selling seed balance customer priorities and potential. With tighter margins and constantly-evolving pest and disease issues, growers are looking… Read More

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Leadership

Corn Conundrum

Corn owes much of its success to plant breeding advances that have increased yields and produced more and better stress-tolerant… Read More

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Tim Hassinger
Business

Plowing Ahead

Dow AgroSciences President and CEO Tim Hassinger shares his perspective on risk. Named president and chief executive officer of Dow… Read More

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Business

Extracting Value from Data

A featured segment designed to share business-critical information to seed-selling professionals. Visit SeedWorld.com to download this department and other tools… Read More

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Business

Eye On China

Today, China feeds an estimated 22 percent of the world’s population from 9 percent of the world’s cultivated land. As… Read More

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Business

A Phenotyping Revolution

Researchers study how to best use remote sensing technologies to transform plant evaluation and phenotyping in the field. Each season,… Read More

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