October 2012

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News

Regulatory Roundup

STATE BIODIAGNOSTICS EARNS ACCREDITATIONWisconsin-based BioDiagnostics Inc. has earned ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation, demonstrating technical competence in standard seed testing, trait purity,… Read More

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World Status

An in-depth overview on the global seed industry. From flood-resistant rice in the Philippines to a new research hub in… Read More

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Cross Pollination

Recruitment Matters“It is probably the perception that plant breeding is a lost and old science in the minds of some… Read More

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Since 1915

1915 The Economic Importance of Good Planting SeedNo careful observer of plants needs to be told that even in the… Read More

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More Acres, More Insight

One expert offers tips to improve communication about value to large-scale farmers focused on achieving business goals and growth. Today’s… Read More

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High Flier

When bringing seed to market, one native seed retailer gives new meaning to the 10,000-foot view. Imagine flying over miles… Read More

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Success in a Seller’s Market

Astute companies are using corporate social responsibility initiatives to attract and engage top talent in a tight market. Part two… Read More

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Bridging the Communications Divide

In a global playing field, harmonized regulations—and improved communication—are essential to ensure the flow of seed across borders. “What we… Read More

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The Future of Forages

Far from being left behind in research and development, forages are coming to the fore as growers begin to look… Read More

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Sizing it up

The average size of farms in the United States continues to increase, and while basic seed sales tactics remain the… Read More

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Consolidation

Ag journalists started writing about consolidations in the seed industry 30 years ago, or so it seems. But the beat… Read More

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