Champions of Independence

Considering the rapid evolutionary pace of the seed industry, it’s no longer good enough to just peer into the future. Much like a football team needs to anticipate the next play, successful organizations, or champions if you will, are  willing to look around the corner to anticipate what lies ahead (although they can’t visualize it), and to make plans to respond accordingly…

New Tools Speeding Genetic Progress

New lab-based businesses supporting the seed industry are helping lighten the workload.

The seed industry is benefitting from an explosion of lab-based businesses which provide traditional and specialized services, including the use of genomics, molecular marking and other new tools that are helping to speed up genetic progress in both grain and vegetable crops…


Lessons From Licensors

Seed World spoke with three genetic providers about licensing, access to genetics and the opportunities they are most excited about.