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Abroad and Adaptable: Q&A with Ioana Tudor

Ioana Tudor, global head of Seedcare at Syngenta Crop Protection, discusses living abroad and being adaptable to everything a country has to offer. Seed World: What’s your favorite movie? Ioana Tudor:...
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Giant Views Videos 2011: Burrus Hybrids

Burrus Hybrids Tom Burrus, President, Burrus Hybrids Tom Burrus, President, Burrus Hybrids Tom Burrus tells us the...

Strength in Numbers: Q&A With Chris Zanobini

Chris Zanobini, CEO of the California Seed Association, discusses how collaboration strengthens the organization and what the seed industry should be lobbying for. SW: Favorite film?  Chris Zanobini: “Life is Beautiful,”...

Changing Minds One Conversation at a Time

Discover how one man’s innocent mistake led to a lifelong passion of communicating science and technology. “Back in 2000, when I was living in Wisconsin was this place called Willy...
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Giant Views Archive 2008 Ron Wulfkhule

Greenleaf Genetics Ron Wulfkuhle, CEO of Greenleaf Genetics Seed Company Choices “They probably have more choices than perhaps...
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David Hollinrake On Becoming a Formidable Competitor in Seeds

At the Syngenta Media Summit in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Alex Martin sat down with David Hollinrake to discuss his start in seeds and where Syngenta Seeds has gone in the...
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A World of Change

In a global environment that seems to be changing at an unprecedented pace, leaders question if the traditional tactics used to meet the mission of the International Seed Federation...
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Giant Numbers – December 2014

120 Million Number of hectares of farmland in China. “China has a huge surface dedicated to agriculture — 120 million hectares. This is twice the size of Brazil or Russia,...
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Getting in the Fight: Q&A with Todd Martin

Todd Martin, CEO of Independent Professional Seed Association, shares about challenges for 2018 and fighting for his members. Seed World: What's your favorite book on your shelf? Todd Martin: John Adams...

ISF Seed World 2011 – Giant Views – David Holman

Pennington Seed, Inc. David J. Holman Director of International Sales Giant Views - ISF World Seed Congress 2011 David J....
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Registration Review

Registration Review Is there one ideal variety registration model that every country should adopt? Variety registration is not a one-size-fits-all scenario but there are certain characteristics that every variety registration...
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Giant Views Videos 2011: American Seed Trade Association

American Seed Trade Association Andy LaVigne, President & CEO, American Seed Trade Association Andy LaVigne, President & CEO,...
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Giant Views Under A Microscope

As the rapid pace of technology continues to evolve seed innovations, and the importance of feeding a growing population puts agriculture front and center, old and new...
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Apps that Drive Change: Q&A with Vilas Rao

Creating cohesive teams and digital tools that impact the seed industry is at the heart of what Vilas Rao, The Climate Corporation vice president of strategy, focuses on daily. Seed...

Fostering Innovation

From the culture created at the national level to that of RiceTec, CEO Mike Gumina says creating an environment that encourages innovation is the future of agriculture. Seed World: What’s...
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Greece Hosts ISF World Seed Congress

World Congress Shows Seed Industry Vibrant as Ever There was no shortage of opportunities to learn, network and trade for attendees of ISF’s 2013 World Seed Congress in Athens, Greece. With...

Garth Hodges, Business Development & Licensing, Bayer CropScience – CSS ASTA 2014 – Giant...

Garth Hodges sits down with Issues Ink President Shawn Brook at ASTA’s CSS 2014 & Seed Expo in Chicago, Illinois December 8-12, 2014.
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GIANT VIEWS

The Future of the Rice Seed Industry Over the next decade the global rice seed industry will face unprecedented change. Up until recently, rice seed trade was not very attractive for...

Breeding Program Goes Against the Grain

Francis Glenn focuses his efforts on breeding corn for silage. As a kid growing up on a dairy farm in eastern Ontario, Francis Glenn knew he wanted to leave a...

From Hogs to Vegetables

Jenny Schmidt talks about diversifying into vegetable production, which takes an entirely different skill set. A third generation farm in Sudlersville, Maryland, Schmidt Farms, Inc.’s Jenny Schmidt shares her perspective...