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Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Industry – How to be more prepared to make the transition

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' linkTopic SummaryJoin us in the second 2018 NAPB webinar focusing on soft skills for plant breeders. This talk will focus on transition to agricultural industry from an academic setting. This is a vital step for many plant breeders, as...

Leveraging your Link to Land Luxurious Livelihoods

Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link Topic summary: Will this webinar teach you the skills to become a mega-millionaire yacht owner? Probably not. But it will give you the tools you need to leverage LinkedIn to its full potential for networking and staying visible...

NAPB Panel Discussion: Future Challenges and Prospects in Plant Breeding ft. NAPB Leadership

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' linkTopic summaryJoin leaders within the NAPB organization for a discussion about future challenges and prospects in plant breeding. Panelists will answer FAQs, share their personal perspectives and answer questions from participants. ...

Requirements added to public soybean breeding programs due to IP rights

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link.Speaker bio: Dr. Fred Allen is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Tennessee (UT). He was soybean breeder from 1975-1998 at UT, and served as Department Head from 1996-2001. In 2001, Fred...

Trends in Intellectual Property Protection in Plant Breeding

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link.Speaker Bio: James R. Myers, Professor of Vegetable Breeding and Genetics, Department of Horticulture, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Dr. Myers holds the Baggett-Frazier Endowed Chair of Vegetable Breeding and...

Building a Better Carrot – for Growers and Consumers

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link. Speaker Bio: Dr. Phil Simon is a USDA, ARS Research Geneticist and Professor of Horticulture at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His research in vegetable genetics and breeding has focused on fresh market carrot...

IP Learning Curve: On the Job or Graduate Curricula?

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link. Speaker Bio: Dr. Russell Jessup is an Associate Professor at Texas A&M University, where he leads the Perennial Grass Breeding program. His research focuses on conventional, cytogenetic, and genomic strategies towards...

Findings from the Summit on Intellectual Property Rights and Public Plant Breeding

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To register, click the 'Location' link.Speaker Bio: Dr. Julie Dawson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Horticulture at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her background is in organic plant breeding and participatory research. She leads a program in...

How Can Ultra-High Resolution Drone Imagery be Acquired and Used for High Throughput Plant Phenotyping

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Speaker Bio: Dr. Kevin Price served for 28 years as a professor at Utah State University, University of Kansas and Kansas State University. He currently holds a Professor Emeritus position in Agronomy at Kansas State University and is a Collaborating Professor in ...

Soybeans: Way More Than Just Nice Yellow Seeds

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and the Plant Breeding and Genomics Community of Practice for a webinar on soybean breeding by Istvan Rajcan of the University of Guelph. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM...

Plant Breeding Approaches and Technologies for Challenges in Agriculture: A view from a Texas Maize Breeding Program

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and the Plant Breeding and Genomics Community of Practice for a webinar on corn breeding by Seth Murray of the Texas A&M University . The webinar takes place on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central,...

Sugarbeet Genetics, Genomics and Germplasm Enhancement

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and PBG Works for a webinar on Sugar Beet Genetics, Genomics, and Germplasm Enhancement, by Mitch McGrath of the USDA ARS and Michigan State University. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 2PM Eastern...

From Lilies to Gladiolus: Flower Power Plant Breeding Webinar

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and PBG Works for a webinar on flower breeding, entitled From Lilies to Gladiolus: Flower Power, by Neil Anderson of the University of Minnesota. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time...

Raspberry Breeding for the Pacific Northwest

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and PBG Works for a webinar on Raspberry Breeding for the Pacific Northwest by Pat Moore of Washington State University. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain,...

Cotton: From Depression Era Mules to the Moon and Back

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join the National Association of Plant Breeding and PBG Works for a webinar on cotton breeding by Dr. Johnie Jenkins of the USDA-ARS in Starkville, Mississippi. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM...