Sessions Tagged With 'plant breeding'

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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. ...

Hybridization and Tetraploids and Chromosomes, Oh My! Understanding Plant Breeding for Disease Resistance

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST

This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionChoosing a plant with disease resistance is one of the tools in a gardener’s Integrated Pest Management toolbox. In this session,...

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...

Tomato Varietal Improvement

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar about organic tomato breeding and variety improvement by some of the leading experts in this field! This webinar takes place on March 7th, 2017 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). It's free and open to the...

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 ...

Management Options for Striped Cucumber Beetle in Organic Cucurbits

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on management options for striped cucumber beetle on organic farms by Abby Seaman and Jeffrey Gardner of Cornell University. The webinar takes place on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 2PM Eastern (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific...

Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture Webinar

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar to learn about the Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture project on March 24, 2015. The webinar takes place at 2PM Eastern Time, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time. It's free and open to the public, and advance registration is...

Breeding Efforts and Cover Crop Choices for Improved Organic Dry Bean Production Systems in Michigan Webinar

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Breeding Efforts and Cover Crop Choices for Improved Organic Dry Bean Production Systems in Michigan. The webinar takes place on March 25, 2014 at 2PM Eastern Time, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time. The webinar is free and open...

Organic Seed Breeding for Nutrition

Friday, March 23, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Breeding for Nutrition in Organic Seed Systems on March 23, 2012 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). This workshop was originally presented at the Organic Seed Grower's Conference in Port Townsend, Washington, and...