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July 22, 2015


In her own words: Mary-Dell Chilton's path to greatness, and her call to action (WRAL TechWire)


July 8, 2015


Interview with Mark S. Grewal, President and CEO: S&W Seed Company (The Wall Street Journal)


June 17, 2015


Award-winning book "Seeds for Change: The Lives and Work of Suri and Edda Sehgal"


John Schoenecker, Director of Intellectual Property for HM.CLAUSE - A look back on the outgoing ASTA Chairman’s service to the seed industry


June 4, 2015


BASF Canada recognizes Saskatchewan grower, Dan Flynn, for his commitment to agriculture


June 2, 2015


Why the election of Dr. Akinwumi Adesina to be the next President of the African Development Bank is important for agriculture


June 1, 2015


Seed science community to commemorate Pat Berjak during the workshop on seed longevity in Gatersleben, 5-8 July


May 25, 2015


Seed expert Rick Falconer well-rooted in Salinas, California (The Californian)


May 19, 2015


St. Louis, Missouri is birthplace of GMOs; meet the woman who created them (St. Louis Public Radio)


May 5, 2015


Honoring wheat scientists Jesse Dubin and Ron DePauw and the Yaqui Valley Legacy


April 22, 2015


Seeds for Change: The Lives and Work of Suri and Edda Sehgal


April 3, 2015


Half a century of pioneering seed conservation: an interview with Malaysian seed icon Professor Chin


March 30, 2015


First Lady of Wheat in Mexico to celebrate her father, Norman Borlaug


March 24, 2015


Saatgut aus dem Kriegsgebiet gerettet (Wochenblatt)


March 9, 2015


Alice Conway, Advisor to General Counsel for Monsanto, will receive Legacy of Leadership Award from St. Louis Society for the Blind & Visually Impaired (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)


February 23, 2015


The life, legacy, and science of "Queen of Agrobacterium" Mary-Dell Chilton (WUNC)


January 16, 2015


Wageningen UR president prof. dr. ir. Louise O. Fresco honors the father of slow food Carlo Petrini


January 14, 2015


Rurik B. Halaby, Chairman and Founder, AgriCapital – Giant Views (SeedWorld)


January 11, 2015


Joseph Simcox, the seed explorer (Hartford Courant)


January 2, 2015


United Kingdom - Finlay Dale’s career successes firmly rooted in passion for potatoes (The Courier)


November 23, 2014


Plant geneticist Howard-Yana Shapiro breaks 200 mph while keeping up with fast-moving genetics field (The Sacramento Bee)


November 13, 2014


Food security successes earn "Sultan of Wheat" the World Food Prize - Varieties developed by Sanjaya Rajaram feed 1 billion people


November 3, 2014


Feeding the world: profile of a World Food Prize winner Dr. Sanjaya Rajaram


October 24, 2014


Uganda - Plant breeder Johnnie Ebiyau looks to pass on his sorghum genius (AllAfrica)


October 22, 2014


Uganda - Johnnie Ebiyau, a senior research officer with the National Semi-Arid Resources Research Institute (NASSARI), looks to pass on his sorghum genius (The Observer)


October 4, 2014


Farmers still benefit from hybrid corn breeding pioneer Lester Pfister’s perseverance (AgriNews)


September 23, 2014


Tomato and potato plant breeder Tom Wagner brings variety to your garden, plate (HeraldNet)


September 22, 2014


A tribute to Alejandro Ortega, former CIMMYT maize scientist


August 28, 2014


Great British bioscience pioneers – Dr Danny Thorogood


June 14, 2014


The molecular biologist who would feed the world sorghum (Chicago Business)


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