home news forum careers events suppliers solutions markets expos directories catalogs resources advertise contacts

Forum sources  
All Africa Asia/Pacific Europe Latin America Middle East North America


October 5, 2015

Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Early Career Award winners reflect “diversity and talent”

August 2, 2015

Washington State University scientist Lindsey du Toit searches for seeds of success (Capital Press)

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


SeedQuest does not necessarily endorse the factual analyses and opinions
presented on this Forum, nor can it verify their validity.



The Triumph of Seeds

How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History

By Thor Hanson 

Basic Books




The History and Science of Plant Breeding

Noel Kingsbury
The University of Chicago Press







1997-2009 archive
of the FORUM section


Copyright @ 1992-2015 SeedQuest - All rights reserved