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December 10, 2014

Scientists seal agreement to boost adaptability of wheat to climate change - Delegates detail strategy for protecting stapel food crop from environmental shocks

Globale Initiative will Anpassung des Weizens an den Klimawandel vorantreiben - Züchtungsforscher des Julius Kühn-Instituts bringen ihre Kompetenzen zur Trockenstressforschung ein 

December 7, 2014

‘Designer strains’ of cannabis could cure more ills - An Israeli crop developer aims at maximizing marijuana’s medical benefits while reducing its high (The Times of Israel)

November 8, 2014

You can’t have one without the other: farmers need plant breeders to keep developing new varieties and breeders need farmers to buy their seed (Grainews)

October 29, 2014

Breeders’ vision for the future: CIOPORA presents its Position Papers on IP 2014 to PBR experts of UPOV members

September 3, 2014

Dr. Alan Shackelford, Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board for BreedIT interviewed by CEOLIVE.TV

August 22, 2014

BreedIT Ltd. and Seach Ltd. form KanaboSeed to develop new medical cannabis varieties

Using the genes of Israeli wheat to fight climate change - A new technology extracts useful features of wild plants (Forward)

July 24, 2014

Renewing the global commitment to crop breeding (Devex)

July 23, 2014

A global strategy for ICARDA's wheat program

June 4, 2014

Finland to host the Technical Working Party for Automation and Computer Programs of the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV)

June 2, 2014

CIMMYT to help enhance wheat productivity in Iran

May 15, 2014

BreedIT receives strategic investment from Colorado-based INTIVA Pharma LLC

May 12, 2014

BreedIT enhances expert breeding team with leading Israeli agronomists

Breeding of high-yielding hybrid rice varieties: Bayer CropScience and Kaiima partner to improve rice productivity
Züchtung von Hybridreis mit hohem Ertrag: Bayer CropScience und Kaiima wollen gemeinsam die Produktivität des Reisanbaus erhöhen

April 15, 2014

BreedIT and breeding partner Sheifa Le'Haim complete the structuring of their cannabis breeding program - Partnership designed to breed and own unique and hybrid cannabis seeds utilizing its iBreedIT - the Intelligent Decision Support System (IDSS) for breeders

March 31, 2014

BreedIT teams up with experienced Israeli medicinal cannabis grower to breed, own and sell unique cannabis seeds - Global cannabis seed market represents huge opportunity for BreedIT

March 20, 2014

Danziger Innovations and Precision BioSciences announce successful genome modification collaboration in ornamental plants - Plants modified using MemoGene and DNE gene editing technology

March 6, 2014

Evogene enhances predictive gene stacking capabilities - Combining multiple genes increasingly seen as essential for addressing complex traits

February 16, 2014

Oman - Training course opens on mutation breeding techniques (Oman News)

January 24, 2014

BreedIT issues letter to shareholders commenting on progress made in 2013 and its business plan for 2014 and beyond

December 17, 2013

GreenSoil Investments announces investment in Phenome Networks’ revolutionary plant breeding software

October 22, 2013

European Seed Association’s Outstanding Student Award of UC Davis European Plant Breeding Academy handed over to Ami Bar at Warsaw Congress

October 15, 2013

Evogene and DuPont Pioneer expand collaboration for soybean rust resistance - Expansion adds Evogene’s Gene2Product computational platform designed to increase probability of success and efficacy of novel seed products

October 8, 2013

Elsevier releases Pathway Studio Web Plant, a powerful new solution to improve global research on critical crop production and protection

September 23, 2013

Syngenta Biotechnology and Evogene extend soybean nematode resistance collaboration - Soybean cyst nematode is a major challenge for soybean growers

September 20, 2013

How serendipty in an Israeli lab let do drought-resistant plants (Israel 21)

August 8, 2013

Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics at the University of Adelaide and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia sign memorandum of understanding to deliver salt tolerant varieties of wheat and barley

August 3, 2013

Israeli researchers genetically engineer 'super plants' to last longer, resist drought (Xinhua via Global Times)

June 18, 2013

Kaiima partners with International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) on improving rice varieties - Collaboration to focus on high-yield rice varieties with wider agro-climatic adaptability









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