Plant Breeding Seminar

Spring 1997 Schedule

Time:

  • 4 - 5 pm (refreshments during the hour)

Contact:

The seminars will usually include discussion time - PLAN to CONTRIBUTE!


Date

Subject

Speaker

Department

Location

February

5

Current Status of Exotics in Hybrid Corn Breeding

Major Goodman

Crop Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

12

Developing a Potato Breeding Program for Eastern NC

Craig Yencho

Horticultural Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

21

What is Political Correctness in Public Broccoli Breeding?

Mark Farnham

USDA-ARS, Charleston SC

1:30-2:30 / 2405 Williams

26

Deploying Insecticidal Transgenic Crops in the US and Developing Countries

Fred Gould

Entomology

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

March

5

Clonal Forests- Deployment Strategies and Impact on Diversity

Barry Goldfarb

Forestry

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

19

Diversity in Domestic Livestock-can we afford to preserve it?

Robert McDowell

Animal Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

26

Is Nicotiana addictive?

Earl Wernsman

Crop Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

April

2

Germplasm Issues in Small Fruit Crops

Jim Ballington

Horticultural Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

9

Seeking Disease Resistance - Motivation and Rewards Past & Present

Lee Campbell/Paul Peterson

Plant Pathology

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

16

What They Didn’t Teach You about Analysis of Field Data

Daryl Bowman

Crop Science

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams

23

The shortcomings of classical quantitative genetics models

Bill Atchley

Genetics

4:00-5:00 / 2405 Williams


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