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Plant Breeding Seminar

Fall 2009 Schedule

  • Time
    • Wednesdays 3:50 - 4:40 pm (unless otherwise noted)
    • Refreshments 3:30 - 3:50 pm
  • Location
    • 2405 Williams Hall (unless otherwise noted)
  • Contact
  • Refreshment Sponsor
    • Department of Horticultural Science; thank you very much!
  • The seminar is organized as a 40 minute seminar with a 10 minute question and discussion session.

Date

Subject

Speaker

Institute

Time / Loc

September

10

Applied Tobacco Genetics at NCSU: From Agronomic Improvement to Harm Reduction (joint seminar with Crop Science department)

Ramsey Lewis, Assistant Professor

Department of Crop Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

3:00-4:00 / 2405 Williams Hall

15

Team progress in development of value-added soybean varieties (joint seminar with Crop Science department)

Katey Martin Rainey, ARS soybean breeding candidate

-

3:00-4:00 / 2405 Williams Hall

17

Plant breeding is addictive; do you feel the love? (joint seminar with Crop Science department)

Todd Campbell, ARS soybean breeding candidate

-

3:00-4:00 / 2405 Williams Hall

22

Using germplasm for crop improvement; wheat and soybean as models (joint seminar with Crop Science department)

Lillian Miranda, ARS soybean breeding candidate

-

3:00-4:00 / 2405 Williams Hall

24

Statistical genetics lecture (joint seminar with Bioinformatics)

Prem Narain, Statistical Genetics textbook author

-

4:00-4:50 / 119 Goldenleaf Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center

October

6

Genetic dissection of bioenergy traits in maize and sorghum (joint seminar with Plant Biology department)

Wilfred Vermerris, Professor

Genetics Institute and Agronomy Dept., Univ. Florida

4:00-5:00 / 101 Clark Labs

9

Graduate student plant breeding education to ensure a productive career in a private seed company (joint seminar with Crop Science department)

David Bubeck, Plant breeder

Pioneer Hi-Bred/Dupont

9:30-10:20 / 2405 Williams Hall

21

Intellectual property rights in plant breeding

Bob Jondle, Attorney

Jondle and Associates

3:50-4:40 / 2405 Williams Hall

November

16

Collection of cucurbit germplasm in Turkmenistan (joint seminar with Horticultural Science department)

Todd Wehner, Professor

Department of Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

3:00-4:00 / 159 Kilgore Hall

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