Welcome to the UC Davis Plant Breeding Academy
Plant Breeding Academy in the News:
- This crop is not an orphan anymore: it now has a home
- Genomics Powers Development of Higher Yielding, More Nutritous Orphan Crops in Africa
- Press Release: Universidad de Almeria News
The Academy is a professional development course designed by the UC Davis Seed Biotechnology Center to increase the supply of professional plant breeders. Reduced numbers of plant breeders are being trained in academic programs, leading to a shortage throughout the industry. The SBC and seed industry leaders have addressed this issue by creating the Academy.
For questions or information,
contact Joy Patterson