Asian Plant Breeding Academy Class I
Building on the success of the UC Davis Plant Breeding Academy in the United States, UC Davis is partnering with the Asia and Pacific Seed Association to offer Class I of the Asian Plant Breeding Academy. This premier training program targets working professionals who desire to become fully trained plant breeders. Participants will meet for six, 6-day sessions over two years. This schedule will allow participants to maintain their current employment while enrolled in the course. All instruction will be in English.
Course goal: This course develops the skills and abilities of current industry personnel to enable them to become independent breeders or more valuable contributors to larger breeding programs.
APBA Class I locations and dates:
Week 1: November 26 - December 1, 2012 - COMPLETED
Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Week 2: April 1 - 6, 2013 - COMPLETED
Location: Kanchanaburi, Thailand
Week 3: July 22 - 27, 2013 - COMPLETED
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Week 4: November 25 - 30, 2013 - COMPLETED
Location: Khon Kaen, Thailand
Week 5: March 31 - April 5, 2014 - COMPLETED
Location: Los Baños, Philippines
Week 6: June 2-7, 2014 - COMPLETED
Location: Davis, CA, United States
Special thanks to the Asian and Pacific Seed Assocation for their support in the Asian Plant Breeding Academy.
For more information contact: Sally Mohr at firstname.lastname@example.org.