PBA Class IX

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PBA IX Week 1 class photo

PBA IX Dates:

Year 1
February 5 - 10, 2024
May 20 - 25, 2024
September 9 - 14, 2024

Year 2
February 3 - 8, 2025
May 5 - 10, 2025
September 8 - 12, 2025

 

PBA Class IX Participants:

First Name Last Name Company Location
Rob Ascenzi BASF North Carolina
Barbara Avila Hortifrut Genetics LTD Chile
Jesús Barraza Verdugo Semillas Fito Mexico
Mark Crusha Driscoll's Watsonville, CA
Gonzalo Cucit Nuseed Argentina
Sam Heward N/A Wisconsin
Nancy Leon HM.Clause Dixon
Dan Liska Forage Genetics International Davis, CA
James McLean GentechSeeds Pty. Ltd. Australia
Shelley Meiwes Richardson Seeds Texas
Carlos Alberto Montufar Garcia Bejo, S.A. Guatemala
Nick Niechayev D'arrigo California Salinas, CA
Anthony Nwangwu Sensient Natural Ingredients Modesto, CA
Megan Perales Forage Genetics International Idaho
Angela Randazzo USDA-Agriculture Research Service Oregon
Kazuki Sakamoto American Takii, Inc. Arizona
Tate Sircin Brotherton Seed Co. Washington
Yuki Takeuchi Vilmorin-Mikado Co., Ltd. Japan
Sujit Tha  CN Seeds Ltd. United Kingdom
Britney Thi Ball Horticultural Company San Luis Obispo, CA
Erin Tullius Forage Genetics International Wisconsin
Jose  Velasquez Orozco Bejo, S.A. Guatemala