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(The St. Louis American) Danforth Center gets $8.3M from Gates Foundation
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The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center has received an $8.3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to advance its work to improve the health and wellbeing of farmers, their families, and others.
(The St. Louis American) Danforth Center gets $8.3M from Gates Foundation , (Click here for a link to the article) The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center has received an $8.3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to advance its work to improve the health and wellbeing of farmers, their families, and other consumers of cassava living in Nigeria and Kenya. The research team includes the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, and its partners in Nigeria at the National Root
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Danforth Center receives Gates Foundation grant to advance cassava research in Africa
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Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center have secured a multimillion-dollar grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which they say could help save a staple crop in Africa from steadily encroaching disease.
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Danforth Center receives Gates Foundation grant to advance cassava research in Africa, Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center have secured a multimillion-dollar grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which they say could help save a staple crop in Africa from steadily encroaching disease. Read more here., (Collection), (Collection)
Danforth Center partnerships with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to be topic of dialogue at Danforth Center’s Conversations Series
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Let’s talk… about solutions to eradicate global hunger ST. LOUIS, MO, October 24, 2011 – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center will host its quarterly “Conversations” Series sponsored by Boeing on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 from 5:15 – 7:00 p.m ...
Danforth Center partnerships with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to be topic of dialogue, Kahn, Senior Program Officer, Agricultural Development, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Dr, , the Danforth Center and the Gates Foundation have partnered on two humanitarian efforts to develop, research projects, the Gates Foundation has also provided funding to establish the Center’s Biosafety Resource Network (BRN). Formed to support Gates Foundation-funded crop improvement projects
(St. Louis Today) Plant center project gets big boost from Gates Foundation
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CREVE COEUR • Researchers working to develop genetically modified, nutrient-dense cassava got another major boost Wednesday with an $8.3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. For the past seven years, scientists at the Dona ...
(St. Louis Today) Plant center project gets big boost from Gates Foundation , CREVE COEUR, Wednesday with an $8.3 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. For the past seven, of minerals and nutrients," said Martin Fregene, who is leading the effort. The Gates Foundation, from the Gates Foundation now tops $20 million. When the cassava is distributed, it would, in Kenya. The foundation has also supported efforts, via the Danforth Center, to develop a virus
(St. Louis Public Radio) Danforth Center receives funding to expand cassava project to Nigeria
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Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center say a $10.45 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will allow them to expand a project to develop genetically modified cassava into Nigeria.
(St. Louis Public Radio) Danforth Center receives funding to expand cassava project to Nigeria, Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center say a $10.45 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will allow them to expand a project to develop genetically modified cassava into Nigeria. Read more here., (Collection), (Collection)
(GenomeWeb) Danforth Center Reaps $70M Grant
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Danforth Center Reaps $70M Grant By a GenomeWeb staff reporter NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis will use a $70 million grant from the Danforth Foundation to fund an expansion of its staff and researc ...
, the center said. Along with the Danforth Foundation, research at the Danforth Center is funded by the National Institutes of Health, the US Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, the US Agency for International Development, and the BIll & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Danforth, the Danforth Foundation to fund an expansion of its staff and research facilities. The grant is the last that the Danforth Foundation will award before dissolving at the end of May. The funding
Meet “Conversations” Series Speakers
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Danforth Center partnerships with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to be topic of dialogue at Danforth Center’s Conversations Series Join us for an enlightening discussion Wednesday, November 16, 2011 from 5:15 – 7:00 p.m. where Moderator Jame ...
: Kathy Kahn, Ph.D., Senior Program Officer, Agricultural Development, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Gates Foundation in 2007, she served as an advisor for international agricultural biotechnology, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop more nutritious sorghum for arid and semi-arid, Meet “Conversations” Series Speakers , Danforth Center partnerships with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to be topic of dialogue at Danforth Center’s Conversations Series Join us
(Food Security and Ag-Biotech News) Grants Aim to Fight Malnutrition
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Source: Nature News Author: Anjali Nayar The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced nearly US$20 million in new grants to help get nutritionally enhanced rice and cassava to Asian and African farmers. The grants will help in the developme ...
(Food Security and Ag-Biotech News) Grants Aim to Fight Malnutrition , Source: Nature News Author: Anjali Nayar The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced nearly US$20 million in new grants, of the BioCassava Plus Program, based in St Louis, the U.S. The Gates Foundation grants will help to generate, to nutritional deficiencies, says Lawrence Kent, head of agricultural development at the U.S.-based Gates Foundation. Both Golden Rice and BioCassavaPlus are genetically modified (GM). Kent says, "Anything
The Plant Pulse January 27, 2012
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  Bill Gates' Annual Letter -- Innovation and partnership to support small farmers in 2012              Roots & Shoots             “We can help poor farmers sustainably increase their productivity so they can feed themselves and their ...
The Plant Pulse January 27, 2012, Bill Gates' Annual Letter -- Innovation and partnership, prioritize agricultural innovation.” - Bill Gates Danforth Center leads $1.3 million corn research project St. Louis Business Journal The National Science Foundation National Science Foundation said today it awarded $1.3 million to support research to reduce the amount of fertilizer, Food Security,” is open to the public. Sustainable Energy for All United Nations Foundation
New Challenge from Danforth Center for New Solutions
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Donors will match Gifts to Resolve Global Issues  ST. LOUIS, MO, June 1, 2011 – The largest independent plant research center in the world, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, is looking to current and new Center donors to accelerate the missi ...
funding from organizations including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the National Science, to solve key challenges around the world. Earlier this year, the Danforth Foundation announced plans, . The Foundation trustees expressed confidence in the Center’s ability to contribute to a brighter, this was key to their decision. "The Danforth Foundation has confidence that people in our community, . “The Danforth Foundation challenges us to embrace a shared vision of how our region can grow in strength