Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Ag Innovation Showcase Experts Forecast Population Growth, Rising Wages and Climate Change Combine to Hurt Future Food Supplies Globally
ST. LOUIS (May 23, 2011) -- A volatile recipe of exploding population growth, climate change, falling crop yields and more demand for meat and diary will put world agriculture under tremendous pressure, experts said at the Ag Innovation Showcase, hel ...
Wednesday, June 01, 2011
New Challenge from Danforth Center for New Solutions
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 ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
St. Louis to Host International Algal Biofuels Conference
ST. LOUIS, MO, June 14, 2011 – The First International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels, and Bioproducts will be held July 17 – 20, 2011 at the Westin Hotel in St. Louis. The conference will cover all areas of emerging technologies in algal biol ...
Monday, June 27, 2011
Agriculture Secretary Appoints Danforth Center Scientist to Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture
ST. LOUIS, MO, June 27, 2011 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has appointed Dr. Paul Anderson, Executive Director, Office of International Programs at the Danforth Plant Science Center to the Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Ag ...
Monday, July 11, 2011
Danforth Plant Science Center Ranked in Top 10 Best Places to Work in Academia
The Scientist Magazine Survey Ranks Danforth Center 8th
ST. LOUIS, MO, July 11, 2011 – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center was recently ranked 8th in The Scientist Magazine's 2011 “Best Places to Work in Academia” survey, up from number 18 last ...