Monday, June 11, 2012
Leading researchers call for $100 billion investment in Agriculture research
Science holds the key to meeting global demands for food and fuel
St. Louis, MO, June 11, 2012—The scientific community must make a 10-year, $100 billion investment in food and energy security by funding plant research, says Dr. Tom Brutnell of the ...
Friday, June 01, 2012
General Motors and Enterprise Holdings to Address Corporate Sustainability at Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
For more information, contact:
Laura Bryant, Enterprise Holdings
Terry Rhadigan, General Motors
Karla Roeber, Donald Danforth Planet Science Center
314-587-1231; kroeber@danfor ...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Global gathering features leading authorities on cassava research
to address a wide variety of issues impacting production and food security
ST. LOUIS, MO, May 29, 2012—An impressive lineup of the leaders in cassava research and development from around the globe will present during the second scienti ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Global Alliance to Gather to consider Strategies for Overcoming Challenges of Global Climatic Change at International Cassava Conference
ST. LOUIS, MO, May 15, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) will hold its second scientific conference June 18 – 22, 2012 at the Speke Resort Conference Centre in Kampala, Uganda. GCP21 consists of 45 member institutions ...
Monday, May 14, 2012
Researchers look to relatives for clues in quest to develop sources of bioenergy
ST. LOUIS, MO, May 14, 2012—Arranging DNA fragments into a genome sequence that scientists can interpret is a challenge often compared to assembling a puzzle except you don’t have the box and have no idea what the picture is supposed to be. Sometimes ...