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AG Innovation Showcase Marks Key Milestone – A Decade of Growth
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500 people attend 10th annual event
AG Innovation Showcase Marks Key Milestone – A Decade of Growth, Ten years ago, the Ag Innovation, a community of innovators, investors, and influencers who are driving the future of Ag. The event, . The panels, presentations, and spotlights have charted the arc of innovation in agriculture, exploring, that have presented at the Ag Innovation Showcase have collectively raised more than $1.1 billion, growth and success of the Ag Showcase has positioned the region as a global leader of innovation, and has
(Alive Magazine) The New STL: Innovators 2015
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St. Louis is reinventing itself as a city of innovation. Meet the bold minds that are helping us get there.
(Alive Magazine) The New STL: Innovators 2015 , St. Louis is poised to become a hub of innovation, research facility working to end hunger to a community arts organization unlike any other in the nation, into STL’s innovative spirit in our first Innovation Issue to discover the people, ideas, spaces, Plant Science Center, the world’s leading facility for plant and agricultural science and innovation, for International Crop Improvement are using agricultural innovation to reduce hunger in developing
Young Friends Invite You to Party with the Plants
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Young Friends Invite You to Party with the Plants, Join the Danforth Center’s Young Friends on Friday, June 2nd for Party with the Plants. Guests will enjoy music, refreshments, networking and the opportunity to learn about the local bioscience ecosystem in our growing Missouri tall grass prairie. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Danforth Center Innovation Fund, which includes our Community Garden. Reserve your tickets here. "The Danforth Center embodies the future of global
(The Columbia Daily Tribune) Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, MU Hire First of 4 in Joint Faculty Initiative
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The University of Missouri and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis has hired the first of four joint faculty members in a program aimed to attract scientists focused on plant science and agriculture innovation.
(The Columbia Daily Tribune) Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, MU Hire First of 4 in Joint Faculty Initiative, The University of Missouri and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis has hired the first of four joint faculty members in a program aimed to attract scientists focused on plant science and agriculture innovation. Officials unveiled the program agreement last, of the Interdisciplinary Plant Group community at MU, Sharp said. Meyers and one other faculty member
Join Us for A Taste of Science
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This event offers young Saint Louis professionals an opportunity to engage in a fun and interactive evening of science, spirits and snacks.
medicines and energy. Discovery and innovation thrive in an environment that is nurturing, dynamic and inclusive. Our scientists are part of a community of individuals and organizations—in St. Louis
39 North
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39 NORTH Launched 39 North Innovation District Plan Unveiled 39 North Innovation District 39 North, a new innovation district, for an innovation district in St. Louis County that is uniquely positioned to advance the region’s, connected by walking and biking trails and green space. Community input was paramount to the process. More than 45 meetings, focus group sessions and two community open houses were held to gather
(St. Louis Post Dispatch) Leadership, not money, was heart of Danforth Foundation's impact
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BY DAVID NICKLAUS The Danforth Foundation, a leading actor in St. Louis philanthropy for decades, is making its curtain call. Its final act, a $70 million gift to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, is drawing rave reviews, but we can't watc ...
. They talk about community problems, and they champion solutions. "They've been willing to take on some risky enterprises," says David Luckes, president of the Greater St. Louis Community Foundation. "They have been willing to push the boundaries. There's been a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship, forward and been engaged in the community," Luckes said. "We need other individuals and other, of this gift," John Danforth said on Friday. "The future of any community, including the future of its
Improving the Human Condition Through Plant Science
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The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center focuses scientific research on the nexus of food, water and energy to improve the productivity and sustainability of agriculture, and to accelerate development of durable bioenergy. 
Improving the Human Condition Through Plant Science, Feed the hungry and improve human health Preserve and renew our environment Enhance the St. Louis region as a world center for plant science The needs to feed and power a growing, global community, while also preserving vital, health, feed the hungry, and protect the environment through innovation and thoughtful application, of a community of individuals and organizations in St. Louis, the region and around the world
A Night to Honor Those Who Impact and Accelerate Plant Science
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The Danforth Center celebrated the intersection of science and service at its 13th annual Plantasia Gala on October 25, 2014. Guests gathered to honor two individuals chosen to receive the Danforth Distinguished Service Award and Danforth Award for Plant Science. 
 
share my belief that plant science can benefit both the world and our community. They joined us early, great strides in plant research and enlightening the community. It is such a huge honor, Center is the go to place to drive innovation to solve problems,” stated Dr. Dangl.The Danforth Award
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center, universities win $20 million from NSF to study climate impact
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A state-wide research collaboration that includes the nonprofit Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and St. Louis universities has won a five-year, $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation to study the effects of climate variability.
: Climate, Plants and Community,” the project is a partnership among the University of Missouri campuses, , analytics and community education and outreach, according to a press release from the center, and plant sciences, the Missouri Transect will drive innovation, train a diversified workforce