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The Plant Pulse February 24, 2012
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Internship Leads to Employment for STLCC Biotechnology Graduate St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The BRDG Park facility is the cleanest, most up-to-date lab I've ever seen. I had to convince myself every day that I could do this kind of work and would m ...
to changing environments, and how to apply those discoveries to solve problems.” Corn gene helps fight multiple leaf diseases High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal A specific gene in corn seems to confer
The Plant Pulse July 6, 2012
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  Drought hits 56 percent of continental US; 'significant toll' on crops MSNBC- US News The Drought Monitor noted that the drought is starting to "take a significant toll" on food supplies. "In the primary growing states for corn and soybeans ...
The Plant Pulse July 6, 2012, Drought hits 56 percent of continental US; 'significant toll' on crops MSNBC- US News The Drought Monitor noted that the drought is starting to "take a significant toll" on food supplies. "In the primary growing states for corn and soybeans, 22 percent of the crop is in poor or very poor condition, as are 43 percent of the nation’s pastures and rangelands, and Drought Shrivel Corn in Midwest The New York Times " The plants are short, leaves curling unhappily
The Plant Pulse September 14, 2012
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Soybean Reserves Smallest in Four Decades After Drought Bloomberg U.S. farmers will reap 13 percent less than a year earlier after the worst Midwest drought in 76 years, according to the average of 34 analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.  Ag's ...
in 2013 Seed Today The system is designed to help the corn plant so it can use less water when drought, as the prices of corn and soybeans — major ingredients in processed food, animal feed and biofuels
Plant Pulse
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The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science.
there are other options. I invite you to seriously consider St Louis. Corn, plant science center, join forces Globe Gazette The Iowa Corn Promotion Board and The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, in nutrient utilization for Iowa’s corn farmers., (Collection), (Collection)
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Danforth Center and USGA Partnering to Improve Golf Course Sustainability
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As golfers tee off at the U.S. Open this week, researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center are literally watching grass grow to find ways to improve turf on golf courses.
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Feeding the World & Growing Our Economy: Agricultural Innovation in the 21st Century
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  Monday, March 26, 2012 Speakers: Dr. Roger Beachy, Founding President, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Brandon Hunnicutt, Chairman, Nebraska Corn Growers Association Gregory Conko, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute Chandler G ...
Feeding the World & Growing Our Economy: Agricultural Innovation in the 21st Century, Monday, March 26, 2012 Speakers: Dr. Roger Beachy, Founding President, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Brandon Hunnicutt, Chairman, Nebraska Corn Growers Association Gregory Conko, Senior Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute Chandler Goule, Vice President of Government Relations, National Farmers Union The global population reached seven billion people on October 31, 2011
(St. Louis Today) Danforth Center part of biofuel study
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BY TIM BRYANTstltoday.com | Posted: Monday, July 16, 2012 4:11 pm The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is among five recipients of a $12.1 million federal grant to develop drought-tolerant grass as a sustainable source of biofuel. Developing bi ...
for study include Setaria viridis, a grass closely related to corn, and Brachypodium, a grass
(The Scientist) Improving Crops with RNAi
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Nigel Taylor, senior research scientist and Narender Nehra, director of regulatory affairs in the Institute for International Crop Improvement (IICI) co-authored this article about how RNA interference is proving to be a valuable tool for agriculture, allowing researchers to develop pathogen-resistant and more-nutritious crops.
soybeans, and insect-resistant corn. To date, RNAi has proven more cost-effective
Preserving and Renewing the Environment
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Native Landscapes Preserving Diversity
of the corn and sorghum; what we learn about one will ultimately apply to improving crops for food, , some of which are closely related to important crops like corn and sorghum, variation in precipitation
Plant Pulse
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/plant-pulse-july-2016
The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about agriculture, the environment, food security, climate change, bioenergy, events and the impact of plant science.
fields of corn and soybeans across the U.S. Midwest lies an unseen network of underground pipes, it to lakes, streams and rivers. There are over 38 million acres of tile drainage in the Corn Belt