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Grass Species Named to Honor Danforth Center Investigator
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New genus named after Toby Kellogg in recognition of her numerous contributions to understanding grasses and mentorship of students. 
’re working in an herbarium or out in the field, plants look different. All plants – Corn, rice, and genomes of crops and their wild relatives, focusing particularly on corn, sorghum and big bluestem
The Plant Pulse March 4, 2011
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The Plant Pulse is a new feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that will include a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences ...
Researchers Develop Smut Fungi Resistant Corn - Grain News "Applying our control method could significantly reduce annual losses caused by corn smut and other fungi," said Principal Investigator, Dr
The Plant Pulse August 5, 2011
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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 even ...
the importance of developing biofuels from non-food portions of corn plants, and not from the corn
The Plant Pulse July 25, 2011
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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 even ...
estimated that 40% of the US corn crop now goes to make ethanol. But Tyner said the cobs and husks of corn
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.
, vegetables and fruit trees — are serving as the latest suburban amenity. Controversial GMO Corn Study, , such as data showing that rats fed the highest amount of GMO corn lived longer than rats fed the lowest amounts
Research Team
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): Corn, Grasses Other Specialty Areas: Integrated Pest Management (IPM) James Pratt, (s): Corn, Sorghum Other Specialty Areas: Website Maintenance Matt Adams, Specialty Crop(s): Pennycress, Camelina, Canola, Arabidopsis, Tobacco, Indigo, Quinoa, Rice, Corn
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 agriculture, the environment, food security, climate change, bioenergy, events, and the impact of plant science.
Plant Pulse, Region Grapples with Hotter Future as it Looks to Adapt to Climate Change St. Louis Post-Dispatch Todd Mockler, Ph.D., Danforth Center Associate Member, Geraldine and Robert Virgil Distinguished Investigator discusses how the Center’s Bellwether Foundation Phenotyping Facility is assisting scientists in their research for drought resistant corn. Pennycress: Much More Than, into a viable commercial crop for the corn-soy growing regions of the world. These ‘Resurrection
Danforth Center to Lead Multi-Institutional Project to Improve Harvests of One of the Most Important Crops in Global Agriculture
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Danforth Center Receives $3.4M to Improve Maize Architecture
 
 
Danforth Center to Lead Multi-Institutional Project to Improve Harvests of One of the Most Important Crops in Global Agriculture, Maize (corn) is a cereal crop with the highest dollar value in the U.S. and abroad. Maize yields have increased eight-fold in the past century due largely to selecting for optimal architecture at increased planting densities. However, yield gains have plateaued in recent years imperiling progress toward meeting the world’s growing food and energy needs
The Plant Pulse April 1, 2011
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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 eve ...
weather curbed harvests around the world and global demand continued to grow. High prices for corn
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 ...
years of experience in corn, soybean and wheat improvement and plant biotechnology development. Prior