News & Highlights
Recognized for Revolutionizing Agriculture
Joachim Messing wins Wolf Prize and is honored for his contribution to humanity
Discovery of Nutritious Corn Breed That Withstands Handling
Knowledge useful to improve hybrids that increase corn’s availability and nutrition in world food supplies.
Duckweed Genome Sequencing Has Global Implications
Pond scum can undo pollution, fight global warming and alleviate world hunger.
Sequencing of Sorghum Genome Completed
Drought-resistant food, feed and biofuel source sequenced by international team.