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Full speed ahead for new Delaware soybean research facility
The new Stine Haskell soybean research facility groundbreaking, held Aug. 14, featured remarks from DuPont Pioneer Agricultural Biotechnology Vice President Neal Gutterson, Delaware Secretary of Agriculture Ed Kee, site manager Patti Adcock and Mid-Atlantic Soybean Research Association representative and local soybean grower Wayne Stafford.
2014 Girls in Science Scientist of the Year
The Science Center of Iowa (SCI) recently awarded Laura Higgins, DuPont Pioneer research director and board-certified entomologist, their Girls in Science Scientist of the Year award.
Training to support pearl millet breeding and seed production in eastern and southern Africa
The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) regional office for eastern and southern Africa, organized a training course on pearl millet improvement and improving seed production at Moshi, Tanzania in November 2011. Among those invited to speak at the workshop was Dr. RS Mahala, Research coordinator from DuPont Pioneer India,, who formed part of the ICRISAT delegation of speakers from India.