Meet The Breeder: Devin Nichols

Meet The Breeder: Devin Nichols Name: Devin Nichols Company: Monsanto Co. Title: North America 110RM Corn Pipeline Lead Focus: Corn Breeder Why did you choose this career? I have always had an interest in botany, plant sciences, and breeding since I was a child playing in my family’s garden, even if...

Meet the Breeder:Fikret Isik

Meet the Breeder:Fikret Isik Name: Fikret Isik Company: North Carolina State University Title: Professor and Associate director of Cooperative Tree Improvement Program Focus: Forest Tree Breeding (pine breeding) How long have you been doing it? Since 2000​ Why did you choose this career? It is a...

Meet the Breeder-Gennaro Fazio

Meet the Breeder-Gennaro Fazio Name: Gennaro Fazio Company: USDA-ARS Plant Genetic Resources Unit  School of Integrative Plant Sciences at Cornell University Title: Plant breeder and research geneticist Adjunct Associate Professor  Focus: Apply genomics, transcriptomics and root phenomics to...