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Seed Today 03/22/2019 12:55
The Canola Council of Canada says China (CCC) has stopped buying canola seeds from Canada. Earlier this month, China started blocking canola imports from Canada, citing the detection of “hazardous organisms,” but International Trade Minister Jim Carr said he had seen no evidence of this. The CCC stated in a Thursday press release that “Chinese importers are unwilling to purchase Canadian canola seed at this time.”
Seed Today 03/22/2019 09:53
A global research team including scientists from La Trobe University have identified specific locations within plants' chromosomes capable of transferring immunity to their offspring. The findings could lead to new ways of preventing disease in crops – of great potential benefit to farmers. Led by the University of Sheffield (UK), the research team identified, for the first time, specific locations (loci) within a plant’s chromosomes that impart disease resistance to their offspring by undergoing a reversible biochemical modification known as DNA methylation, in response of pathogen attack.
Seed Today 03/21/2019 13:56
Sanjiv Kumar, assistant professor in the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences at Auburn University, led a team of researchers who recently discovered soil-moisture re-emergence, a phenomenon that experts say will have a profound impact on climate predictability science, particularly in the long-term forecasting of drought.
Seed Today 03/20/2019 15:07
The We Care for Orphans Adoption Fund raised $31,970 through its 2018/2019 We Care Sweepstakes. The winners of the sweepstakes, Paul Foran of Bement, IL, and Cody Boothe of Crown City, OH, received a Polaris RZR XP® Turbo and Polaris General® 4 1000 EPS Ride Command Edition, respectively. We Care for Orphans was founded in 2011 by Scott and Shantel Beck after they adopted their daughter, Jadyn. The organization is dedicated to assisting families with the resources needed to fund adoption. This was We Care’s fourth sweepstakes and fifth fundraising effort.
Seed Today 03/20/2019 13:50
Cutting-edge research helping to make modern wheat more resistant to pathogens has brought international recognition for a John Innes Centre scientist. Postdoctoral researcher Sanu Arora was announced on March 20 as a Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Early Career award winner. The award provides professional development opportunities for women working in wheat with Dr Arora joining an exclusive group of 50 international recipients since 2010.
Seed Today 03/20/2019 10:34
Growers Edge Financial, Inc. (Growers Edge) now provides solutions that strengthen the entire agricultural ecosystem. Based on the Growers Analytic Prediction System (GAPS), Growers Edge today introduced an extensive lineup of fintech solutions for growers, agribusiness, distribution partners and institutions to accelerate the adoption of agtech innovations while managing risk.
Seed Today 03/20/2019 09:35
Industry luminary Adrian Percy, PhD, the former head of R&D for the Crop Science Division of Bayer, joined Finistere Ventures as Chief Technology Officer. In his new role, he will provide strategic, technical and regulatory guidance for current portfolio companies. He will also support Finistere’s continued investment efforts, working with the team to identify and evaluate potential opportunities.

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