NCSB Director Speaks at Plant Genomics Congress USA
Dr. Nguyen highlights current next generation sequencing strategies in soybean.
Soybean Checkoff Program honors Two Outstanding Soybean Scientists
The soy checkoff recently presented its highest honors to two men: one who has devoted more than 30 years developing new soybean varieties that U.S. soybean farmers are using in their fields today and another who helped pioneer the soy checkoff's groundbreaking production-research program.
NCSB members attend Interdrought-IV Conference in Australia
University of Missouri Plant Scientists attend the Interdrought-IV Conference.
1st Annual "Pick Your Bean Day"
Dr. Andrew Scaboo is hosting the 1st Annual "Pick Your Bean Day" at the Bradford Research and Extension Center at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.
Soybean Research Club Dates Announced for Spring 2014
New semester of seminars planned for the Soybean Research Club.
Soybean Research Club Begins New Semester
The first Soybean Research Club Seminar of the semester will be next Friday, September 20th at 11:00 a.m. in room 171 of the Life Science Building. Please join us as Dr. Joe Polacco talks to us about “Nickel Essentiality in Soybean: Is it mediated solely through urease?”.
The Root Cause
The Nguyen Lab recently published a manuscript in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) titled "Pinpointing genes underlying the quantitative trait loci for root-knot nematode resistance in palaeopolyploid soybean by whole genome resequencing". Randy Mertens explains more in his story covering this important publication.