America’s largest seed industry conference – the American Seed Trade Association 71st Corn & Sorghum Seed Research Conference 46th Soybean Seed Research Conference and Seed Expo, better known as ASTA’s CSS 2016 & Seed Expo, or #ASTA-CSS, is taking place this week in Chicago.
The event brings together over 3,000 seed industry professionals for educational and networking opportunities and the program includes the most timely session topics for participants. There is an expanded Student Track program this year that offers opportunities for students and young professionals to collaborate with industry veterans on their future career paths. There’s also a new Columbus Hall Innovations Lounge and round table meeting area, as well as the Expo that features everything new in the seed industry.
Evolution of Plant Breeding in Focus at #ASTACSS –
Andy LaVigne, ASTA Jerry Flint, DuPont Pioneer Corinne Marshall, Sakata Seeds America Juliet Marshall, University of Idaho Gene Editing and Consumers