U.S. and German Plant Scientists Explore International Partnership

Daniel Potter and Astrid Volder, professors in the Dept. of Plant Sciences, are working with international colleagues to explore an international partnership in plant sciences. CEPLAS – Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences – a consortium of plant sciences researchers from several German institutions, recently initiated discussions with plant sciences programs at several U.S. universities…

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UC Davis and Pakistan Launch $17 Million Food and Agricultural Partnership

The launch of a $17 million collaborative project linking UC Davis and Pakistan’s leading agricultural university was celebrated today at UC Davis, which will receive $10 million of the funds. The new U.S.–Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Agriculture and Food Security, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development, will make it possible for…

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State Audit Recommendations for UC Davis Strawberry Program

[Recommendations for the acclaimed program have been made, including suggestions for future funding and revenue collection.] University of California, Davis June 9, 2015 State Audit Recommends Adjustments for UC Davis Strawberry Program Following a six-month review of the UC Davis Strawberry Breeding Program, the California state auditor’s office released recommendations — including suggestions for future…

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