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Events

Growing Vegetables in a High Tunnel

Mar 25 | 9:00 am

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County will be hosting a workshop on learning the fundamentals of growing vegetables using high tunnels. This workshop will be a fast paced all-inclusive...

Location: 3342 McGraw Marathon Road, McGraw, NY 13101  | Event type: Class/ Workshop

Hard cider research at Washington State University

Mar 27 | 12:20 pm

Carol Ann Miles, Department of Horticulture, Washington State University Horticulture Section seminar series. Note new Geneva videoconference location: G19 Hedrick.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Soil Summit

Mar 28 | 8:00 am

Join us for an engaging 1.5 day Soil Summit including presentations and break out discussion about the benefits and challenges of raw manure use relative to the safety of fresh fruit and vegetable...

Location: NYSAES  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

PPPMB Seminar - Rachel Copouya

Mar 28 | 10:00 am

Microbial Community Analysis of Green Coffee Beans: a comparison across growing regions and qualities

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

Pulses as whole food solution to global health challenges

Mar 28 | 12:20 pm

Millions of global populations are suffering from food caused health issues. Approximately 40% of the world’s population is facing with hidden hunger due to lack of essential micronutrients in...

Location: Emerson Hall  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Carol Miles

Mar 28 | 3:30 pm

Using grafting to control Verticillium wilt in watermelon

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

Soil Summit

Mar 29 | 8:00 am

Join us for an engaging 1.5 day Soil Summit including presentations and break out discussion about the benefits and challenges of raw manure use relative to the safety of fresh fruit and vegetable...

Location: NYSAES  | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Strategies to replace pesticides with biodeterrence: Modification of acylsugar chemistry to optimize natural pest control

Mar 29 | 10:00 am

Tomatoes are attacked by many pests, causing losses directly through feeding damage and indirectly through virus transmission. The control of insects relies heavily on pesticides, a practice that...

Location: Emerson Hall  | Event type: Seminar

"Diverse roles for transposons in shaping plant transcriptomes" - Nathan Springer

Mar 31 | 11:15 am

Nathan Springer...

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Climate change mitigation on the farm: soil carbon counts the most

Apr 10 | 12:20 pm

Jeff Beam-Miller, MS candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Note new Geneva videoconference location: G19 Hedrick.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Characterizing and improving crop stress tolerance: Phenomics, genomics, and the environment

Apr 11 | 12:20 pm

Prior to joining Cornell University, I was a senior scientist at International Potato Center (CIP), in Lima, Peru where my research focused on genetics of adaptation and abiotic stress tolerance in...

Location: Emerson Hall  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Barbara Valent

Apr 11 | 3:30 pm

TBA

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

Finding Anna: The archival treasure hunt into the life of Anna Botsford Comstock

Apr 17 | 12:20 pm

Karen St. Clair, Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Note new Geneva videoconference location: G19 Hedrick.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

The development of transgenesis protocols for previously untransformed Oryza spp. inbred lines

Apr 18 | 12:20 pm

Oryza sativa (Asian rice) was first transformed in 1988, five years after publications of the first transgenic plants. These initial protocols for making transgenic rice were protoplast-based, and...

Location: Emerson Hall  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Maliheh Safari

Apr 18 | 3:30 pm

Plant persistent viruses in Capsicum spp.

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

Global characterization of small RNA-mediated regularoy networks in Arabidopsis: Prelude to understanding viral plant pathogenesis - Jose Vargas

Apr 19 | 12:20 pm

Jose Vargas Exit Seminar, PPPMB, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

‘Seed to Supper’ program: Reaching underserved audiences through garden education

Apr 24 | 12:20 pm

Christine Hadekel, Garden Education & Training Coordinator, Oregon Food Bank

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Breeding climate-resilient tomatoes: New approaches and challenges

Apr 25 | 12:20 pm

A changing climate requires breeding for crop productivity under increasingly variable environments, including limited fresh water supplies in arid agricultural regions. Breeding crops for...

Location: Emerson Hall  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Kenong Xu

Apr 25 | 3:30 pm

Towards a better understanding in the genomics of apple tree forms and fruit quality

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

"Signaling dynamics in Pseudomonas syringae" - Max Fishman

Apr 26 | 12:20 pm

Max Fishman Exit Seminar, PPPMB, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

“How do plants mediate crosstalk between biochemical pathways?” Clint Chapple

Apr 28 | 11:15 am

Clint Chapple...

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

Mark Catesby and the introduction of new plants into Europe

May 1 | 12:20 pm

Mark Laird, Associate Professor, Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Tim Setter

May 2 | 3:30 pm

Crop improvement through modified flowering responses

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar

“Natural Variation In Plant Circadian Clock Function ” Robert McClung

May 5 | 11:15 am

C. Robertson McClung...

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

LED lighting technology for greenhouses

May 8 | 12:20 pm

Tessa Pocock, Sr. Research Scientist, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Location: Plant Science Building  | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Gan-Yuan Zhong

May 9 | 3:30 pm

TBA

Location: Barton Lab  | Event type: Seminar