UC Davis Seed Biotechnology Center Offers Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 Courses

  • On September 1, 2021

The UC Davis Seed Biotechnology Center (SBC) is offering a number of courses related to plant breeding throughout the fall and winter.

The UC Davis Hemp Breeding & Seed Production course will be offered online November 2-4 and will offer participants insights into the latest market and regulatory developments.

Throughout November, the first two installments of the plant breeding educational short courses will be offered in Spanish and Portuguese. In these courses, participants will learn how to use statistics and begin exploring hybrid vigor phenomena in plant breeding. The third course in the series will be offered in January and February 2022 and will guide participants through multi-environmental trials, augmented design and genotype by environment interactions (GxE).

Finally, the UC Davis Seed Business 101: Horticulture course will be offered December 6-10 in-person. This course will use case studies to reflect vivid real-life situations of the five functional areas from Plant Breeding to Seed Sales.