Established in 2010, Seed
Central is an initiative of
the Seed Biotechnology Center at UC Davis
and SeedQuest, joined by a growing number of companies and organizations in
the global seed and food industry.
Seed Central's purpose is to energize the seed
industry cluster surrounding UC Davis.
UC Davis is
a world leader in seed, plant and agricultural
sciences. Some 100 seed and seed-related companies are
located near UC Davis and benefit greatly
from its proximity, but the influence of UC
Davis extends throughout the USA and far beyond.
Seed Central facilitates communication &
research collaboration between the seed
industry and UC Davis in order to bring
science to market faster.
article about Seed Central in CSA News,
official magazine for members of the
American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science
Society of America, and Soil Science Society
ensure that the region retains its
preeminence in the rapidly growing field of
competing seed and agbiotech hubs,
reinforce the collaboration between
university and industry in the region,
science to market faster to strengthen university and
research collaborations and IP & technology transfer,
attract innovative companies
to the region,
get talented individuals to view UC Davis
as a great place for advanced degrees
the Seed Central region as a prime location for exciting careers,
strengthen for all participants the
benefits of operating within a dynamic and innovative
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how you can benefit from Seed Central, whether you are
within driving distance of UC Davis or farther away.
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Attend the next Seed Central events......
2015 EVENTS SPONSORS
SPONSOR OF THE 2015 STUDENT
RESEARCH POSTERS COMPETITION
Thursday, June 25
Joint Seed Central
& Food Central FORUM
with featured speakers
11:30 - 12:30 Networking
12:30 - 1:30 Featured speaker
Dr. Ryan Hayes, Research Geneticist,
Topic: USDA lettuce breeding and
Hartnell College, Main Campus, Building
C, Student Center, Steinbeck Hall - Salinas, California