Seeds for the Future Act

Seeds for the Future Act would boost university plant breeding

· May 29, 2018

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin has introduced the Seeds for the Future Act in an effort to invest in public research to develop seed varieties that are tailored to regional growing conditions and consumer demand. The Seeds for the Future Act promotes the development of ready-to-use, regionally-adapted seed varieties and cultivars that meet the needs farmers […]

Seeds for the Future Act calls for public seed breeding funding

· March 9, 2018

A new piece of legislation was introduced this week in the House that aims to reinvest in public seed breeding programs. According to the National Sustainable Agricultural Coalition, the Seeds for the Future Act, introduced Wednesday in the House by Representatives Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Darren Soto (D-FL), would put more focus on reinvesting in […]

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