Let’s Talk About…People, Plants and Partnerships: The Mizzou Connection

The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and the University of Missouri, Colubmia already work closely together on several major research projects. The partnership between MU and the Danforth Center is enhancing communication between the institutions allowing increased collaborations to foster economic growth and make discoveries to solve some of the world’s most pressing Grand Challenges. Join us for the Conversations program featuring Blake Meyers, Ph.D., and Henry “Hank” C. Foley, Ph.D., interim chancellor of MU who will discuss the growing agtech industry and the strong tradition of plant science research in Missouri.

This program brings the viewer a series of in-depth discussions from leaders throughout the area on a variety of biotechnical and science subjects.

Let’s Talk About…People, Plants and Partnerships: The Mizzou Connection

The Future of Food in a Wealthier, Warmer World

Farmers worldwide are entering a period of increasing uncertainty as climate change compromises food production in areas already sensitive to food insecurity.

Big Ideas – Meeting Grand Challenges

Watch as three teams of Danforth Center scientists make a pitch for a grant that would extend their current research in agriculture and the environment.

Decreasing Food Waste - From Farm to Market

A discussion about preventing crop spoilage and reducing food waste, in order to feed a world population projected to grow to 10 billion people by 2050.

39 North_Cultivating An Innovation Ecosystem, May 2017

Join us for a discussion about 39 North, the 600-acre innovation district built to help strengthen St. Louis' innovation ecosystem through Ag Tech Innovation.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am