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R. F. Baker Plant Breeding Symposium

Hosted by the Department of Agronomy at Iowa State University

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2021 Symposium Announced!

Date: April 2, 2021

The Plant Breeding and Genetics Graduate Student Club proudly announces the 8th annual R. F. Baker Plant Breeding Symposium. Our theme this year is “Predicting in the Future of Plant Breeding”.

We will also be hosting a professional development workshop on April 1, 2021. For more information, please check our schedule.


The symposium will take place virtually over Webex. Registrants will be sent a Webex link to the webinar the week of the symposium. Registration is free.

The three best poster presenters will receive cash prizes of $300, $200 and $100 (Graduate students) and $150, $100, and $50 (Undergraduate students).   

Participants can now access our 3D poster gallery:


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