Welcome to the SBC
The mission of the Seed Biotechnology Center (SBC) is to mobilize the research, educational and outreach resources of UC Davis in partnership with the seed and biotechnology industries to facilitate discovery and commercialization of new seed technologies for agricultural and consumer benefit.
News and Updates
Dr. Kent Bradford was recognized by Seed World as one of the top 100 most transformational people in the seed industry for his efforts in paving the way for new technologies by educating and training representatives of the seed industry and breeders around the world. Read more...
Contributing to fill a critical need for trained plant breeders, the University of California, Davis European Plant Breeding Academy (EPBA) started its fourth class of students this week with a session in Enkhuizen, the Netherlands.
Catch up on the latest SBC eNews. New staff, new courses, and upcoming events.
New GMO Controversy: Are the Herbicides Dangerous? Director of the Seed Biotechnology Center, Dr. Kent Bradford, sheds light on this matter. Read more...
European Plant Breeding Academy Class III graduates!
The next class of the European Plant Breeding Academysm starts in October 2015.