Is Your Plant Breeding Data Secure?

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If data is lost, or ends up being seen by a competitor, disaster can result. The knowledge as to what parents are being used in crosses is critical and often top-secret.

Corporate Art Gallery for Greater Inspiration

Agronomix has added an art gallery to the walls of its office in Winnipeg. The photographs are taken by former resident Karissa Leonard. Read more >

The Future Is Now

The Future

Imagine if you could take thousands of data scores or observations in the field or laboratory and with just two clicks transfer it all, instantly and accurately, to a server or on the cloud. That would save time and speed up critical decision-making. That’s possible. With more mobility in the workplace and more devices, plant … Read more The Future Is Now

Plant Breeding Software or Spreadsheets – a million dollar difference

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There are seed companies where the seed multiplication, sales and marketing staff use expensive and very current software. Meanwhile the breeders in the same company are still primarily using spreadsheets.  Think about it – the breeders who develop the hybrids and varieties that determine the rest of the “revenue pipeline” on which the company depends … Read more Plant Breeding Software or Spreadsheets – a million dollar difference

What Can the Cloud Do for You?

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Have you ever had to upgrade software? For many, a software upgrade is a time of anxiety; you don’t know what will happen to your interface or how long it will take to relearn where things are in the new system. Or even worse, have you been hit by a virus or malware? You sit … Read more What Can the Cloud Do for You?

So How Much Do You Think Your Seed Company Is Worth?

If a potential buyer asks the value of your germplasm, are you prepared to give a response, and do you have the data to back it up? Any experienced breeder can look at the data and get a sense of how the program has been managed.