Are You Losing 2.5 Weeks of Work?

We all know that plant breeding is a numbers game. Twenty years ago, a plant breeder would make as many crosses as possible, from hundreds to even thousands. As more crosses were made, so did the odds for success. While that notion still holds true, breeders are limited or empowered by their ability to work with these…

How a Three-Minute Interview and Flight 155 Became Pivotal Career Moments

I am often asked how I ended up starting a software company for plant breeding. Honestly, it was never my plan even for a second, and looking back I can identify the critical moments. When we do such reflection, we can be surprised by what we see, and better still, learn to identify such pivotal…

Agronomix Appoints New President

Winnipeg’s Agronomix Software, a developer of plant breeding software, has appointed Christopher Leonard as its new president. Since 2008 Leonard (MBCS, Member of the British Computer Society) has been an important part of the Agronomix team, from basic support to web development; sales and service to accounts receivable. He was the first voice-on-the-phone of Agronomix…