Plant Breeding Education

Our Mission

To develop strategies promoting and enhancing plant breeding education and training opportunities and experiences, fostering future workforce development for public and private global plant breeding, and securing sustained, long-term funds supporting plant breeder development through mentoring. Actions are taken to improve recruitment into plant breeding careers, and to enhance public awareness of issues heavily impacted through plant breeding including, impacts on food security, improved nutrition, healthy landscapes, managing climate change, and sustainable bioenergy.