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USDA and DOE Partnership Seeks to Develop Better Plants for Bioenergy
News Release | September 2, 2010

Researchers Unlock Secrets Behind Pathogen Evolution
National Impact | March 30, 2010

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Launches National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Announces Vision for Science and Research at USDA
News Release | October 8, 2009

Social and Economic Impacts of Biotechnology
National Impact | January 21, 2009

Salmonella Strains in Humans Distinct from Animals
National Impact | November 12, 2008

Adding Value to Biofuel Waste
National Impact | October 20, 2008

The Green Industrial Revolution – Making Biorefineries More Efficient
National Impact | August 21, 2008

Plant Genetic Transformation Mechanisms Emerge
National Impact | August 4, 2008

Scientists Discover a New Way to Fight Tooth Decay
National Impact | July 23, 2008

CSREES Partners Video Examines How Agriculture Is 'Fueling America'
Feature | January 3, 2008

Algae Opens Door to Producing Healthier Food
National Impact at the UCLA | November 29, 2007

Scientists Link Key Gene to Response to Sunlight Exposure in Corn
National Impact at UNC Wilmington | November 13, 2007

USDA Announces New Funding for Whole Genome
Animal Selection

News Release | November 7, 2007

Scientists Sequence a Cereal Killer
National Impact at Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard |
November 2, 2007

USDA Awards $6 Million to Advance Tree
Genomics and Breeding
News Release | August 31, 2007

Blueprint for USDA Efforts in Agricultural Animal
Genomics Released

Feature | August 31, 2007

Same Gene Protects From One Disease, Opens Door to Another
National Impact at Oregon State University | August 27, 2007

Compound in Broccoli Could Boost Immune System
National Impact at the University of California |
August 20, 2007

Advantages of Genetic Diversity in Mating Bees
National Impact at Cornell University | August 13, 2007

Disease-free Mosquito Bred to Disease-carrier can have all Disease-free Progeny
National Impact at Virginia Tech| July 25, 2007

MSU Professor Developing Hybrid Superturf
National Impact at Michigan State University | May 30, 2007

Scientists Define Universal Pathogen Gene Language
News Release | March 1, 2007

New Research Tool Enhances Honeybee Genomics Research
News Release | November 20, 2006

USDA-DOE Make Available $4 Million for Biomass Genomics Research
News Release | October 12, 2006

Phytophthora Genome Sequence Project Targets Soybean Wilt, Sudden Oak Death Pathogens
News Release | September 1, 2006

New Flood-Tolerant Rice Offers Relief for World's Poorest Farmers
National Impact at the University of California | August 18, 2006

International Bovine Genome Sequencing Project Releases New Genetic Resources
News Release | August 14, 2006

U.S. Departments of Energy and Agriculture Fund Genomics Projects for Bioenergy Fuels Research
News Release | August 9, 2006

Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg?
National Impact at the University of California-Davis |
August 7, 2006

Global Competitiveness Requires a New Map for Crops
National Impact at Texas A&M University | May 26, 2006

Plant Protection from Cold Decoded
National Impact at UC Riverside | May 16, 2006

USDA Awards $5 Million for Barley Applied Genome Research, Education and Extension
News Release | March 31, 2006

New Learning Model to Explain Issues in Biotechnology
Feature | March 15, 2006

University of California Researchers Examine Wheat Genome
Feature | March 9, 2006

CSREES Grant to Identify Genetic Functions in Mountain Pine Beetle
National Impact at University of Nevada-Reno | March 13, 2006

Johanns Awards $5 Million for Applied Wheat Genome Research
News Release | February 16, 2006

USDA and DOE to Coordinate Research of Plant and Microbial Genomics
News Release | January 17, 2006

USDA Awards $10 Million to Sequence the Swine Genome
News Release | January 13, 2006

Sun's Harmful Rays on Living Things Subject of Data Shared with National Science Community in Unique Program
National Impact at Colorado State University | January 11, 2006