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Friday, January 24 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Regional Climate Considerations for Seed Production

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Shifting climatic patterns will continue to have profound effects on our communities and agricultural production, including seed production. This workshop takes a summary look at climate trends and projections, and their effects on pollination and seed set of various vegetable crops in the upper midwest. How can we respond, as researchers, breeders and farmers, in a way that effectively mitigates climate extremes while reducing emissions? We will briefly review thematic recommendations on which we can all move forward together and jump into a Q&A period.

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Koby Hagen

Founder, Seed Sages
Koby is one seed saver along a long line of great teachers and breeders before her. While Seed Sages is not her daytime job, seed stewardship and biodiversity conservation is a driving force behind her work. Starting out as an intern at a small, family-owned CSA in Colorado, she has... Read More →

Friday January 24, 2020 10:30am - 11:30am CST
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