"How To" Plant Breeding and Genomics Webinar Series

Join the Plant Breeding and Genomics eXtension community of practice (www.eXtension.org/plant_breeding_genomcis) for a "How To" webinar series. We aim to put research into practice so that by the end of each webinar, you will have learned new skills, software, and techniques relevant to plant breeding and genomics.

Advanced registration is required for these free webinars.

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Confirmed Presentations

  • How to Use R Software for Data Analysis - Heather Merk (The Ohio State University, OARDC), Thursday September 15 at 1PM Eastern Time (12PM CT, 11AM MT, 10AM PT)
  • How to Align Sequences - Candice Hansey (Michigan State University), Thursday September 29 at 1PM Eastern Time (12PM CT, 11AM MT, 10AM PT)
  • How to Breed for Organic Production Systems - Jim Myers (Oregon State University), Tuesday October 18 at 1PM Eastern Time (12PM CT, 11AM MT, 10AM PT)
  • How to Use Double-Haploids for Winter Wheat Improvement - Melanie Caffe and Bill Berzonsky (South Dakota State University), Thursday November 17 at 1PM Eastern Time (12PM CT, 11AM MT, 10AM PT)

If you are unable to attend these "How To" webinars, you will be able to watch them any time on the Plant Breeding and Genomics community of practice website at:

For articles, videos, and tutorials about plant breeding and genomics, visit the plant breeding and genomics home page at: www.eXtension.org/plant_breeding_genomics

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is designed for plant breeders, breeding assistants, lab personnel, and graduate students.

System Requirements

PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer