Saturday, December 25, 2010

Roger Beachy Distinguished Speaker

Chancellor's distinguished speaker to address federal ag research Jan. 12, Wednesday -- Roger Beachy, the first director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture, will head a public forum on the role of federal support for agricultural research in feeding the world. Beachy is internationally known for his groundbreaking research on developing virus-resistant plants through biotechnology, and has received a number of prestigious honors for his work. Click for more UCDAVIIS News & Information