The Culinary Breeding Network (CBN) is comprised of plant breeders, seed growers, fresh market farmers, chefs and produce buyers engaged in developing and identifying varieties and traits of culinary excellence for vegetable crops in the Pacific Northwest region.
Our MISSION is to bridge the gap between breeders and eaters to improve agricultural and culinary quality in the Northwest.
PBGworks is the home of the Plant Breeding and Genomics Community of Practice (PBG CoP) with eXtension. To learn more about eXtension and find the public content from our CoP visit http://www.eXtension.org/plant_breeding_genomics.
Members of PBGworks and the Plant Breeding and Genomics Community of Practice work to bring information derived from Coordinated Agricultural Projects to their Community of Interest and stakeholders through the eXtension.org resources.
The National Association of Plant Breeders (NAPB), was begun as an initiative of the Plant Breeding Coordinating Committee (PBCC) which began in 2005. The PBCC (official committee SCC 080) is a forum for leadership, regarding issues, problems, and opportunities of long-term strategic importance to the contribution of plant breeding to national goals. The NAPB is the outreach group that represents plant breeders in federal, state, commercial and non-government organizations.
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