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Dr John Bedbrook announced for Keynote Address

Dr John Bedbrook, who is at the forefront of molecular breeding internationally, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at ABIC 2012. Dr Bedbrook is vice president DuPont Agricultural Biotechnology and leader of biotechnology research efforts at DuPont business Pioneer Hi-Bred. Pioneer Hi-Bred is the world’s leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics, providing high-quality seeds to farmers around the world.

Dr Bedbrook, an influential expatriate New Zealander, says New Zealand is “an exciting hub for agricultural biotechnology given the quality of research carried out there, the level of entrepreneurship and the country’s position as a major food producer”.

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