Dr. Francis Kwong was guest in OSU's annual Seed Events

Feb. 21, 2012

 Dr. Francis Kwong, lead seed scientist at the Ball Horticultural company in West Chicago, IL visited the OPGC as part of the annual Seed Events program (February 16 and 17) sponsored by the Ohio State University Seed Biology Program and the OPGC. Dr. Kwong joined students and staff in discussing recent papers on seed longevity as well as in  a broad-ranging conversation about seed research and working for a major horticultural company.  Dr. Kwong also held informative discussions with the OPGC staff and presented a lecture in the Seed Science cours (H&CS 420) led by Prof. Mark Bennett.