SBC Partnerships Connecting Plant Health Experts

Uniting Diverse Disciplines

The SBC brings together University of Minnesota plant health experts from 11 different disciplines:

  • Agronomy & Plant Genetics
  • Applied Economics
  • Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering
  • Entomology
  • Food Science and Nutrition
  • Forest Resources
  • Horticultural Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Soil, Water, and Climate

University of Minnesota Partnerships

  • Bee Squad
  • College of Design
  • College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
  • International Science & Technology Practice & Policy
  • Minnesota Supercomputing Institute
  • MnDRIVE
  • Office of Vice President for Research

Partner Institutions

  • Aberystwyth University
  • Cornell University
  • Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, University of Pretoria
  • Kenya Agricultural Research Institute
  • Louisiana State University
  • Michigan State University
  • North Carolina State University
  • North Dakota State University
  • South Dakota State University
  • Tel Aviv University
  • The Ohio State University
  • The University of Sydney
  • University of Florida
  • University of Naples Federico II
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Wisconsin‑Madison

Public and Nonprofit Partnerships

  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • CIMMYT
  • Horst M. Rechelbacher Foundation
  • North American Millers’ Association
  • Prairie Oat Growers Association
  • RosBREED
  • South Australian Research & Development Institute
  • USAID
  • USDA- Agricultural Research Service
  • USDA-ARS Cereal Disease Lab

Industry and Private Partnerships

  • Center for Regulatory Research, LLC
  • General Mills
  • Grain Millers, Inc.
  • J.R. Simplot
  • PepsiCo
  • Richardson Milling, Inc.
  • Urban Ecosystems