MaizeGDB is a community-oriented, long-term, federally funded
informatics service to researchers focused on the crop plant and
model organism Zea mays.
MaizeGDB is a founding member of
a consortuim of agriculture-related online resources which is
committed to making agriculture-related research data FAIR.
The 63rd Annual Maize Genetics Meeting will be held virtually in March 2021. Details will be posted when available.
The 62nd Annual Maize Genetics Meeting was held virtually from June 25 - 26, 2020.
Dr Peter Peterson lecture on History of Maize Genetics
A Brief History of the Maize Meeting with Ed Coe
Maize pollination videos
For more in-depth information see
Controlled Pollinations of Maize.
Dr. Peter Peterson Lecture
on the History of Maize Genetics.
A Brief History of the Maize Meeting with Ed
Cutting Back Earshoot.
Multiple pollinations using a glassine bag.
Barbara McClintock and Lewis Stadler at the University of Missouri in the early days of maize genetics.