2014 Independent Plant Breeders Conference

October 30 - November 2, 2014
Amway Grand Plaza
Grand Rapids, Michigan


The Independent Plant Breeders Conference is a great opportunity to learn and network with other plant breeders, horticulture industry professionals involved in new product development and marketing, and intellectual property experts. Pre-registration and a reception will take place the evening of October 30. The next two days will be filled with educational sessions aimed at helping independent breeders be successful, from technical aspects of breeding through product development and marketing. On the final day, we will tour nurseries, gardens and other horticultural landmarks in western Michigan. We look forward to seeing you in Grand Rapids!

$99.00 -
Independent Plant Breeder or Student of Plant Breeding
$175.00 -
Professional Breeder or Industry Professional (through 10/1/14)
$225.00 -
Professional Breeder or Industry Professional (after 10/1/14)


Online registration

Conference Agenda

Poster Presentations

Hotel Information and Overnight Accommodations


Experience Grand Rapids (Area Information)

Contact Information

(517) 355-5191 ext 1359
A288 Plant & Soil Science Bldg
East Lansing, MI 48823

E-mail: hrt@msu.edu