Maize Genetics Executive Committee: Activities, 2010
April 2010 : MGEC chair Tom Brutnell presented an overview of the MGEC survey from 2009 at a National Corn Growers Association workshop. Pat Schnable and Steve Moose also gave presentations.
May 2010 : Deployment of the Maize Research Blog.
September 8, 2010: Read the MGEC report on the NSF meeting to discuss the concerns of and opportunities for the maize genetics community.
December 2010: As a direct result of the meeting with NSF, established the Maize Genome Assembly and Annotation Consortium.