The 5th Annual Soybean Precision Genomics and Mutant Finder Workshops

August 3-4, 2016

University of Missouri – Columbia

The 5th annual Soybean Precision Genomics and Mutant Finder Workshops will be held on August 3-4, 2016, at the University of Missouri, Columbia Missouri.


Jesse Hall from the Francis Quadrangle, Missouri University

The workshops will feature:

1) Presentations on soybean mutant resources

2) Tutorials on cutting edge technologies used for:

  • Soybean targeted mutagenesis,
  • Gene editing,
  • Gene silencing
  • Other functional genomics applications.

3) Field demonstrations of mutant populations and opportunity to order seed selected lines.



  • United Soybean Board
  • National Science Foundation.


Funding support:

Funding is available to help defray travel and lodging costs for participants. Please contact Bing Stacey ( to learn more about the event and request for travel support. A strong background in molecular biology is recommended.