Biotech Updates

New Grant Program Available for Planting Related Research

March 4, 2011

Precision Planting, an industry leader in solutions for seed spacing and placement will award project funding in increments of $1,000 up to $10,000 per project based on available funds, on research studies dealing with seed environment and placement practices. Applications and instructions are available online at, and will be reviewed on a first come, first served basis.

Application deadline for 2011 projects is March 25, 2011. Applications can be sent to: Precision Planting, Research Grant Program, 23207 Townline Road, Tremont, IL 61568. Inquiries on the program can be directed to Dustin Blunier at 309-925-5050 or