It is not every day that competitors join forces, but our consortia bring unusual partners together for the common good.
Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium
The Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium is conducting the research necessary to create a functional ecosystem services market, which pays farmers and ranchers for adopting conservation practices.
Irrigation Innovation Consortium (IIC)
The Irrigation Innovation Consortium (IIC) is a joint initiative between private, public and university organizations to address water scarcity in the western US and worldwide.
Crops of the Future
Crops of the Future, a public-private collaborative, expands our knowledge of the traits that give rise to characteristics crops need to adapt to a changing future.
International Consortium for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Agriculture
The International Consortium for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Agriculture (ICASA) advances research on antimicrobial stewardship in animal agriculture. This public-private partnership promotes the judicious use of antibiotics and improves animal welfare.
Precision Indoor Plants (PIP)
Precision Indoor Plants (PIP), a public-private partnership, helps food producers grow flavorful, nutritious food indoors. The consortium’s audacious research increases our ability to produce quality crops that are valuable and desired by consumers.