This year's GEM Field Day will be held on September 22 from 8:30am
to 5:00pm. Everybody is welcomed to our field day. The location of
the map is
here (July 28, 2015).
The BGEM lines are also available now under the
GEM Releases section (June 30, 2015).
disease evaluation data from year 2014 are available
online (April 13, 2015).
GEM Germplasm Releases and Key Traits has been updated on April 10,
2015 with some minor corrections.
The corn images of BGEM lines are available
online now. Please be patient during downloading due to the numbers
of the images. (April 10, 2015).
corn images of GEM released lines (2013 to 2014)
are available online now (March 30, 2015).
ANNOUNCEMENT (March 25, 2015):
The GEM Coordinator position has posted!
If you are interested,
please click the link and follow the instruction to apply.
GEM Germplasm Releases and Key Traits has been
updated on March 23, 2015. The total number of the GEM releases is
Brownseed Genetics has become the new GEM cooperator and is listed on
GEM Cooperator List (March 9, 2015).
Characterization data have been updated and feel free
to use (February 10, 2015).
Disease evaluation data are available online now
(February 5, 2015).
2013 and 2014 NIR data are available online now
(February 4, 2015).
Characterization data are available online now (January
2013 and 2014 Breeding Cross Observation data are
available online now (January 28, 2015).
Publication page has been updated from year 1997 to
year 2014(January 27, 2015).
2014 GEM yield trial data from both Ames and
Raleigh locations are available online now (January 21, 2015).
by the USDA-ARS employees has been updated (January 20,
2015). This section is still under construction and more information
will be available.
GEM Public Cooperators' Reports have been
updated now (January 16, 2015).
A few miscellaneous updates (including
2014 GEM Annual Reports) have been done to
provide most current information (January 14, 2015).
TSG list has been updated on January 14, 2015.
2014 Presentations at the GEM annual cooperator's
meeting on December 1o, 2014 are available online (January 7, 2015).
Global Investors, LLC; Hytech Seed India Pvt. Ldt., India; and Misra
Hytech, Egypt, have become new GEM cooperators and listed on
GEM Cooperator List (December 5, 2014).
Personnel has been updated (December 1, 2014).
ANNOUNCEMENT (October 21, 2014):
The 2014 GEM TSG meeting and annual GEM cooperators' meeting will
again be held in Chicago.
- TSG meeting: 4:00-9:00pm in Wrigley room on Tuesday December 9,
2014 (TSG members only)
GEM cooperators' meeting: 8:30am-12:00pm in Regency D Ballroom on
Wednesday December 10, 2014 (open to all GEM cooperators and
The digitized Races of Maize volumes are
available on USDA-ARS-NCRPIS (North Central Regional Plant
Introduction Station) website (hope this information is useful to
corn breeders). This page has also been added to the collections of
on the main page as GEM reference (September 29, 2014).