The Seeker is looking for contract research organizations (CRO) or research institutes providing double haploid (DH) plants and seed production services. Specifically, Procurement is interested in identification of organizations with the capacity to generate high volumes of wheat, barley, winter oilseed rape and sunflower double DH seed and any capacity for DH seed production for soybean and rice, particularly Oryza indica.
Eligible CROs will:
Demonstrate a current capability of doubled haploid plant production from seed to seed for one or more of the crop species of interest
Provide the annual throughput needed for doubled haploid plant production volumes for one or more of the following: