19 Jan '12, 10am

Clif Bar Family Foundation Announces Grant for Organic Plant Breeding: To take their food philosophy one step fu...

Clif Bar Family Foundation Announces Grant for Organic Plant Breeding: To take their food philosophy one step fu...

The Clif Bar Company has always integrated CSR into its business model . The company only consists of 250 people, but it operates on a much larger scale in terms of CSR . All of their ingredients are organically grown and their products do not contain high fructose corn syrup, additives, or hydrogenated oils. To take their food philosophy one step further, the Clif Bar Family Foundation recently announced a fellowship for plant breeding. This is one of the first fellowships in organic plant breeding ever granted in the US. It is funded through the company’s organic seed initiative known as Seed Matters . The foundation is issuing $375,000 in grants to fund three Ph.D fellowship students for five years in organic plant breeding at two public land grant universities. Seed Matters works towards crop diversity as well as improving education and research in the agricultural sec...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/01/clif-bar-family-found...

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