An industry-academic collaborative initiative
focused on building a phytobiome-based foundation for accelerating the sustainable production
of food, feed, and fiber.



14 September 2017 – Press Release: Colorado State Joins Phytobiomes Alliance

22 August 2017 – PNAS article: Probing the phytobiome to advance agriculture

16 July 2017 – Scientific American article: Is This the Next Green Revolution?

6 June 2017 – Press Release: Penn State Joins Phytobiomes Alliance

19 April 2017 – Press Release: INRA Joins Phytobiomes Alliance


Latest Activity

Kellye Eversole presentation at BASF

2017 05-18 Phytobiomes BASF Public.pdfPhytobiomes and the International Alliance for Phytobiomes Research

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Upcoming Events​

2-3 Nov 2017
2nd Partnership in Biocontrol, Biostimulants & Microbiome Congress, Philadelphia, PA, USA

4-7 Dec 2017    Microbe-assisted crop production - opportunities, challenges and needs, Vienna, Austria

17 January 2018 – Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, California, USA – Exploring Phytobiomes Workshop

16 Feb 2018
AAAS Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, USA Phytobiomes: Fundamential & Applied Science for the Enhanced Agricultural Productivity, from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

14-15 May 2018
Partnerships in Biocontrol, Biostimulants, & Microbiome Congress Europe, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

19-22 June 2018
21st Penn State Plant Biology Symposium: Wild and Tamed Phytobiomes

Job offers

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Environmental Microbiome - Western Sydney University - Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment (HIE)
Deadline for applications: 15 November 2017