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September 1, 2015

West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement holds workshop for African Centres’ of Excellence (Vibe Ghana)

August 31, 2015

Sustaining the training of plant breeders for Africa - The latest crop of plant breeders graduates from the West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) at the University of Ghana

August 28, 2015

SPD-Politiker Oppermann: "Wir müssen die Forschungsfreiheit verteidigen"

August 27, 2015

ChileBio lanza video aclarando que los transgénicos no son desarrollados sólo por multinacionales

New gene-editing techniques mean a lot of GMO loopholes (Wired)

August 26, 2015

Lucky four-leaf clovers in the sub-arctic could prove valuable to future plant breeding

August 24, 2015

Wheat scientists urge funding boost after UK-U.S. food security report 

August 23, 2015

Open and upright plants - Monsanto's zucchini breeder Bill Johnson focuses on reducing labor costs (Fresh Plaza)

August 21, 2015

GM -- 'the most critical technology' for feeding the world

August 19, 2015

5 questions with Pamela Ronald

August 18, 2015

Pakistan - Biofortification of staple food crops to alleviate malnutrition (Pakistan Observer)

Scientists warn over plans to ban growing GM crops (Herald Scotland)

GM crop ban in Scotland 'threatens research' say scientists (BBC News)

August 7, 2015

UC Davis Plant Breeding Center - August newsletter

August 6, 2015

Woodland, California, USA - At Monsanto, it all starts with the seed (The Davis Enterprise)

Canada - A federal grant of $37.2 million over seven years to the University of Saskatchewan will allow researchers to create innovative techniques for crop development (Food in Canada)

August 5, 2015

Uganda - Protecting crop varieties boosts plant breeding, benefits farmers (All Africa)

Marker assisted breeding is crucial to improved peanut varieties (Southwest Farm Press)

July 24, 2015

U.S. growers: Monsanto investment in wheat research will spur industry (Capital Press)

July 20, 2015

Una semilla de tomate de tres millones de euros - Eso es lo que cuesta poner en el mercado una nueva variedad, según Antonio Villarroel, secretario general de Anove (ABC Sevilla)

The past, present and urgent future of plant breeding (Press Republican)

Agricultural science is open for innovation - Rothamsted Research, one of the United Kingdom’s most renowned research institutions is starting a small revolution in how scientific discovery helps grow the plants that feed the world

July 17, 2015

Monsanto focuses on early maturing corn (The Western Producer)

July 16, 2015

The researchers behind 'the biggest biotech discovery of the century' found it by accident (Business Insider)

July 7, 2015

Do organic farmers need special seeds and money to breed them? (NPR)

July 6, 2015

La sélection des graminées et légumineuses fourragères - Un travail de patience et de passion, un progrès considérable pour l’élevage

July 3, 2015

Entrevista a Javier Noguera, Pepper Breeder de HM·Clause - “El futuro deber ir encaminado a la obtención de una calidad estable durante todo el ciclo de cultivo” (Interempresas)

June 29, 2015

Meet the wheat and barley research team at Hickey Lab, QAAFI, University of Queensland

June 26, 2015

Pflanzen effizient und nachhaltig nutzen - Bundeslandwirtschaftsministerium und Bundesforschungsministerium stärken Pflanzenforschung in Deutschland

June 24, 2015

The importance of pre-breeders when developing improved crops (Agricultural Research Council)


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