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May 22, 2015


Understanding Bt corn traits, events, proteins


May 20, 2015


Scientists prove a plant point (The Telegraph India)


May 6, 2015


Es begann mit den Petunien: 25 Jahre Freilandversuche mit Gentechnik-Pflanzen


With Feed the Future support, grain legumes boost nutrition


May 5, 2015


Can this scientist unite genetic engineers and organic farmers? (National Geographic)


Honoring wheat scientists Jesse Dubin and Ron DePauw and the Yaqui Valley Legacy


Changing wheat landscape in Pakistan demands new breeding strategies


April 30, 2015


Vegetable variety breeding at Bejo - Seed breeding company Bejo in Warmenhuizen serves the world with continuously better, more climat proof and more nutritious crops


Zukunft der Pflanzenzüchtung am Scheideweg - Züchtungsausnahme dramatisch gefährdet


April 29, 2015


Challenging time for canola breeds opportunity (High Plains Journal)


April 27, 2015


Groteskes Theater in Berlin - Forum Grüne Vernunft-Vorsitzender Rehberger zum Streit in der Bundesregierung über ihre Politik in Sachen Grüne Gentechnik


April 25, 2015


Dutch biotech firms worried about minister’s patent plans (DutchNews)


April 21, 2015


Sweet potato is 'genetically modified' by nature


Feeding a growing population - How science is helping improve cowpea yields in Africa


April 17, 2015


“Building a Better Tomato: The Quest to Perfect the Scandalous Fruit” (University of Florida)


University of Florida launches digital book series to tell its best research stories


April 15, 2015


Plant Breeding Matters, Spring 2015 issue (British Society of Plant Breeders)


April 13, 2015


Pakistan - Experimenting with hybrid seeds of maize, rice, wheat and sunflower (Dawn)


April 11, 2015


Not all GMO plants are created equally: it’s the trait, not the method, that’s important (The Conversation)


April 10, 2015


Dryland grass breeding in the Canadian Prairies (Canadian Cattlemen)


April 9, 2015


The cutting-edge science taking on some of the world’s most notorious parasitic plants (The Conversation)


April 5, 2015


Insight into the role of research at Scotland's Rural College (The Courier)


April 4, 2015


Who owns CRISPR? - With one US patent awarded and many other applications under consideration for the popular genome-editing technology, companies are adopting multiple strategies to navigate the complex intellectual property landscape (The Scientist)


Plant breeders aim to save U.S. Northwest from bland vegetables (Boise State Public Radio)


March 30, 2015


First Lady of Wheat in Mexico to celebrate her father, Norman Borlaug


Innovation is key to wheat yield potential advances, says incoming director general of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)


March 26, 2015


Bean breakthrough bodes well for climate change challenge (The Guardian)


March 25, 2015


Future of successful plant breeding in Europe takes centre stage at launch of action plans of the European Technology Platform ‘Plants for the Future’ (Plant ETP)


March 19, 2015


Biologists plead for restraint on technique to alter DNA (The New York Times)


A prudent path forward for genomic engineering and germline gene modification (Science)


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