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November 23, 2015

Loss of mastodons aided domestication of pumpkins, squash

November 19, 2015

Tomatoes taste good because we slowed down their internal clocks - Domestication accidentally created a plant that thrives in long summer days (Ars Technica)

November 18, 2015

Neurogastronomy: How our brains perceive the flavor of food - Symposium explores the question: What would happen if scientists could trick the brain into thinking broccoli tastes like chocolate?

November 10, 2015

Building better rice (World Grain)

November 9, 2015

Matt Moscou’s plant discovery leads to human leukaemia treatment

November 6, 2015

New drought atlas maps 2,000 years of climate in Europe

November 5, 2015

Rothamsted Research and the value of excellence: a synthesis of the available evidence

November 4, 2015

New paths ahead for agricultural research (by CIMMYT Director General Martin Kropff)

October 29, 2015

Patents fail to boost crop yields (SciDev.Net)

October 28, 2015

Researchers call for ambitious research to unlock the power of earth’s smallest ecosystems 

October 27, 2015

CIMMYT Director General Martin Kropff’s 100 day perspective

October 14, 2015

United Kingdom - Chairman of Stormont’s Agriculture Committee says Agri‑Food and Biosciences Institute Loughgall should be centre of excellence (Farming Life)

Pioneering women in science: Ada Lovelace Day 

October 13, 2015

Standing up for science - Smear campaigns against those speaking out against scaremongering on genetically modified crops highlight why support for scientists involved in public outreach is so important (Nature Biotechnology)

October 9, 2015

New gene drive technology evokes hopes and fears

October 7, 2015

Blame it on mum and dad: how genes influence what we eat

October 6, 2015

'The Martian' food-growing system: it's here - A team of University of Arizona researchers can already "farm" on the red planet with a fully functional prototype greenhouse that produces sweet potatoes and strawberries

Australia - Innovation key to food security (The Land)

Are hybrid potato seeds the future?

October 5, 2015

Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Early Career Award winners reflect “diversity and talent”

October 4, 2015

GenNext researchers: James Olmstead, Associate Professor. University of Florida (Growing Produce)

October 1, 2015

Data integration or die: the importance of biologist input in efficiently sharing data

Plant breeding, digital science - meeting world food demand (Delta Farm Press)

September 30, 2015

Cornell Nanoscale Facility seeks collaborations for nano-agriculture

Yield gap study highlights potential for higher crop yields in Africa

September 29, 2015

Australia - Wheat royalties aiding research (Stock Journal)

September 28, 2015

Curiosity-driven science at the John Innes Center

September 22, 2015

The Philippines - Partnerships and, investment are key to stronger rice R&D

September 21, 2015

Australian plant breeder claims that biosecurity bottlenecks are holding back innovation in plant breeding (ABC)

Interview de Rémi Haquin sur la mise en place du Plan Protéines Blé Tendre en 2014

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