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July 1, 2015

CIMMYT Director General Martin Kropff on Science Week 2015: “Taking CIMMYT to the Next Level”

June 30, 2015

Is the world running out of food?  (The Economist)

June 29, 2015

Zimbabwe - Country should reject African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) plans on seed control (AllAfrica)

June 26, 2015

Quality Protein Maize – what’s in a name?

June 24, 2015

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

New publication on plant variety protection in Africa - Comments and suggestions welcome

June 23, 2015

BASF creates chemistry with stakeholders to tackle the challenges of sustainable food in Chicago - Science-based event will address plant science, agriculture, nutrition science, and food waste
BASF arbeitet gemeinsam mit Partnern in Chicago an den Herausforderungen nachhaltiger Ernährung - Wissenschaftssymposium thematisiert Pflanzenbiotechnologie, Landwirtschaft, Ernährungswissenschaft und Verschwendung von Lebensmitteln

CropLife International's statement on carcinogenic review of crop protection products from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)

June 19, 2015

Crop Farming 2030: The Reinvention of the Sector (The Boston Consulting Group)

June 18, 2015

ISAAA - Quotable Quotes: Why Biotech?

A body of evidence: What climate change implies for global food security and trade - New book assesses climate challenge and ways of coping with it

June 12, 2015

Doulaye Traoré, directeur des affaires publiques du fournisseur de semences au Burkina Faso : « Le Burkina Faso est important dans la stratégie africaine de Monsanto » (Jeune Afrique)

June 11, 2015

Las organizaciones internacionales coinciden en que los OMGs son seguros 

Preventing the Mediterranean diet from vanishing into the sea - New report explores effects of lifestyle changes, globalization on world’s model diet

June 9, 2015

Why agriculture needs the private sector

June 8, 2015

Das Ende eines Mythos: Pflanzen – und Menschen! – besitzen artfremde Gene

Online debate on June 9 - Why aren’t farmers using agricultural tech? (SciDev.Net)

June 7, 2015

Protecting ag’s future: are seed banks in trouble? (Climate Central)

June 4, 2015

Crop gene banks are preserving the future of agriculture. But who’s preserving them?  As climate change makes crop diversity even more important, gene banks struggle to stay afloat (Ensia)

Sin in the seed: meeting of the minds to combat maize lethal necrosis - Concerted cross-sectoral action needed to save Africa’s most important staple: maize

June 2, 2015

Les OGM en Algérie, un modèle agricole très inquiétant (Maghreb Naute)

Why the election of Dr. Akinwumi Adesina to be the next President of the African Development Bank is important for agriculture

June 1, 2015

Seed science community to commemorate Pat Berjak during the workshop on seed longevity in Gatersleben, 5-8 July

May 31, 2015

Agribusiness nervous as WHO cancer unit analyzes popular pesticide (Reuters)

May 29, 2015

Sauver la richesse génétique tunisienne…

May 28, 2015

The last thing Africa needs to be debating is GMOs (The Washington Post)

May 26, 2015

GMO myth busting: Crops (and humans) safely composed of ‘foreign’ genes (Genetic Literacy Project)

May 24, 2015

Crop biotechnology benefits both farmers and the environment

May 21, 2015

The Monsanto Europe-Africa blog is one year old

May 18, 2015

Contributing to Niger's national agriculture agenda


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