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September 30, 2015

Yield gap study highlights potential for higher crop yields in Africa

September 29, 2015

CropLife International statement: Endocrine Society disregards state of science around chemical exposures

September 28, 2015

Crop protection regulation protects humans and the environment - Products should not be characterized as endocrine disruptors based on hazard alon

September 25, 2015

HarvestPlus director offers panacea for micronutrient deficiencies

September 16, 2015

Kenya - Pest-resistant maize variety opens way for technological advancement (Daily Nation)

September 15, 2015

The genetic innovation that kept the world from starving (no, it’s not GMOs) (Genetic Literacy Project)

September 11, 2015

Agricultural biodiversity - Banks for bean counters - The wild ancestors of the world’s most important crops could help avert devastating problems. But time is running out to collect them (The Economist)

September 8, 2015

An African plant breeder’s opinion on GMOs (Biology Fortified)

September 7, 2015

The facts about herbicide safe use history

September 4, 2015

Local start-ups, not giant multinationals, hold the key to transforming Africa's seed industry (Mail & Guardian Africa)

September 3, 2015

Rejection of GM crops is not a failure for science (Nature)

September 2, 2015

Youth Ag-Summit in Canberra, Australia - Making a difference: tomorrow’s agriculture leaders finalise declaration for UN Committee on World Food Security
Jugend-Agrargipfel "Youth-Ag Summit" in Canberra, Australien: Junge Vordenker verabschieden gemeinsame Erklärung an den UN-Ausschuss für Welternährungssicherheit

September 1, 2015

Eight countries to sharpen long-term climate change adaptation strategies - FAO and UNDP join forces under German-funded initiative to raise profile of agriculture in climate change planning

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

Food in a future of 10 billion (Agriculture & Food Security)

Seeds of success in Ghana

IP in Ag Innovation Series: Without this, there'd be no biotech crops

August 25, 2015

The International Year of Soils: Soils Support Health - From micronutrients in our foods to the development of antibiotics and other drugs, soils help make humans healthier in a variety of ways

GM crops: a crucial technology to feed the world

Food in a future of 10 billion (Agriculture & Food Security)

August 24, 2015

The perilous quest for the perfect seed - We owe unending gratitude to those few who found, transplanted, and nourished the seeds of our every meal (The Boston Globe)

Youth Ag Summit Day 1 - This extraordinary event brings together 100 delegates from 33 countries, with a simple, common goal: Feeding a Hungry Planet.

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

Kenya - GMO maize to boost food sufficiency, says Industrialisation Principal Secretary Wilson Songa

August 23, 2015

How southern Africa can unleash its agriculture potential, by IITA Director General

August 19, 2015

Seed System Security Assessment in West Nile Sub region

Mali - Chaine de valeur des semences : la problématique du genre (MaliActu)

Global warming: new report warns of food security threat

August 14, 2015

Zimbabwe - Seed sector collapses from foreign acquisitions (Zimbabwe Independent)


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