home news forum careers events suppliers solutions markets expos directories catalogs resources advertise contacts
 
Africa

Forum
Forum sources
All Africa Asia/Pacific Europe Latin America Middle East North America
  Topics
  Species
 

Next


November 23, 2014


Plant Breeders Bill inimical to Ghana’s food sovereignty, say two farmer groups (GhanaWeb)


November 21, 2014


Are farm crops key players in changes to seasonal carbon cycle? (Christian Science Monitor)


November 20, 2014


Estudio evidencia los beneficios sociales de la propiedad intelectual en innovación agraria


November 19, 2014


Lack of access to improved technologies hinders legume production in Africa (Africa Science News)


New study finds that intellectual property protection secures significant benefits for society - Analysis shows 80% of economic benefits from IP-protected agricultural innovation goes to farmers and consumers


November 14, 2014


Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana reiterates its opposition to the Plant Breeders Bill in its current form (GhanaWeb)


November 10, 2014


The biggest study so far finds that GM crops have large, widespread benefits (The Economist)


November 8, 2014


You can’t have one without the other: farmers need plant breeders to keep developing new varieties and breeders need farmers to buy their seed (Grainews)


November 3, 2014


Informe destaca el valor de la innovación agraria para ayudar a la agricultura africana a ser competitiva 


GM agricultural technologies for Africa: a state of affairs 


October 31, 2014


Africa's newfound taste for an old grain has experienced problems — drought, low yields and costly imports. But new projects are driving the continent towards self-sufficiency (Nature)


Ghana - Convention People’s Party calls on government to redraw the Plant Breeders Bill (Vibe Ghana)


October 30, 2014


Boosting Africa’s seed sector: the need for an integrated approach


October 29, 2014


Adding value to Africa’s rice


Breeders’ vision for the future: CIOPORA presents its Position Papers on IP 2014 to PBR experts of UPOV members


October 28, 2014


Estudio analiza la percepción de agricultores y consumidores de cómo se lleva a cabo la actividad agraria mundial 


BASF Farm Perspectives Study, 2014


October 24, 2014


Uganda - Plant breeder Johnnie Ebiyau looks to pass on his sorghum genius (AllAfrica)


October 22, 2014


Algérie - Centre National de Contrôle et de Certification des Semences et Plants (CNCC), le "garde-fou" de l'agriculture algérienne (L'Expression)


Algérie - Interview du Directeur Général du Centre National de Contrôle et de Certification des Semences et Plants (CNCC) - "99.5% de la semence de céréales sont issus de la production locale" (L'Expression)


Uganda - Johnnie Ebiyau, a senior research officer with the National Semi-Arid Resources Research Institute (NASSARI), looks to pass on his sorghum genius (The Observer)


October 20, 2014


Wirtschaftlichkeit des Ackerbaus: dunkle Wolken am Horizont


October 18, 2014


Inside views: the TPP’s new plant-related intellectual property provisions (Intellectual Property Watch)


October 16, 2014


Ethiopia’s seed banks and the search for food security (SciDev.Net)


October 15, 2014


Africa’s agriculture system… need for new approaches (Business Day)


Hunger ist mehr als nur ein Verteilungsproblem - Nachhaltige Produktionssteigerung zur Sicherung der Welternährung weiterhin unverzichtbar (Grain Club)


October 14, 2014


Governing body of the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV) meets this week amid civil society concerns over harmonisation (Intellectual Property Watch)


October 13, 2014


Partnering with seed companies to disseminate fertilizer-friendly maize seed in East Africa


October 8, 2014


Africa keeps it interesting for Bayer business development boss (How We Made It In Africa)


Syngenta Foundation: sowing the seeds for stronger bean seed systems 


Next


SeedQuest does not necessarily endorse the factual analyses and opinions
presented on this Forum, nor can it verify their validity.

 

 
 
 

 

 

Virtual EXPOs
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Noteworthy
Hybrid: The History and Science of Plant Breeding

Noel Kingsbury
 
1997-2009 archive
of the FORUM section
.

 


Copyright @ 1992-2014 SeedQuest - All rights reserved 

 

 

  Portals
   
biologicals
and inoculants
   
crop
protection
   
data
management
   
Europe: 
The European Portal
   
intellectual property protection
   
marker-assisted
breeding
   
seed
biotechnologies
   
seed colorants
and polymers
   
seed enhancement
   
seed processing
equipment
   
seed
treatment
   
vegetable
seed