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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 

October 6, 2014

The planet needs more plant scientists - Academia is not producing sufficient PhDs in the plant sciences to solve the crop production challenges facing a rapidly growing population (The Scientist)

October 3, 2014

GM agricultural technologies for Africa: A state of affairs

To improve access to seeds for African farmers, we need more than technical solutions

The Role of Seed in Africa's Agricultural Revolution - Interview with Joe DeVries, Director for the Program for Africa's Seeds Systems (PASS) at the Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa

CropLife International supports outcome of Cartagena Biosafety Protocol discussions - Global industry coalition engagement with parties contributes to productive negotiations which protect international trade and biodiversity

September 30, 2014

Kenyan leaders urge seed breeders to develop more varieties and keep multiplying

September 29, 2014

FAO calls for “paradigm shift” towards sustainable agriculture and family farming - Director-General urges support for science-based options in pursuit of global food security

September 24, 2014

World Farmers’ Organisation at UN Climate Summit and Global Alliance Climate-Smart Agriculture

September 23, 2014

The Next Green Revolution - Modern supercrops will be a big help, but agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone (National Geographic Magazine)

September 17, 2014

Cross-bred crops get fit faster - Genetic engineering lags behind conventional breeding in efforts to create drought-resistant maize (Nature)

September 9, 2014

Food crop wild relatives endangered (BBC)

September 5, 2014

Should technological innovation be the last piece of the “yield gap” puzzle in Africa?

September 4, 2014

Seed Co is an established player on the global agribusiness scene (Business Excellence)

August 31, 2014

Ghana - Let’s embrace Plant Breeders’ Bill, says CSIR boss (Ghana Web)

August 26, 2014

Global state of mycotoxins (AllAboutFeed)

August 22, 2014

Effort to confront Africa's soil health crisis helps millions of farmers triple yields
Des initiatives ambitieuses pour restaurer la fertilité des sols en Afrique et aider des millions d'agriculteurs à doubler ou tripler leurs récoltes

August 21, 2014

Martin Kodde, Head of Food Chain Engagement at Syngenta: Sustainability is one of the key issues to vegetable growers (Fresh Plaza)

August 20, 2014

Breeders Bill to protect local Ghanaian plant breeders


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