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July 3, 2015

Tanzania - Deputy Minister for Agri advocates adoption of biotech in agriculture

Producing and processing seed at small Mexican seed company Bidasem 

Entrevista a Javier Noguera, Pepper Breeder de HM·Clause - “El futuro deber ir encaminado a la obtención de una calidad estable durante todo el ciclo de cultivo” (Interempresas)

‘Two rice varieties first domesticated in India’ (The Times of India)

July 2, 2015

Rothamsted Research GM wheat trial highlights costs of violent activism (Genetic Literacy Project)

DuPont: Refocus on core units to spur growth (Delaware Online)

“El éxito de una cosecha radica en varios factores pero indudablemente la semilla es el principio de todo el proceso y la culpable de gran parte de ese éxito” - Entrevista a Antonio Ibarra, Brasicas Product Promoter de Sakata

July 1, 2015

How to feed 9 billion? U.S. must make agricultural research a priority - The U.S. will need to double its agricultural research budget in order to begin to meet the looming crises of population growth and climate change, Iowa State University president says (AAAS)

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

Fostering collaboration between Nepalese and Indian seed companies

Desafios e oportunidades na produção de sementes de hortaliças no Brasil (Seed News)

June 30, 2015

If Syngenta deal fizzles, here’s what a Monsanto bid for Bayer might look like (St. Louis Business Journal)

Water-efficient crops offer solution to food versus fuel debate (Chemistry World)

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

June 29, 2015

ISB News Report, June 2015

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

Meet the wheat and barley research team at Hickey Lab, QAAFI, University of Queensland

Leading EU industry associations call for policy support for innovation in the agri-food sector

June 28, 2015

Growing innovation in the primary industries

Making sense of genomics in an age of change (Business Weekly)

June 26, 2015

Organic food reduced amount of pesticide in family

Países da América do Sul devem se unir no combate à ferrugem asiática da soja

Quality Protein Maize – what’s in a name?

The Bacterium of Many Colors - New APS PRESS title highlights plant pathology’s colorful history

The future of food in 11 films at the FOODTOPIA exhibition

Ein kleiner Blick in die Bodengrube

USA - Farm and international development organizations and agriculture-related foundations call for coordinated, agriculture-based effort to meet global food security needs

„Sonderrolle der Landwirtschaft beim Klimaschutz anerkennen“ - Rukwied fordert Verbesserung der Effizienz der Produktion auf dem Weltbauerntag in Mailand

Pflanzen effizient und nachhaltig nutzen - Bundeslandwirtschaftsministerium und Bundesforschungsministerium stärken Pflanzenforschung in Deutschland

Hazera and onions: a double digit success story - Interview with Hazera’s Global Onion Product Manager Wim van der Heijden


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