Apr 01, 2019

Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity

Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
Feb 19, 2019

Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing

Plant breeding is an art of improving crops to meet our needs. We all want and need food that looks...
Jan 26, 2019

Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.

An average American farmer from 1930s grew enough food to feed four people. In the 1960s, the farmer produced enough...
Feb 20, 2018

Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?

Indoor farms produce a range of products, but most don’t grow staple crops. It’s especially puzzling given that staple crops,...