Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Agriculture helped to build our civilisation; now it threatens to lead the charge to our downfall. Our agriculture system keeps...
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Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
Beneficial plant microbes can help purify polluted air
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Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake