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Barenbrug USA Joins Primera

Barenbrug USA is committed to providing innovative solutions. In an effort to achieve this goal, the company is pleased to announce that Barenbrug USA is now a...

AgriThority Completes Reorganization with New Hires and Promotion

AgriThority has completed the reorganization of its leadership team with the addition of Gloverson Moro as director of global product development, Luke Samuel as manager of business and...

Scientists Successfully Innoculate, Grow Crops in Salt-Damaged Soil

A group of researchers may have found a way to reverse falling crop yields caused by increasingly salty farmlands throughout the world. Led by...

Texas A&M AgriLife Sorghum Breeding Program Finds New West Texas Home

The longtime tradition of Texas A&M AgriLife having a sorghum breeding program in West Texas will continue, just in a new location, says Bill Rooney, Texas A&M AgriLife...

Gene Identified to Help Develop Plants to Fight Climate Change

Hidden underground networks of plant roots snake through the earth foraging for nutrients and water, similar to a worm searching for food. Yet, the genetic and molecular...

Researchers Develop New Modular Vaccination Kit

Simple, fast and flexible: It could become significantly easier to vaccinate plants against viruses in future. Scientists at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), the Leibniz Institute of...

S&W Adds Wheat Program to Expand Australian Market Presence

S&W Seed Company announced the expansion of its Australian agriculture market presence through the addition of elite wheat germplasm to its portfolio of products.
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Yield10 Bioscience Expands Research License with Bayer for Evaluation of a Novel C3004 Yield...

Yield10 Bioscience announced that it has expanded its non-exclusive research license with Bayer for soybean crop research to include a new discovery related to its C3004 yield...

Discovery of a Bottleneck Relief in Photosynthesis May Have a Major Impact

Scientists have found how to relieve a bottleneck in the process by which plants transform sunlight into food, which may lead to an increase in crop production....

Sticky Proteins Regulate When and Where Plants Grow

Depending on the temperature, a plant may synthesize the hormone auxin. Depending on the pathogens present, a plant may synthesize auxin. Depending on the available nutrients, water,...

2020 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics Focuses on Accelerating Innovation in Corn Hybrid Development

Syngenta and the Analytics Society of INFORMS launched the 2020 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics, a competition that seeks analytical approaches to improve complex crop breeding processes....

Discovery Could Pave the Way for Disease-Resistant Rice Crops

Researchers have uncovered an unusual protein activity in rice that can be exploited to give crops an edge in the evolutionary arms race against rice blast disease,...

UC Davis Partners with DEA-Approved Company to Conduct Cannabis Research

Researchers at the University of California, Davis, (UC Davis) have partnered with a federally compliant pharmaceutical company to analyze the chemical and biological profiles of cannabis for...

Cornell to House Nation’s First Industrial Hemp Seed Bank

Cornell University will house the nation’s only industrial hemp germplasm repository – a seed bank – co-located at Cornell AgriTech in Geneva, New York.

Biologists Pioneer First Method to Decode Gene Expression

Given the recent remarkable advancements in genetics, it's easy to assume that 21st-century scientists have at their disposal a clear, quick way to run a genomic sequence...

Corteva Agriscience to Invest in Evogene’s Agriculture Biologicals Subsidiary, Lavie Bio

Corteva Agriscience and Evogene announced that Corteva will make an investment in Evogene's agriculture biologicals subsidiary, Lavie Bio (Lavie). The transaction includes the exchange of all shares of Corteva's...

YOOM Purple Tomato Attracts New Customers

The exciting new purple-skinned YOOM cocktail tomato is proving to be a sensational proposition and has claimed a firm place on the shelves of retailers and in...

James Fung Named Chief Executive Officer of Indiana Crop Improvement Association

James Fung has been named Chief Executive Officer of Indiana Crop Improvement Association (ICIA) succeeding Alan Galbreth who retired on the last day of July after 44...

A Modern Day Borlaug

With a focus on bringing quality vegetable seeds and stable open-pollinated varieties to smallholder farmers throughout Asia, Simon Groot has lifted millions out of poverty.
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Marrone Bio Announces Acquisition of Pro Farm Technologies

Marrone Bio Innovations announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Pro Farm Technologies OY, which will increase Marrone Bio’s market share and...