Agriculture

Global Warming Will Dramatically Reduce Vegetable Crops, Including Corn And Potatoes, By 2100

An increase of 4 degrees would reduce harvests by 31.5% on average, according to a study published by the American…

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Salt-Resistant Rice Has Been Grown In Desert Using Seawater By Chinese Researchers

A group of Chinese scientists, led by Yuan Longping, has successfully grown and harvested salt-resistant rice varieties in the deserts…

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CRISPR Used To Create Genetically Modified Rice Plants With Higher Productivity

Researchers from the Purdue University teamed up with the scientists from the Academy of Sciences of China to employ CRISPR gene-editing…

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Rice Crops Are Threatened By Herbicide-Resistant Weeds – The Spanish Company BASF Came Out With A Solution

Rice is one of the most important crops in many regions of the world. Because of its characteristics, rice is…

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Yellow Dragon Disease Is Causing Losses Of Billions Of Dollars Worldwide, While China Monopolize The Pesticides Industry

Farmers, scientists, and environmentalists are fighting over the use of pesticides as new diseases threaten orange, olive, and wheat. The…

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Agriculture Is Affecting The Biodiversity Of Arthropods

For the first time, the biodiversity of arthropods in a vineyard was studied, as their presence is an indicator of…

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A Water Saving System Has Been Developed By Mexican Scientists In Partnership With British Researchers

Mexican scientists from the National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT) in collaboration with researchers from the University of Manchester,…

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Frequent Hay Mowing Reduces The Biodiversity Of The Fields, A Study Revealed

The Mediterranean dry herbaceous systems support a wide range of native species, such as plants, invertebrates, and birds, so they have…

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A Bioherbicide Produced By Quebec Company Premier Tech Up To Replace Chemical Pesticides

In early April 2018, the Quebec government unveiled a new biofood policy announcing the intention to double the area of…

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Scientists have Grown Vegetables in Antarctica

You may have never thought it truly possible for one to grow vegetable in Antarctica, one of the world’s coldest…

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