Researchers at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia say that by decoding the seed’s genome sequence, its DNA can be altered to significantly enhance yield.
British researchers claim the new GM wheat crop can photosynthesize more efficiently to produce higher yields.
Thanks to a seed-banking project from the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, juniper—one of the main ingredients in gin—is now safe from the fungal disease that had threatened to wipe it out.
“Our relatively rosy view that climate may not be a major threat on global production is looking increasing like wishful thinking.”
The trend is linked to unemployment.
Basically, eating pond scum could save the world.
The solution? Just get plant life to more efficiently photosynthesize.
Seed banks are often overlooked, but they’re an essential part of preserving food security.
Fish can fend for their poisoned selves.
The latest in a long list of major mergers could threaten food security.
Most of the attendees don’t even work with GM crops.
A new study shows we don’t need to forsake all animal products to feed the planet.