Promising techniques to accelerate innovation in plant breeding. It has been recited many times before, our planet is faced with some of the most fearsome challenges it has ever seen. We need to produce more food and more energy for an ever-growing p… Read More

By: Almudena de la Cruz Over the past five years, Spain’s acreage dedicated to GM maize varieties has stabilised. Partnerships among the members of the Spanish Association of Plant Breeders have been key to the development of communication tools, g… Read More

People News Gert Kema has been appointed Professor of Tropical Phytopathology at Wageningen University. Kema will study the interaction between tropical crops and pathogenic microorganisms. Kema is currently researching the global problems of disease… Read More

National EU PLANT BREEDERS’ EXEMPTION MUST BE PROTECTED At its plenary session in Strasburg, the European Parliament adopted a resolution calling upon the European Commission to work for a clarification of the scope of patentability under the EU’… Read More