Assessing the Efficacy of the EU Farm to Fork Strategy

European Union politicians call it a “protein transition” strategy—the continent’s sustainable farming blueprint embodied in the Green Deal, the heart of the Farm to...

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Sustainable Intensification: the holy grail

“In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with David Zaruk, professor at Odisee University College in Brussels,...

Fake news, misinformation and disinformation in agriculture

“In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Professor Joe Schwarcz, Director of the McGill Office for...

Assessing the Efficacy of the EU Farm to Fork Strategy

European Union politicians call it a “protein transition” strategy—the continent’s sustainable farming blueprint embodied in the Green Deal, the heart of the Farm to...

Intervention To The UPOV Council By The Secretary-General, Mr. Daren Tang

Speech given at the 54th Ordinary Session, October 30, 2020 Mr. Marien Valstar, President of the UPOV Council, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to express...

IFA Appoints New Director General

IFA’s Chairman Mostafa Terrab (CEO of the OCP Group), together with the IFA Board of Directors, announced today the appointment of Ms. Alzbeta Klein...

World’s First Vodka Made From Regeneratively Farmed Barley

Koskenkorva Vodka Climate Action, the world’s first vodka made entirely from regeneratively farmed barley, is the first concrete product developed in the long-time collaboration...

Sustainable Intensification: the holy grail

“In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with David Zaruk, professor at Odisee University College in Brussels,...

Fake news, misinformation and disinformation in agriculture

“In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Professor Joe Schwarcz, Director of the McGill Office for...

In It for Agriculture, In It for Good

In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Monica Sorribas, Marketing Leader Europe for Corteva Agriscience. Sorribas talks about the focus...

Technology

The World Got a New Pair of Scissors!

In a long-expected move, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer...

Bosch and BASF Establish Joint Venture for Digital Technologies in the Agricultural Sector

Bosch and BASF Digital Farming have signed a 50:50 joint venture (JV) agreement to globally market and sell smart farming solutions from a single...

Academic Institutions Unite To Transform The UK’s Food Systems

A consortium of nine UK universities and research institutes, including Rothamsted, are to create a joint PhD training centre focused on developing the next...

INSIDERS

Cow’s Favourite Menu That Never Fails

Finding a dish that suits everyone’s diet can be a real pickle. Although there are classics that most people like, more and more people...

Why Word Count is a Guideline, Not a Rule

Part of my job which I love is helping business owners get their content noticed in print and online. Accomplishing this is by no means...

Standing Out From The Competition – Not As Easy As You Might Think

European Seed (ES): You are operating among many other multinational and multicultural seed companies. How does your seed company manage to be different and...

Benefits of LumiBio Kelta for German Farmers

One of the new product innovations that I am very excited about is LumiBio™ Kelta. This is a new biological nutrient seed dressing consisting...

Policy

Assessing the Efficacy of the EU Farm to Fork Strategy

European Union politicians call it a “protein transition” strategy—the continent’s sustainable farming blueprint embodied in the Green Deal, the heart of the Farm to...

EU Parliamentarian Norbert Lins Speaks About the Farm to Fork Strategy

The European Green Deal sets out how to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050, and has several policy areas such as Clean...

Daren Tang Assumes Functions as WIPO Director General

Daren Tang, a national of Singapore, officially assumed his functions as Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization on October 1, 2020, starting...

Business

Intervention To The UPOV Council By The Secretary-General, Mr. Daren Tang

Speech given at the 54th Ordinary Session, October 30, 2020 Mr. Marien Valstar, President of the UPOV Council, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to express...

IFA Appoints New Director General

IFA’s Chairman Mostafa Terrab (CEO of the OCP Group), together with the IFA Board of Directors, announced today the appointment of Ms. Alzbeta Klein...

MAS Seeds, Nature Source Improved Plants Join Forces in a Long-Term Agreement to Accelerate and Streamline Maize Breeding

MAS Seeds and Nature Source Improved Plants (NSIP) announced the formation of a long-term research partnership. This strategic collaboration will benefit from the expertise...

Events

BCPC Congress 2020 Goes Virtual

The BCPC Congress will go ahead this year with the theme “The environment for UK crop production outside the EU – understanding the opportunities”....

Successful 1st Euroseeds fully-fledged Virtual Congress

More than 400 participants attended the Euroseeds Congress on 11-13 October, marking a success for this first fully-fledged virtual experience. The congress featured an...

Day 3: Wrapping Up

As members are taking the time to finish the final agenda item for the event — a Members Only Session about Vegetables and Ornamentals...

Conference Day 2: Another Important Day Ahead

After a day of learning about various cereal crops and the like, now your attention can turn to tomorrow’s agenda, which is another exciting...

Networking Today, Sessions Tomorrow

While you are busy networking and catching up with your colleagues at the Exhibition Hall, Trade Tables and Networking Lounge, you should be thinking...