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Spilling the Beans on Coffee’s True Identity

People worldwide want their coffee to be both satisfying and reasonably priced. To meet these standards, roasters typically use a blend of two types...

The Regulatory Network of Sugar and Organic Acid in Watermelon Fruit is Revealed

Recently, the innovation project watermelon and melon cultivation and physiology team of Zhengzhou Fruit Research Institute has made new progress in the metabolism regulation...

Aphids Suck: Invasive Aphid Found on Danish Apple Trees

INSECTS The spirea aphid, Aphis spiraecola, an invasive pest, has been discovered for the first time in Denmark by University of Copenhagen researchers. The...

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25 Recommendations for a Greener European Agricultural Policy

In the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), which will take effect after 2022, the European Commission wants Member States to determine how they want...

How the BSPB is Coping with Extreme Weather, Losing Neonics, COVID-19 and Brexit

Before her appointment as chief executive, Samantha (Sam) Brooke was Vice-Chair of the British Society of Plant Breeders (BSPB), having served on the BSPB...

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...

Business

What Does a Biden Administration Mean for Seed?

As we look to the future with a Biden Administration, everyone stops to wonder — what does that mean for the seed industry? Transitions in...

Agricultural Entrepreneurs Poised For Investment Boost

A shortlist of five new companies was announced this week for investment by the SHAKE Climate Change programme, which supports entrepreneurs developing new agricultural...

Farms.com and Issues Ink Join Forces

A letter from our publisher: With like-minded management principles and complementary services, the acquisition of Issues Ink further enhances Farms.com’s extensive portfolio of media and...

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