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Euroseeds2020 On-Site Congress in Malta Cancelled — Now a Full Virtual Congress

Due to the latest decisions on new restrictions in Malta in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, Euroseeds is now forced to cancel the on-site Euroseeds...

New Version of Germinate Launched

The James Hutton Institute's bioinformatics group within the Department of Information and Computational Sciences has unveiled a new version of Germinate, the Institute's open-source,...

Land-Use Change Disrupts Wild Plant Pollination on a Global Scale

Human changes to the environment have been linked to widespread pollinator declines. New research published in Nature Communications shows that intensive land use will...

ISF Warns Against Unsolicted Seed Packages

The International Seed Federation (ISF) advices the public to refer to their national agricultural officials in the event that they receive unsolicited seed packages. This...

Allergenicity Assessment of GM Plants: Stakeholders to Support Working Group

EFSA is setting up a stakeholder consultative group to support its upcoming work on the allergenicity assessment of genetically modified (GM) plants. The group...

Network With Us Aug. 17-21

Shawn Brook, President of Seed World Group, discusses their new networking event from Aug. 17-21 Networking: a long-time tradition among in-person conferences. It can be...

Heat and Drought Watch Out: One-of-a-Kind Network Launched in Berlin

Wheat crop losses due to heat and drought affect food availability and increase the costs for billions of consumers around the world. The Alliance...

Come Say Hi! Free Virtual Networking Event Next Week

Seed World Group is hosting a virtual networking event next week. This event is an opportunity for everyone to engage and reach out to...

Black Mustard Genome Yields Insights into Better Breeding Techniques

An international team led by the Plant Phenotyping and Imaging Research Centre (P2IRC) at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) and researchers at Agriculture and Agri-Food...

Space to Grow, or Grow in Space – How Vertical Farms Could be Ready to Take-Off

Vertical farms with their soil-free, computer-controlled environments may sound like sci-fi, but there is a growing environmental and economic case for them, according to...