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S&W Expands European Horizons

S&W Seed Company has announced a key new executive appointment expected to expand global business opportunities for European farmers. Ernst Topitschnig, a senior agribusiness executive...

BASF Closes Acquisition of Businesses and Assets from Bayer

BASF has closed the acquisition of a range of businesses and assets from Bayer. The transaction is a strategic complement to BASF’s crop protection,...

Plants Respond Better to Overdoses of Light than Expected

Plants are damaged when they receive too much sunlight. Researchers from Wageningen and Lithuania have discovered how the internal protection system works that helps...

Cassava Breeding Hasn’t Improved Photosynthesis Or Yield Potential

Cassava is a staple in the diet of more than one billion people across 105 countries, yet this "orphaned crop" has received little attention...

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Bee Survival Computer Model Adopted By Industry A computer model, called BEEHAVE, developed to help gain a better understanding of the causes of bee declines,...

Brazilian Plant Scientist Awarded Massalski Research Prize

A young Brazilian plant scientist whose research focusses on molecular biology and gene expression has been awarded the prestigious Peter Massalski Prize for Meritorious...

Seed Austria on World Intellectual Property Day: Innovative Varieties Secure Food Supply

"Plant breeding makes an important contribution to sustainable and careful agriculture: Innovative varieties bring more yield, higher quality of food and protect the environment,"...

European Seed Launches News App

As the business world has become more global, so has the need to be more mobile without sacrificing productivity. European Seed is excited to...

Research Looks into Plant Growth in Space

Plants grow just about everywhere on Earth, and are able to adapt to extreme conditions ranging from drought to disease. Spaceflight, however, exposes plants to...

Reducing Global Hunger — Utopia or Reality?

European Seed editor a keynote speaker at Food Congress in Turkey Each night, close to 800 million people go to bed hungry. Plant breeding and...