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June 8 Kicks Off ISF’s Virtual Congress

On Monday, June 8, the International Seed Federation will open the doors to its first-ever virtual congress, bringing some of agriculture’s and the seed...

Celebrating 25 Years of CPVO: President Martin Ekvad Looks Back and Ahead

The Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO) is an agency of the European Union, located in Angers, France. Its task is to administer the EU...

Crops Sown in a Uniform Spatial Pattern Produce Higher Yields and Reduce Environmental Impact

One of the greatest challenges facing humanity is how to grow more food while reducing the negative impacts of agriculture upon the environment. Our...

Haplotech Inc. wins NRGene’s Cannabis QuickGENETICS Contest

NRGene is pleased to announce that the Canadian company Haplotech Inc. won the international QuickGENETICS™ contest, which was announced in January. Haplotech Inc. was...

20 Benefits from Agricultural Genome Editing

It is often easy for anti-technology, anti-corporate activists to paint their own picture of reality, especially when it comes to the lucrative business of...

Development of an Innovative Solution for Agricultural Robots

Strube signs a partnership agreement with Naïo Technologies and Fraunhofer Institute to develop innovative agricultural robotics solutions German breeder Strube D&S GmbH, European seed referent,...

Sugar Rush: What it Takes to Develop a New Sugar Beet Variety

Of the worlds sugar production, about 20% comes from beet sugar, with the other 80% produced from sugar cane. According to the FAO, in...

Brewing a Fully-Traceable “Blockchain Beer”

Olds College Brewery in Olds, Alta., Canada is to create “fully transparent and traceable” beer using malt barley grown on the Olds College Smart...

20 Most Innovative Breeders in the European Seed Sector in 2019

Dear readers of European Seed, With each meal you eat and with each snack you take, you are enjoying the work of plant breeders. They...

Researchers Eye Sending Cotton to Space for Genetic Information

HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology teamed up with several partners in a series of research collaborations, grants, and projects. Their mission: to send cotton to...