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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...

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...

Lettuce Go

A closer look at our favourite salad ingredient, its breeding and its challenges – Part 1: Classical Breeding In each issue, European Seed  takes a...

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...

Crop Disease Research Suggests Greater Face Mask Use Is A Wise Move

Evidence backing tougher Covid-19 face mask rules has received support from an unlikely area of research – agricultural science. With face covering guidance varying between...

Movies Like “Percy” Offer Us a Chance to Help Educate

By now you’ve likely heard the buzz surrounding the new Christopher Walken movie Percy, which follows a Saskatchewan farmer who takes on a big...

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”....

Nufarm and CROP.ZONE Announce Cooperation to Bring Alternative Weed Control to Major European Markets

The Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and the German ag-tech startup CROP.ZONE have entered into a cooperation agreement. The collaboration aims...