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Genes from wild wheat could boost domesticated crop yields as global food demand explodes

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Wild relatives of food crops, such as wheat, host an abundant array of genetic material to help the plants cope ...
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World Food Prize awarded to scientists who developed biofortified sweet potato

BBC | 
Four scientists have been awarded the 2016 World Food Prize for enriching sweet potatoes, which resulted in health benefits for ...
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Are gene banks doing enough to conserve genetic diversity of our food crops’ wild relatives?

BBC News | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. More needs to be ...

African leaders call for efforts to increase agricultural productivity, including biotech

BBC News | 
African ministers and business leaders have gathered in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the ...

Africa ‘missed out’ on Green Revolution, needs ‘growth spark’ from biotech

BBC | 
Sub-Saharan Africa's agricultural sector needs to harvest the fruits of biotechnology in order to establish sustainable development, says a report. A ...

Genetic study finds Ice Age salmon refuge

BBC | 
The following is an excerpt. An area of coastal waters around North-West France has been identified as a site for ...

Wheat genome decoded, scientists hope for improved food security

BBC | 
Scientists have unlocked key parts of the complex genetic code of wheat, one of the world's most important crops, which ...
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