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PEOPLE IN BRAZIL CAN'T BELIEVE THEIR EYES AS FREAK SNOW BLANKETS 40 CITIES

Some Brazilians are seeing snow for the first time. TWITTER Lho nardo via REUTERS Parts of Brazil have seen snow for the first time...

Agriculture Advertising and Marketing

AGRICULTURE ADVERTISING AND MARKETING

Plant seeds of success with agricultural marketing.

 
 
 

PHILIPPINES APPROVES GMO 'GOLDEN RICE' FOR COMMERCIAL PRODUCTION

The Philippines became the world's first country Friday to approve the commercial production of genetically modified "golden rice"...

Preservation and enhancement of agricultural and food heritage in North Africa

PRESERVATION AND ENHANCEMENT OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD HERITAGE IN NORTH AFRICA

North Africa abounds in traditional agricultural systems that are remarkable both for the high levels of cultivated biodiversity they...

 
 
 

NUCLEAR FACTOR Y SUBUNIT FACILITATES HISTONE ACETYLATION FOR SALT TOLERANCE IN SOYBEAN

Salinity and drought stress are major environmental factors affecting agricultural production. These abiotic stresses impaired growth...

EXPLORING THE DIVERSITY OF PROMOTER AND 5'UTR SEQUENCES IN ANCESTRAL, HISTORIC AND MODERN WHEAT

Summary A dataset of promoter and 5'UTR sequences of homoeo-alleles of 495 wheat genes that contribute to agriculturally important...

 
 
 
The Apocalyptic Drought In The Western U.S. Is Causing Widespread Crop Failures On A Massive Scale

THE APOCALYPTIC DROUGHT IN THE WESTERN U.S. IS CAUSING WIDESPREAD CROP FAILURES ON A MASSIVE SCALE

At a time when food prices are already rising aggressively, agricultural production in the United States is being absolutely devastated...

29 ARTISTS AND ORGANIZATIONS WORKING AT THE INTERSECTION OF FOOD AND THE ARTS

Art and agriculture are powerful ways to nourish both the body and soul. They can transcend cultural borders to reveal human creativity...

 
 
 

USDA APHIS PROPOSES EXEMPTION OF GENE MODIFICATIONS SIMILAR TO CONVENTIONAL BREEDING FROM BIOTECH REGULATIONS

The US Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is soliciting comments on their proposal to exempt some...

CHINESE SCIENTISTS PREDICT BRIGHT FUTURE FOR GENOME EDITED OIL CROPS

Scientists from China conducted a review on CRISPR technology and applications on oil crops to determine its prospects in the agricultural...

 
 
 

REMODELING THE GENE EDITING REGULATORY LANDSCAPE NECESSARY, REPORT

Experts from the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities call...

RESEARCH SHOWS MICROBES PLAY CRITICAL ROLE BOOSTING VIGOR OF HYBRID CORN

A new paper appearing the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences gives new detail and understanding to the cultivation of...

 
 
 

UMD RECEIVES FUNDING TO ENHANCE QUALITY OF PORK PRODUCTION THROUGH IMPROVED MUSCLE GROWTH IN PIGS

The University of Maryland received funding from the United States Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture...

Florida investigating man linked to Haitian president's killing

FLORIDA INVESTIGATING MAN LINKED TO HAITIAN PRESIDENT'S KILLING

TALLAHASSEE - Florida's Agriculture Commissioner has opened an investigation into the owner of a Miami-based security firm linked to...

 
 
 
Kamereo gets $4.6M to connect farmers and F&B businesses in Vietnam

KAMEREO GETS $4.6M TO CONNECT FARMERS AND F&B BUSINESSES IN VIETNAM

While working as the chief operating officer of a pizza chain in Vietnam, Taku Tanaka saw how difficult it is for restaurants to connect...

Top 6 organic fertilizers for your garden

TOP 6 ORGANIC FERTILIZERS FOR YOUR GARDEN

The use of fertilizers dates back 8,000 years, when early farmers used manure to fertilize their crops. However, modern, commercial...

 
 
 

CELLULOSIC BIOFUEL PRODUCTION USING EMULSIFIED SIMULTANEOUS SACCHARIFICATION AND FERMENTATION WITH CONVENTIONAL AND THERMOTOLERANT YEASTS

Future expansion of corn-derived ethanol raises concerns of sustainability and competition with the food industry. Therefore, cellulosic...

Farming is finally ready for robots

FARMING IS FINALLY READY FOR ROBOTS

The pandemic - and its impacts on workers and the supply chain - has pushed farmers to invest in automation.

 
 
 
Fat Stock Parade: 1940

FAT STOCK PARADE: 1940

March 1940. "Part of the parade which opened the Fat Stock Show. San Angelo, Texas." Acetate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security...

A Bumper Crop: 1940

A BUMPER CROP: 1940

March 1940. San Angelo, Texas. "Watching the parade which opened the Fat Stock Show." Acetate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm...