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October 23, 2020

International group of scientists explain the advantages of using metabolic engineering to address hidden hunger

October 16, 2020

Latin America poised to lead the next 50 years in food systems and agrobiodiversity research - CGIAR centers make strong case for Latin America as the best place for investing in solutions to overcome challenges to global agriculture from climate change, pandemics and more

United Kingdom - Academic institutions unite to transform the UK's food systems - New £5 million-plus training centre will produce the food experts of tomorrow

Plant genetic engineering to fight 'hidden hunger' - International research team including University of Göttingen explains advantages of molecular breeding methods
Gentechnik zur Bekämpfung des versteckten Hungers: Internationales Forschungsteam zeigt Vorteile molekularer Züchtungsmethoden auf

October 15, 2020

Giornata Mondiale dell'Alimentazione: L'innovazione vegetale sia al centro di una riforma dei sistemi di produzione. E' un passo fondamentale per garantire la sicurezza alimentare

Día Internacional de la Alimentación: La mitad del aumento de la productividad agraria es consecuencia del desarrollo de nuevas variedades y de la mejora vegetal

October 14, 2020

Cornell University unites science and policy to end hunger

World Food Day 2020: Nourishing food systems - We need to make sure our food systems grow a variety of food to nourish a growing population and sustain the planet.

October 6, 2020

University of New South Wales Sydney and UC Davis partner to feed a growing population - Global partnership brings together experts from Australia and California for collaborative opportunities in food systems

September 25, 2020

Innovation is key to sustainability and food security, Corteva Agriscience VP Anne Alonzo tells Politico Agriculture and Food Summit

Public concern grows over United Kingdom farming's resilience to threats (Farming UK)

September 18, 2020

Colombia - El ICA, Agrosavia y Acosemillas analizan la importancia de las semillas certificadas para la Seguridad Alimentaria

September 14, 2020

Auch eine Frage des Überlebens: Saatgut über die Katastrophe retten - Ein von Deutschland unterstütztes Projekt im Südlichen Afrika zeigt, warum Saatgut in die Nothilfe einbezogen werden muss
Germany supports the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture in rebuilding seed systems in Southern Africa after Cyclone Idai

September 4, 2020

Access to, and benefit sharing of plant genetic resources, are critical to global food and agriculture scenario, say experts

September 2, 2020

Growing demand requires growing solutions - Nuseed develops a sustainable land-based source of omega-3

August 31, 2020

Eating your vegetables is easier said than done - The landmark EAT-Lancet report on food in the Anthropocene sets ambitious targets; putting it into action, however, will require policymakers to make sustainable food systems a top-level priority; a new article charts a path forward

August 27, 2020

Launch of Svalbard’s 100-year seed experiment - Safeguarding the foundation of our food system for future generations

August 25, 2020

USA - FFAR-funded report outlines national strategy to reduce food waste

August 20, 2020

Declining U.S. plant breeding programs impacts food security

August 18, 2020

Feeding 10 Billion People in a Climate-Changing World

August 17, 2020

Can agtech infrastructure be redeployed for pandemic preparedness? (The Science Advisory Board)

August 10, 2020

Wageningen University team finalist for the Food System Vision Prize for their vision for the Dutch Food System 2050

The Philippines - Hybrid rice promoted to increase rice self-sufficiency

August 7, 2020

Decline in public plant breeding programs across the United States could impact food security

July 30, 2020

How global responses to COVID-19 threaten global food security

La santé des récoltes commence par l'amélioration des variétés et des semences saines - L'innovation dans le domaine de la production de semences et de la technologie promeut une culture durable des légumes et une sécurité accrue de la récolte
Los cultivos sanos comienzan con variedades mejores y semillas sanas - La innovación en la producción de semillas y en la tecnología fomenta un cultivo vegetal sostenible, así como una mayor seguridad de las cosechas

Report provides new framework for understanding climate risks, impacts to U.S. agriculture

July 29, 2020

Decline of bees, other pollinators threatens U.S. crop yields - Largest study of its kind highlights risk to global food security

July 27, 2020

Cuba abre la puerta a cultivos transgénicos en medio de la crisis alimentaria
Kuba erlaubt Anbau transgener Pflanzen

Sécurité alimentaire : Le Maroc sauvegarde ses semences en Norvège (Agriculture Maroc)



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