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The domestication of wheat in the Fertile Crescent 10,000 years ago led to a genetic bottleneck. Modern agriculture has further narrowed the genetic...
B B Wulff et al, Sainsbury Laboratory and John Innes Centre ~ 21st Nov 2014 ~ 11am
What is soil organic matter? Soil organic matter (SOM) is derived from decaying plant and animal matter and according to fractionation methodology,...
Harm van Rees et al Autralian Grains Research and Development Corporation ~ 21st Nov 2014 ~ 10am
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) combines a range of complementary methods to reduce pests, using non- chemical methods where possible, and...
Science for Environment Policy, European Community ~ 21st Nov 2014 ~ 9am
UK farms could be a major player in a shift towards a resilient, low-carbon energy system, according to a report launched today by the Farm Power...
Farm Power Coalition ~ 21st Nov 2014 ~ 4am
In recent years I have pondered that the easiest way to make money must be to rent a shop in Cambridge and populate it with a few tables and chairs...
Jim Orson, Orson's Oracle ~ 20th Nov 2014 ~ 4pm
Why it isn’t too early to start thinking about the next reform It might seem premature to be raising questions now about the future of Europe...
Alan Buckwell and David Baldock, CAP 2020 ~ 20th Nov 2014 ~ 11am
The headquarters of a global bank at Canary Wharf seems an unlikely venue to crash the heads together of researchers, farmers, food producers and...
Graeme Willis, CPRE ~ 19th Nov 2014 ~ 12pm

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