Agriculture

Sweet route to greater yields

February 8, 2018 ecofuorg26 0

  Three years ago, biotechnologists demonstrated in field trials that they could increase the productivity of maize by introducing a rice gene into the plant that regulated the accumulation of sucrose in kernels and led […]

Agriculture

E.U Grants Glyphosate License Renewal

November 29, 2017 ecot9p34yt 0

  After two years of dispute, the European Union has extended the license for glyphosate for five years. Representatives from a majority of the EU’s 28 nations approved the five-year license renewal of glyphosate, the […]

Africa

Ebell: Paris Agreement ‘a dead end’

February 10, 2017 eco36ad 0

  The Paris Agreement on climate change is dead following the election of Donald Trump as the next US President, right-wing MPs in Australia have claimed. The Republican has dismissed climate change as a “hoax” and […]