home news forum careers events suppliers solutions markets expos directories catalogs resources advertise contacts

Forum sources  
All Africa Asia/Pacific Europe Latin America Middle East North America


June 26, 2020

Breaking Ground: Lennart Woltering is a catalyst for achieving sustainable impact at scale - CIMMYT Scaling Advisor emphasizes importance of context and systemic thinking in how we do our research and implement projects

How local knowledge contributes to agricultural innovation

June 23, 2020

New study reveals use of antibiotics on crops is more widespread than previously thought

June 19, 2020

Eiweißversorgung der Zukunft – Gesund und klimafreundlich
Protein supply of the future - healthy and climate-friendly

June 16, 2020

Roadmap laid out for next generation of crops for high productivity and resilience to climate change

June 11, 2020

A Sunflower Story - The Crop Trust’s Luis Salazar visits Argentina, where our Crop Wild Relatives Project pre-breeding partners from INTA, the National Agricultural Technology Institute, are evaluating hundreds of new crosses between wild and domesticated sunflowers

June 3, 2020

Global warming will lift agriculture weed threat

June 2, 2020

USA - Leaders call for 'Moonshot' on nutrition research - Science and policy experts urge coordinated research in face of national nutrition crisis

May 21, 2020

USA - New biotech rules could foster innovation (Quad-Cities Online)

USA - New biotech rules could foster innovation (Quad-Cities Online)

May 11, 2020

"Trockenstresstoleranz": Pflanzenzucht in Klimawandel-Zeiten (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

May 8, 2020

Why we need to know more about wheat, and faster (Swiss Info)

May 7, 2020

An oilseed’s forward progress is good news for CRISPR - Can the momentum be maintained? (CropLife)

Crossing boundaries: Cornell University’s thriving research ecosystem

May 6, 2020

Stages of early generation seed systems (AgriLinks)

May 5, 2020

Tulip research at the John Innes Center springs into life – part 1

May 4, 2020

‘Near-unlivable’ heat for one-third of humans within 50 years if greenhouse gas emissions are not cut
Over 50 jaar is het ‘vrijwel onleefbaar heet’ voor een derde van de wereldbevolking

April 30, 2020

Crop Sciences research poised perfectly for these times (Effingham Daily News)

April 29, 2020

Local food crops can feed less than a third of the world's population
Regionale Nahrungsmittel können weniger als ein Drittel der Weltbevölkerung ernähren

April 28, 2020

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada closes door on field research for 2020 (Grainews)

April 27, 2020

Dramatic loss of food plants for insects - Researchers from the Universities of Bonn and Zurich investigated the 100-year development in the canton of Zurich

April 23, 2020

El sector internacional de semillas reconoce la comprometida labor de tres españoles

Helping future wheats see the light of day

Make use of opportunities for gene technologies in agroecological agriculture
Kansen voor gentechnieken in agro-ecologische landbouw niet laten liggen

April 21, 2020

Our planet earth: looking to the future

April 17, 2020

Relying on “local food” is a distant dream for most of the world
Lähiruoka on enemmistölle sula mahdottomuus

April 16, 2020

The value of research on plant resistance to insects - Entomologist and CIMMYT partner Mike Smith explains the importance of documenting the economic value of crop pest research

April 14, 2020

Bejo et De Groot en Slot : 50 ans de partenariat en allium

April 10, 2020

Purdue University’s wheat specialist Herb Ohm sees decades of work come to fruition

Canada - Is gene editing being properly used? (The Western Producer)


SeedQuest does not necessarily endorse the factual analyses and opinions
presented on this Forum, nor can it verify their validity.



The Triumph of Seeds

How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History

By Thor Hanson 

Basic Books




The History and Science of Plant Breeding

Noel Kingsbury
The University of Chicago Press


1997-2009 archive
of the FORUM section


Copyright @ 1992-2020 SeedQuest - All rights reserved