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2011-02-11 00:00:45

Increasing agricultural productivity, improving food quality and achieving long-term food security will require science and collaboration to address dramatic global population challenges, DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman told members of the Chief Executives’ Club of Boston. Boston (Vocus/PRWEB) February 10, 2011 Increasing agricultural productivity, improving food quality and achieving long-term food security will require science and collaboration to address dramatic global...

2010-12-20 09:00:00

SAO PAULO, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceres, a leading developer of bioenergy crops, has appointed William Burnquist as the general manager of its operations in Brazil.

2010-11-10 18:03:38

Conversion of sorghum grass to ethanol has increased with the interest in renewable fuel sources.

2010-11-01 23:19:57

GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, may raise concerns of genes escaping from crops and having unknown effects on natural, wild species.

2010-09-13 12:11:24

A new University of Georgia study has found that select varieties of sorghum bran have greater antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties than well-known foods such as blueberries and pomegranates.

2010-09-13 12:10:02

Apply today's chemicals to a sorghum crop for grass control and the sorghum will be killed off also.

2010-07-07 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Banning the agricultural herbicide atrazine would cost between 21,000 and 48,000 jobs from corn production losses alone, according to University of Chicago economist Don L. Coursey, Ph.D. Dr.

2010-06-30 07:00:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy crop company Ceres, Inc. announced today that it has developed a plant trait that could bring new life to millions of acres of abandoned or marginal cropland damaged by salts.

2010-06-15 15:43:55

By unlocking the genetic secrets of sorghum, Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists have found a way to make one of the world's most important cereal crops a better option for growers.

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2010-02-10 14:05:00

The International Brachypodium Initiative has completed the genome sequence of the wild grass Brachypodium distachyon.


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