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Apply today's chemicals to a sorghum crop for grass control and the sorghum will be killed off also.
AgriLife scientist: 'Time to take the monoculture blinders off'.
PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc.
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.
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.
185 Events in 32 States Planned to Celebrate 'Hemp History Week' Historic Early 20(th) Century USDA Hemp Research Documents Re-Discovered WASHINGTON, May 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today( )marks the start of the 1(st) Annual Hemp History Week, which is taking place between now and May 23, 2010.
PORTLAND, OR, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT, OTCBB: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) and Hanesbrands Inc.
PORTLAND, Ore., April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT, OTC Bulletin Board: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) conducted full scale commercial processing trials in Germany, that were then replicated at the G.J. Littlewood & Son processing facility in Pennsylvania.
Majority of Leading Farming Organizations Now Support Hemp Farming in the U.S. WASHINGTON, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The national, single-issue, non-profit advocacy group Vote Hemp applauds the new policy supporting industrial hemp adopted by delegates of the National Farmers Union (NFU) at its 108th annual convention in Rapid City, South Dakota last week.
The International Brachypodium Initiative has completed the genome sequence of the wild grass Brachypodium distachyon.
Brassica rapa or Turnip Mustard is grown primarily as a leaf vegetable, root vegetable and an oilseed and is often referred to as a field mustard. Napa cabbage and turnip are members of this group. Varieties of this plant are used in experiments because they are easy to grow and require little attention and reach full maturity in 40 days. Some have even been used in botany experiments in space. Photo Copyright and Credit