India’s farm subsidies harm its own economy

di Dan Pearson
Health & Gastronomy27/08/2014

Hunger in the world: to boost plant productivity beyond current limits

A new analysis suggests the planet can produce much more land-plant biomass – the total material in leaves, stems, roots, fruits, grains and other terrestrial plant parts – than previously thought

di T N

World News27/08/2014

New 10 acre algae farm breaks ground in Louisiana

Commercially-minded algae researchers working together with private industry for job training and new business opportunities

di S. C.
Health & Gastronomy26/08/2014

High insulin levels tied to obesity pathway

UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have identified a crucial link between high levels of insulin and pathways that lead to obesity, a finding that may have important implications when treating diabetes

di S. C.
Science News26/08/2014

The University of Arizona helped unravel the genetic code of the canola plant

The findings will help breeders select for desirable traits such as richer oil content and faster seed production. Other potential applications include modifying the quality of canola oil, making it more nutritious and adapting the plants to grow in more arid regions

di S. C.

Health & Gastronomy26/08/2014

New Zealand wine show exports grew 10%

di S. C.
Health & Gastronomy26/08/2014

Russia wants to monopolise wine production

di S. C.
Health & Gastronomy08/08/2014

Professional Extra Virgin Olive Oil Sommelier Course Tuscany Food &Wine Experience

Join us for a 5 day professional training course to study and improve your knowledge & appreciation of olive oil, gastronomy & wine, with degustations and cooking demonstrations, these are the ingredients of our comprehensive course for the aspiring Olive Oil Sommelier

di S. C.

World News08/08/2014

Olive oil produsers, it's time!

Olive Oil producers, Young Chefs and Indigenous Cooks, Food Bloggers and Foodies will work together to discover the very best Olive oils from the Southern Hemisphere & bring them together on the plate

di S. C.

World News07/08/2014

CVC-operation Deoleo. Who is trying to blow up the financial operation?

CVC Partners destined to take control of the Spanish Deoleo but someone is still trying to row against the deal. Is just speculation?

di T N

Health & Gastronomy07/08/2014

Global Agri-Technology Sector Grows by 2.4% in 2013-14

di S. C.
Olive & Oil31/07/2014

Not all extra virgin olive oils have so much health effects

Phenol enriched virgin olive oil improves human endothelial function. The benefits associated with polyphenol-rich olive oil consumption on cardiovascular risk could be mediated through an in vivo nutrigenomic effect in humans

di S. C.
Grapevine & Wine31/07/2014

Red wine flavonoids could help vascular health

Many epidemiological studies have now evaluated the relationship between alcohol intake and health outcomes. There is increasing evidence that a higher flavonoid intake is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease in populations

di R. T.