Science News06/02/2011

To generate new varieties of rice

di S. C.
Science News26/01/2011

Green greens are a new environment for golf

di S. C.
Science News13/01/2011

Local roll off vegetation removal

di S. C.

Science News11/01/2011

Paraquat’s contribution to sustainable farming

di S. C.
Science News03/01/2011

Maintaining proper hoof health

Environmental conditions during the spring and fall seasons often predispose animals to hoof problems

di S. C.
Science News03/01/2011

Varroa, more dangerous bees killer, could be forced to self destruct

Researchers from the Government’s National Bee Unit and Aberdeen University have worked out how to "silence" natural functions in the mites genes to make them self destruct

di Graziano Alderighi

Science News03/01/2011

New methodology for evaluating the degradation of pesticides in soil

This revision will consist of a tiered exposure assessment for organisms in soil based on scenarios for analytical and numerical models

di T N
Science News01/11/2010

Nicotine is a usefull pesticide

After the reduction of the demand of tobacco in some parts of the world, scientists are looking for new uses

di S. C.
Science News01/11/2010

Free insect pheromone kits

Russell IPM Ltd is offering free pheromone monitoring kits to Universities and Agricultural research centers working on insects of economic importanc

di S. C.

Science News04/10/2010

A new Charter for the European organic wines

The European producers of organic wines propose precise rules to define the wine production process from organic grapes to be applied within the year 2010

di S. C.
Science News04/10/2010

Insecticides from GM corn are present in near streams

A new study by University of Notre Dame reveals that streams throughout the Midwest are receiving transgenic materials from corn crop byproducts, even six months after harvest

di Ernesto Vania
Science News04/10/2010

Indian research center clones a male buffalo

The cloned calf, named Shresth, weighing 41 kg was born through normal delivery with slight assistance carried out by a team of doctors

di R. T.

Science News04/10/2010

Cost of registering organic seeds

The amendment will also allow imports of organic produce to have their Certificate of Inspection verified at any point once they are already in the UK

di S. C.
Science News06/09/2010

New corn lines resist fungal toxins

Corn germplasm lines developed by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists are scoring high marks in field trials for resistance to aflatoxin

di S. C.
Science News02/08/2010

News in glyphosate manufacturing technology

A project of “11th five-year plan” National Science and Technology Support Programs, passed the acceptance inspection

di S. C.

Science News02/08/2010

The extra virgin oil acts directly on DNA

The olive oil bio-phenols modify the expression of genes involved in arteriosclerosis

di R. T.
Science News05/07/2010

New EU labelling rules including new organic logo

The so-called “Euro-Leaf” will now be obligatory on pre-packaged organic food products that have been produced in any of EU Member States and meet the necessary standards

di T N
Science News07/06/2010

Alarm for new strains of Ug99

Four new mutations of Ug99, a strain of a deadly wheat pathogen known as stem rust, have overcome existing sources of genetic resistance developed

di S. C.