Food and Agricultural Sciences

What is Agricultural Science?

In response to a growing population, the progress of agricultural science has gained attention over the century particularly in regard to issues of food security.

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Study finds link between reduced microbial stability and soil carbon loss

Study finds link between reduced microbial stability and soil carbon loss

Molecular breeding can enhance the quality of olives

Molecular breeding can enhance the quality of olives

Widely used herbicide causes infertility in flowers

Widely used herbicide causes infertility in flowers

Study explains the evolution of taste receptors in mammals

Study explains the evolution of taste receptors in mammals

How to stop the alarming decline in nature's genetic diversity

How to stop the alarming decline in nature's genetic diversity

World Food Safety Day 2021: An Interview with the World Health Organization (WHO)

World Food Safety Day 2021: An Interview with the World Health Organization (WHO)

Diets that increase inflammation linked to increased risk of breast cancer

Diets that increase inflammation linked to increased risk of breast cancer

Food scientists aim to create healthier and tastier plant-based proteins

Food scientists aim to create healthier and tastier plant-based proteins

World Food Safety Day 2021: An Interview with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

World Food Safety Day 2021: An Interview with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Environmental DNA helps track down species on the move

Environmental DNA helps track down species on the move

Location is intrinsically linked to nutritional quality of diets, shows research

Location is intrinsically linked to nutritional quality of diets, shows research

High-fat, high-sugar diet reduces intestinal immune cell activity in mice

High-fat, high-sugar diet reduces intestinal immune cell activity in mice

Scientists discover five unknown and novel relatives of listeria species

Scientists discover five unknown and novel relatives of listeria species

Microorganisms isolated from soil samples could help identify potential new antibiotics

Microorganisms isolated from soil samples could help identify potential new antibiotics

Novel screening strategy can lead to microorganism-based crop protection methods

Novel screening strategy can lead to microorganism-based crop protection methods

Many do not recognise animal agriculture's link to infectious diseases

Many do not recognise animal agriculture's link to infectious diseases

New collaboration to tackle global challenges in sustainability

New collaboration to tackle global challenges in sustainability

Food dyes may cause disease when the immune system is dysregulated

Food dyes may cause disease when the immune system is dysregulated

Can fisheries benefit from biodiversity and conserve it too?

Can fisheries benefit from biodiversity and conserve it too?

Eating more fruit and vegetables linked to less stress according to new research

Eating more fruit and vegetables linked to less stress according to new research