Food and Agricultural Sciences News and Research

Latest Food and Agricultural Sciences News and Research

Researchers use nanopore-based DNA computing technology to detect cancer

Researchers use nanopore-based DNA computing technology to detect cancer

Trace Genomics joins Phytobiomes Alliance as a sponsoring partner

Trace Genomics joins Phytobiomes Alliance as a sponsoring partner

New study gauges public acceptance of gene-edited foods

New study gauges public acceptance of gene-edited foods

Adopting agroecological practices can improve food security and farmers' wellbeing

Adopting agroecological practices can improve food security and farmers' wellbeing

Producing food without sunlight through artificial photosynthesis

Producing food without sunlight through artificial photosynthesis

Specific bacterial microbe can reduce the effects of nutritional stress on developing honey bees

Specific bacterial microbe can reduce the effects of nutritional stress on developing honey bees

WHOI, UConn and Bigelow Laboratory execute a license agreement for kelp germplasm

WHOI, UConn and Bigelow Laboratory execute a license agreement for kelp germplasm

Research shows the molecular pathways for trichrome formation and cannabis production

Research shows the molecular pathways for trichrome formation and cannabis production

Leaf mold compost improved soil properties that influence the health and productivity of tomato plants

Leaf mold compost improved soil properties that influence the health and productivity of tomato plants

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics supports new Keep Kids Fed Act to protect nutrition security for children

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics supports new Keep Kids Fed Act to protect nutrition security for children

Discovery may reveal new ways to control plant growth

Discovery may reveal new ways to control plant growth

A signaling molecule can make plants more resistant to flooding, research shows

A signaling molecule can make plants more resistant to flooding, research shows

$750,000 partnership grant supports the development of portable biosensors for detecting foodborne contaminants

$750,000 partnership grant supports the development of portable biosensors for detecting foodborne contaminants

Finding ways to help farmers optimize cover crop production

Finding ways to help farmers optimize cover crop production

Consumer acceptance of QR codes on milk cartons may reduce food waste

Consumer acceptance of QR codes on milk cartons may reduce food waste

Capturing carbon using an integrated approach to land management practices

Capturing carbon using an integrated approach to land management practices

Surging popularity of beneficial fermented foods meets patchwork of global regulations

Surging popularity of beneficial fermented foods meets patchwork of global regulations

New bio-mimicking enzyme shows promise in degrading lignin

New bio-mimicking enzyme shows promise in degrading lignin

Field-grown ictB tobacco transformants show no variance in photosynthetic performance

Field-grown ictB tobacco transformants show no variance in photosynthetic performance

CRISPR-CAS9 technique that allows scientists to alter the genetic code of living creatures

CRISPR-CAS9 technique that allows scientists to alter the genetic code of living creatures