The Chicago Council on Global Affairs has release a report on global food security for peace and prosperity.
Scientists at Rothamsted Research, a U.K. agriculture research center founded in 1843, have asked for permission to carry out field trials of genetically-modified wheat. The wheat carries out photosynthesis more efficiently, which results in a higher-yielding crop, according to a statement from Rothamsted. The research group said it submitted an[…]Read More »
Dow Jones reports: Shares in Bayer AG (BAYN.XE) skidded early Wednesday after the company said it placed 4 billion euros ($4.28 billion) in convertible notes in the first step for financing its $57 billion acquisition of Monsanto Co. At 0918 GMT, Bayer traded 5.0% lower at EUR90.07. A trader said[…]Read More »