“A stress-tolerant rice variety can help make farmers more resilient against the increasingly destructive effects of climate change,” says Dr. Matthew Morell, director general of the International Rice Research Institute based in the Philippines.
New government policy recently set a target to roll out the use of ethanol in gasoline nationwide in China, according to a plan jointly released by 15 ministries, such as the National Development and Reform Commission, the National Energy Administration, and the Ministry of Finance. Read moreRead More »
It’s the fungus that just won’t die. Over almost two decades, a plant disease known as Asian rust has infiltrated soybean fields across Brazil—the world’s biggest exporter of the versatile oilseed used in countless consumer products. Read moreRead More »