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One Fish, Two Fish, Strange Fish, New Fish
February 20, 2018
After more than 30 years, genetically engineered salmon may be coming to a store near you. Is that good or bad news for the planet?
Stand-alone system to produce drinking water by means of solar energy
February 20, 2018
Researchers have developed a stand-alone system for desalinating and treating water through electrodialysis. The system is directly powered by solar energy and can be applied in off-grid areas.
GMO farming grows to record 185.1 million hectares in 26 countries worldwide
February 20, 2018
The cultivation of genetically engineered (GMO) crops hit record levels in 2016, with 18 million farmers planting 185.1 million hectares (457.4 million acres) of biotech crops globally, according to a new report.
Plants feel the heat, especially at night
February 20, 2018
Scientists have solved a 79-year-old mystery by discovering how plants vary their response to heat stress depending on the time of day. This could help commercial crops produce higher yields in hotter climates as predicted under climate change.
Scientists identify factors which drive the evolution of herbicide resistance
February 20, 2018
Scientists have identified factors which are driving the evolution of herbicide resistance in crops.
Open for business: AAFC announces new government programs
February 20, 2018
The six programs will help farmers manage risks that threaten the viability of their farms
Researchers find gene can improve both poplar and switchgrass for biofuels
February 20, 2018
Reducing the activity of a single gene led to lower pectin levels in their study, making plant matter deconstruction easier.
Soybean oil used to create supercharged water purification membrane
February 20, 2018
The new filtering technique is so effective, water samples from Sydney Harbour were safe to drink after passing through the filter.

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