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Pufferfish may be carving mysterious ‘crop circles’ near Australia

Japan’s white-spotted pufferfish are renowned for producing complex, ringed patterns in the sand. Now, 5,500 kilometers away in Australia, scientists have discovered what appear to be dozens more of these…

New Technology Accelerates Crop Improvement with CRISPR

Summary Researchers know how to make precise genetic changes within the genomes of crops, but the transformed cells often refuse to grow into plants. One team has devised a new…

NASA Technology to Reveal Crop Health Insights for Agriculture Industry

NASA Technology to Reveal Crop Health Insights for Agriculture Industry PR Newswire WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2020 WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A Georgia-based company called Cybercorps LLC plans to…

More Hurdles for Crop Insurers in 2020 Following Poor 2019

Following 2019, when underwriters of crop insurers saw their worst results in a decade, the COVID-19 pandemic and weather events so far in 2020 have globally disrupted the supply chain…

Here’s how DOE’s first crop of risky energy tech has done

Enlarge / Former Energy Secretary Ernst Moniz speaks at an ARPA-E event in 2016. In 2009, the US Department of Energy started funding energy research through the Advanced Research Projects…

Massive-scale genomic study reveals wheat diversity for crop improvement

Wheat grows at CIMMYT’s experimental station in El Batán, near Mexico City. A new study analyzing the diversity of almost 80,000 wheat accessions reveals consequences and opportunities of selection footprints.…