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A new chance for biotechnology: the dawn of ‘Genetically Edited’ fruits

News about so-called ‘genetically edited’ fruits has gone viral since Trends in Biotechnology mentioned them two days ago (13.08.2014.) (1,2,3,4,5) The idea of ‘genetically edited’ is clear: due to the high social distrust and strict international regulations imposed on GM crops, … Continue reading

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Serbia benefiting from Russian food embargo

Right after Mr Vladimir Putin announced a ‘full embargo’ on foodstuffs from the European Union, European policymakers, organisations and citizens themselves started the mitigation of the harm caused in the agriculture and food industry of the area, especially in Poland, … Continue reading

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Amazing videos- series part 2

Here we go with some great, super interesting (random) videos about horti-and agriculture again 🙂 Nothing to read, much to watch, listen, think & enjoy! 😉 The first video is about hybrid corn… I’m pretty sure you’ve heard about this … Continue reading

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Weekly news (7. week of 2014)

Here we go again with the most interesting news which keep the hortiworld excited this week. Read&enjoy 😉 French wine exports drop in 2013 (decanter) New quality criteria to be developed for booming spice and herb sector (FAO) Merkel’s conservatives … Continue reading

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D.U.S.

Maybe some of you already heard about the D.U.S. At least these three letters after each other. So what is this thing and why is that so important that you “must” read a whole post about it…? The D.U.S. is … Continue reading

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