A $60 million research center in Scotland is designed to benefit farmers worldwide.
Researchers will monitor deer, elk and cougars to study the effects wolves have on them in a new stu
The patent office’s board of appeals ruled Wednesday that the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard can keep patents it had been awarded for a technique called CRISPR
State Sen. Chapin Rose said there’s potential for Decatur, Ill., to be at the center of a new $20 billion biotechnology industry.
The University of Idaho’s Aberdeen Research and Extension Center smells like a fast-food restaurant for a couple of weeks each winter while researchers evaluate the color of fries resulting from their experimental lines exposed to cold storage.
University of Idaho has hired a new director and a promoted a worker to be a full-time greenhouse manager for its nuclear seed potato program, and intends to invest in new infrastructure.
Global wheat research organization CIMMYT is establishing a wheat and maize center in China.
Plans are in the works to use spore samplers for early detection of diseases attacking potatoes, barley, wheat, sugar beets, beans, onions, oilseeds, grapes and hops.
It mimics the unique and more agile way bats fly.
The potato industry has formed a committee to identify research priorities and generate support for related projects.