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B4FA Week in Review – 21 October 2014

In world news this week, European Parliament is considering overturning a ban on the cultivation of GM crops. Depending which way the debate goes, writes Mark Lynas in the UK Guardian, this may herald the end of crop biotech in Europe. We’ve also included a fascinating profile on BB Singh, …

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B4FA Week in Review – 14 October 2014

This week in global bioscience, the New Scientist considers the potential benefits and pitfalls of boosting photosynthesis in plants, China launches a media campaign to promote GM crops, and more. We’re also featuring an interesting article on Participatory Plant Breeding – part of a longer series on food sovereignty in Africa …

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