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Agriculture faculty members allege funding from industry organizations is tied to their employment status.

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Pesticide Residues Linked to Unsuccessful IVF

By Kerry Grens | October 30, 2017

Women who ate more produce known to harbor pesticides were less likely to succeed with fertility treatment than women who ate fewer of these fruits and vegetables.

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Fruits, Vegetables, and Disease Risk

By Tracy Vence | June 5, 2014

Watercress tops a list ranking produce according to nutrient density.

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Fiber-Rich Diet Cuts Asthma in Mice

By Kerry Grens | January 7, 2014

Scientists show that fiber’s influence on gut microbes affects the lungs’ response to allergens.

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Genome Digest

By Abby Olena | November 18, 2013

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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Genome Digest

By Tracy Vence | October 23, 2013

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes  

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Vegetables’ Microbial Tenants

By Kate Yandell | April 4, 2013

Researchers map the microbiota of supermarket produce

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Genome Digest

By Dan Cossins | December 7, 2012

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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image: Sensor Measures Produce Ripeness

Sensor Measures Produce Ripeness

By Megan Scudellari | April 30, 2012

The device could help grocers and food distributors better monitor fruits and vegetables.

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Sweet and Sour Science

By Ruth Williams | February 1, 2012

Japanese researchers unravel the mystery of miracle fruit.

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