Plant Scourges
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | May 31, 2014 | 1 min read
A sampling of some of the most devastating crop pathogens
Proteinaceous Cassava Lacks Protein
Jef Akst | Sep 19, 2012 | 2 min read
A PLOS ONE study claiming to have jacked up the essential crop with a gene to allow the plant to produce protein is retracted.
Marriage Affects Crop Diversity?
Jef Akst | Oct 31, 2011 | 1 min read
Nuptial arrangements between members of African farming communities could have influenced the genetic diversity of the staple crop cassava.