crops

This is how the world growing more and more food with less land

Posted in Science on 17th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Two decades ago, food production started rising independently of new land.

To Feed the World, We May Need to Hack Photosynthesis

Posted in Science on 29th Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

In the past decades, yield improvements have slowed as crops have reached their biological limits. If we are to continue hastening growth, crop breeding might not be enough.

Norway to grow food crops in space

Posted in Science on 22nd Nov, 2014
by Alex Muller

A team of scientists in Norway are set to research the possibility of growing plants and food crops in space.

Dutch team is developing crops fed by sea water

Posted in Featured, Science on 20th Oct, 2014
by Alex Muller

"We dont see salination as a problem, we see it as an opportunity."

Ozone pollution in India kills enough crops to feed 94 million people in poverty

Posted in Science on 6th Sep, 2014
by Alex Muller

In one year, Indias ozone pollution damaged millions of tons of the countrys major crops, causing losses of more than a billion dollars.