LATEST NEWS FROM Biological Advancements

16:27PM Feb 26, 2019

Biologicals Come of Age

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Industry investment and scientific breakthroughs could help close the yield gap
10:27AM Feb 26, 2019

Biologicals Come of Age

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Industry investment and scientific breakthroughs could help close the yield gap
13:05PM Sep 21, 2018

Soil Holds the Secret to Mitigating Climate Change

AgWeb Guest Editor
AgWeb Contributor
Food production doesn’t have to be a victim of climate change. New research suggests that crop yields and the global food supply chain can be preserved by harnessing the critical
10:30AM Aug 20, 2018

Weaponizing Oxygen to Kill Infections and Disease

AgWeb Guest Editor
AgWeb Contributor
Scientists are using light to activate oxygen, which then wipes out antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The method also could be used to treat other microbial infections, and possibly even cancer.
15:01PM Aug 07, 2018

CRISPR Diversifies: Cut, Paste, and Now– Evolve

AgWeb Guest Editor
AgWeb Contributor
A creative new application for CRISPR is a platform to spur evolution of specific genes inside cells. “EvolvR,” lets scientists shake up the DNA letters in their gene of choice
19:41PM Jun 12, 2018

Farm Sense: Biohacking Revolution

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer
Biohacks are changing agriculture as we know it.
05:00AM May 26, 2018

Iowa State Team Wins Worldwide 2018 Food Solutions Challenge

Iowa State University
AgWeb Contributor
An Iowa State team received $5,000 for its proposal to improve the shelf life of cassava, which is a staple food in Africa and can rot within three days after