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Canberra duo win major accolade for agriculture research

Canberra duo win major accolade for agriculture research | Harvest news | Scoop.it
Two Canberra researchers have become the latest recipients of the UK's Rank Prize for their pioneering research of new wheat varieties that flourish in dry conditions.
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SA RIRDC Rural Women's Award finalists named - Agriculture - General - News - Stock Journal

SA RIRDC Rural Women's Award finalists named - Agriculture - General - News - Stock Journal | Harvest news | Scoop.it
AN Adelaide Hills horticulturalist and a Coorong livestock producer are the South Australian finalists for the 2014 Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation Rural Women’s Award.
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Landmark court case on genetically modified food production begins

Landmark court case on genetically modified food production begins | Harvest news | Scoop.it
A landmark case on the right to grow genetically modified crops begins in the WA Supreme Court today.
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CO2's impact on wheat - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal

CO2's impact on wheat - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal | Harvest news | Scoop.it
MAINTAINING the quality of wheat varieties grown in Australia is likely to be a challenge as the earth’s CO2 levels continue to rise.
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World's first Brussels sprout battery

World's first Brussels sprout battery | Harvest news | Scoop.it
Scientists in the UK have created the world's first battery made entirely of Brussels sprouts.
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Wharley: looking for love - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal

Wharley: looking for love - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal | Harvest news | Scoop.it
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Charger barley powers through - Agriculture - Cropping - Grains - North Queensland Register

Charger barley powers through - Agriculture - Cropping - Grains - North Queensland Register | Harvest news | Scoop.it
THE second year of commercial trials are underway in SA for a new variety of barley, Charger, developed in a three-way partnership with Carlsberg, Heinekin and the University of Adelaide.
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'Black frosts' add to weird October weather

'Black frosts' add to weird October weather | Harvest news | Scoop.it
This spring's abnormal weather patterns have taken a toll on the state's agricultural sector with rare outbreaks of so-called “black frost” costing millions of dollars in lost produce.
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More Riverina vines damaged by frost

More Riverina vines damaged by frost | Harvest news | Scoop.it
Grape growers in the NSW Riverina are in disbelief after frost wiped out entire blocks of fruit.
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Flood-tolerant rice: The future of agriculture

Flood-tolerant rice: The future of agriculture | Harvest news | Scoop.it
With sea levels rising and weather conditions worsening, plant scientists continue to search for ways to save agricultural plants from environmental threats to sustain the world's food supply.
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Broccoli compound protects rats from lethal radiation | Science News

Broccoli compound protects rats from lethal radiation | Science News | Harvest news | Scoop.it
Treatment shields healthy cells from gamma ray attack but lets tumors die.
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SA's anti-GM food stance is "undermining science" - InDaily | Adelaide News

SA's anti-GM food stance is "undermining science" - InDaily | Adelaide News | Harvest news | Scoop.it
One of South Australia's most senior agricultural scientists says the state's continued moratorium on genetically modified crops is damaging the status of science.
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RAPID REACTION: GM canola court case begins in WA – experts respond – AusSMC - Australian Science Media Centre

The Australian Science Media Centre (AusSMC) is an independent, non-profit service for the news media, giving journalists direct access to evidence-based science & expertise.
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Trials measure frost sensitivity - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal

Trials measure frost sensitivity - Agriculture - Cropping - General News - Stock Journal | Harvest news | Scoop.it
FROST is the last concern for most farmers in our current summer climes, but for researchers at the University of Adelaide, it remains a key focus.
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Brussels Sprout Battery Lights up a Christmas Tree

Brussels Sprout Battery Lights up a Christmas Tree | Harvest news | Scoop.it
This year a group of young scientists decided to use Brussels sprouts for a very different purpose, and help kids view this vegetable in a whole new light.
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Thousands in rural scholarships go unclaimed

Thousands in rural scholarships go unclaimed | Harvest news | Scoop.it
Rural students are missing out on thousands of dollars worth of unclaimed education scholarships.
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Brewing Performance of Malted Lipoxygenase-1 Null Barley and Effect on the Flavor Stability of Beer

Brewing Performance of Malted Lipoxygenase-1 Null Barley and Effect on the Flavor Stability of Beer | Harvest news | Scoop.it
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Mining and food need water (ScienceAlert)

Mining and food need water (ScienceAlert) | Harvest news | Scoop.it
The next mining boom and the future of food all depend on whether Australia has enough water, a study has found.
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Winning the debate and losing the audience - Agriculture.com

Winning the debate and losing the audience - Agriculture.com | Harvest news | Scoop.it
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Winning the debate and losing the audience
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This week may be remembered as the Great GMO Debate at the World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa.
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World Food Day: New technologies key to future food security - 2011 live exports fall 110,000 short of quota - News

World Food Day: New technologies key to future food security - 2011 live exports fall 110,000 short of quota - News | Harvest news | Scoop.it
As countries around the world gear-up for World Food Day tomorrow, Australia is reminded of the important role it plays in feeding a growing global population.
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