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Super clones to conquer coconut crisis

Coconut fruit of the Malayan Yellow Dwarf variety Super clones to conquer coconut crisis Ageing coconut palm trees could be replaced quickly and cheaply by superior cloned coconuts being developed by University of Queensland researchers. PhD student Eveline Kong, from ...

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Growing tomorrow’s horticulture

A new Centre for Horticultural Science will be launched at UQ next year.   Growing tomorrow’s horticulture A new Centre for Horticultural Science will be launched at The University of Queensland in 2018 to respond to the demand for plant-based ...

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Frankenfood or the future of agriculture?

Consumers will soon be eating gene-edited foods that have added nutrients.   Frankenfood or the future of agriculture? Consumers will soon be eating gene-edited foods that have added nutrients, potatoes that do not turn brown, and mushrooms with a longer ...

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UK Research Validates, Tweaks BMPs for Woodlands

forest management practices UK Research Validates, Tweaks BMPs for Woodlands After spending 10 years collecting and analyzing data, University of Kentucky forestry researchers have determined which best management practices are effective and which need minor adjustments in order to protect ...

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