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News from 2014 tagged as food

December

Rising temperatures predicted to lower wheat yields press release

Antibiotic resistance is a gut reaction for some bacteria press release

Scientists create ingredient that will make you feel fuller press release

BBSRC community invited to join Valuing Nature Network news

Black-grass Resistance Initiative gets battle underway news

IFR announces new test for detecting horse meat press release

November

TGAC and JIC identify new genetic markers to combat yellow rust disease in wheat press release

Plant co-existence: insights from a 171 year Rothamsted experiment press release

Research Councils scheme commits £1M to boost farming sustainability and productivity news

October

Position statement on new crop breeding tools published by UK's major plant science funder BBSRC press release

£5M for agricultural innovation press release

Research paves way for new generation of fungicides press release

BBSRC and NERC fund initiatives to protect soils and safeguard global food security BBSRC press release

Great British bioscience pioneers – Professor Johnathan Napier feature

£6M research funding boost for farmed fish, shellfish and aquatic life news

September

Comments invited on BBSRC food security report news

Botulism's genetic triggers found press release

New superfoods could help protein keep bodies healthy press release

Barley business for beer brewing nets scientists enterprise funding press release

August

Images with Impact Competition Open House news

Machine learning advances help to tackle cancer press release

Great British bioscience pioneers – Professor Howard Atkinson feature

July

Bees able to spot which flowers offer best rewards before landing, new research shows press release

Study shows how we metabolise folic acid risks overexposure press release

Breakthrough in fight against deadly chicken disease press release

Great British bioscience pioneers – Professor Helen Sang feature

Great British bioscience pioneers – Professor Richard Mithen feature

£7M for new approaches to tackling bovine tuberculosis BBSRC press release

Scientists complete pig exome press release

June

Bloodsucking mite threatens UK honeybees BBSRC press release

£4M of diet and health research to benefit UK consumers BBSRC press release

New crop breeding technologies discussed news

Plants sense water in soil to grow roots in the right direction press release

Gene study shows how sheep first separated from goats press release

Could spiders be the key to saving our bees? press release

BBSRC and NSF renew funding to improve photosynthesis to feed and fuel the world press release

Great British Bioscience Festival exhibit starts its tour press release

May

Better understanding of disease resistance genes in crops news

Public-private research partnership to support sustainable agricultural systems BBSRC press release

Planned new Food and Health Research Centre at Norwich Research Park press release

Pesticides in bee decline – call for evidence-driven debate press release

BBSRC Food, Nutrition & Health Dialogue report published news

A synthetic biology approach to improve photosynthesis press release

What fuels Salmonella's invasion strategy? press release

April

Ticks help spread lumpy skin disease among cattle press release

Changing cows' diet could help tackle heart disease press release

KTP: Improving the health and well-being of dairy cows feature

Scientists grow longer lasting salad press release

March

New study finds strong link between obesity and 'carb breakdown' gene press release

£4M for Agricultural Innovation press release

New international partnership aims to unlock wheat's potential BBSRC press release

Proposed new Food & Health Research Centre at the Norwich Research Park news

Food and fuel production needs to change say experts at IBEC 2014 news

Scientists gain insights into pig disease which costs farmers millions BBSRC press release

Virtual bees help to unravel complex causes of colony decline BBSRC press release 

February

Managed honeybees linked to new diseases in wild bees BBSRC press release

GM spuds beat blight press release

Hidden crop pest threat to poorer nations revealed press release

Genetic chip will help salmon farmers breed better fish press release

How bacteria communicate with us to build a special relationship news

High temperatures affect male fertility in plants press release

Secrets of potato blight evolution could help farmers fight back press release

New funding to create healthier and safer food press release

January

Initiation of Pwllpeiran Upland Research Platform press release

GM purple tomato harvest press release 

Rothamsted Research submits application to Defra for permission to carry out GM field trial press release

New Year brings refreshed strategy news

Pesticides linked to smaller worker bees press release

York scientists investigate the fibre of our being press release

Research priorities reviewed to reduce Campylobacter food poisoning from poultry news

Safeguarding the future supply of our daily bread news

Europe is short of 13 million honeybee colonies for crop pollination press release