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News from 2015 tagged as food

December

£10M UK-India Virtual Joint Centres in Agricultural Nitrogen news

£14M funding for major long-term science studies BBSRC press release

November

Future wheat cultivation will be limited by adverse weather in Europe press release

National Capability launched as a LEAF Innovation Centre press release

TGAC announces an important milestone in wheat research press release

From starving chicks come greedy birds press release

Rothamsted Research and the Value of Excellence news

October

Competition to design farming related science activities news

International Wheat Yield Partnership awards funding for eight projects news

Lobsters, scallops and whisky among £17.8M Agri-Tech projects press release

Scientists produce beneficial natural compounds from plants in tomatoes press release

Early-career researcher competition to produce GFS report on sustainable nutrition news

September

Yeast treasure-trove goes live news

First GFS Food System Resilience call opens news

Smoother tasting ice cream in the pipeline press release

August

Accelerating forage breeding to boost livestock productivity press release

TGAC leads scheme to reduce threat to Vietnam's most important crop press release

Progress toward the perfect pea press release

July

£4.7M for science to benefit British farming BBSRC press release

Six studies funded to improve our diets and health BBSRC press release

'Selfish' bacteria link IBD and gut microbiota changes press release

The first GM oilseed crop to produce omega-3 fish oils in the field press release

June

GM wheat did not repel aphid pests in the field press release

Britain needs 'super-sub bees' to maintain food supply press release

Transatlantic science connection for better beer press release

£4M to fund important food crops from BBSRC and NERC news

May

Global Food Security (GFS) develops new funding programme news

April

Innovator of the Year news

March

A new vision for Food, Nutrition and Health research news

Over £6M funding awarded to protect British livestock BBSRC press release

£16M boost for agricultural innovators press release

'Superfeed' lupin will provide soya-grade protein from UK farms press release

How do we choose the food we eat? feature 

New study reveals widespread risk of infectious diseases to wild bees press release

Step change for screening could boost biofuels press release

Global surveillance leaves 'cereal killers' nowhere to hide press release

February

Study shows urban habitats provide haven for UK bees BBSRC press release

New tools to breed cereal crops that survive flooding press release

Scientists find potential way of controlling leaf blotch disease in wheat press release

January

Oil from GM plants can substitute fish oil in fish feeds press release

New world-class scientific collaboration to combat devastating crop rusts press release

Impacts of bioscience: 2007-2013 feature 

Smart farming technique to boost yields and cut fertiliser pollution press release

Rothamsted Research appoints Head of Site at North Wyke press release

The International Wheat Yield Partnership appoints Program Director press release

New Director for Institute of Food Research news

PHI-base – a database to protect crop yields and human health press release