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- Wall Street Journal
When the fungus overtakes a wheat stem, it rots it from the inside, collapsing the wheat into a black mass. It can destroy a farmer's crop in no time.
- Grain News
"Applying our control method could significantly reduce annual losses caused by corn smut and other fungi," said Principal Investigator, Dr. Thomas Smith and Research Associate Member.
“With last year’s food crisis, price spikes, and hunger and malnutrition afflicting more than 1 billion people for the first time ever, there has been a global shift from efforts for just food security to food self-sufficiency,” said Clive James, chairman and founder of ISAAA. “With a current population of 1.3 billion, biotech crops are a critical component for China and other countries to gain self-sufficiency.”
- Academy of Science of St. Louis
From in-depth lectures to private behind-the-scenes tours, the Academy of Science - St. Louis offers a wide range of events catering to all ages and backgrounds.
-St. Louis Beacon
"I liked science in high school and I was very good in math," Kutchan said. "I really, really liked a chemistry course I had and a teacher absolutely influenced me to go into chemistry in college."
Last year, Governor Jay Nixon declared the first week of March as METS Week in Missouri. METS stands for Math, Engineering, Technology, and Science! And SCOPE celebrates science, math, engineering and technology everyday through our many programs that highlight the pathway from Education to Workforce.
- St. Louis American
There are encouraging signs, such as the development of the Danforth Plant Science Center, efforts within the RCGA to develop growth strategies from within clusters of related industries, and the public-private collaboration to entice China to invest in St. Louis as a new cargo hub.
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