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The Plant Pulse July 25, 2011
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The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and even ...
The Plant Pulse July 25, 2011, The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science. We hope this compilation of stories and information will serve as an interesting, - Roots & Shoots Bono, obviously taken by the dialogue, asked multiple questions about the Center
The Plant Pulse June 17, 2011
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/The-Plant-Pulse-june-17-2011
The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and even ...
The Plant Pulse June 17, 2011, The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science. We hope this compilation of stories and information will serve as an interesting, World Food Day Junior Board - Roots & Shoots The Junior Board serves as the backbone
The Plant Pulse September 30, 2011
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    Investing in African agriculture -  St. Louis American “It is a privilege and honor for me to be invited by the Honourable Minister of Agriculture to contribute to the long-awaited effort to rebuild Nigeria’s agricultural sector,” Fre ...
recognizes JR Board member during Back to School speech - Roots & Shoots, KSDK Fellow 2011 Junior Board, .” Agriculture 101: A graphic novel - Roots & Shoot Agriculture is a topic that has become so
The Plant Pulse October 28, 2011
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  Bill Gates Accepts Hunger Award, Says Focus on Poor Farmers "More Important Than Ever" - Gates Foundation Gates spoke at the U.S. Department of State, where he and philanthropist Howard Buffett received the George McGovern Leadership ...
Summit - Roots & Shoots The National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts (NAABB, . Retraction Watch, Ivan Oransky visits the Center - Roots & Shoot Ivan Oransky, executive editor
The Plant Pulse February 17, 2012
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Machine Can Tell If Plants' Genes Are Modified By Watching Them Grow Popular Science Genetically modifying a seed is a complex process on its own, but plant biologists also need to study the physical changes, comparing how genetically modified p ...
. Let the Secret Out Roots & Shoot I also find that many of the region’s biggest boosters tend, for success Roots & Shoots Evidence has shown that, if planned and executed well, innovation clusters can
The Plant Pulse March 23, 2012
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From dollar store to microbiology: Student gets his dream job Roots and Shoots I see myself working at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention running my own research lab, to rid the world of famine or find a cure for some disease,” said C ...
The Plant Pulse March 23, 2012, From dollar store to microbiology: Student gets his dream job Roots and Shoots I see myself working at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention running my own research lab, to rid the world of famine or find a cure for some disease,” said Cox, a junior biology major at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. Solae makes most-ethical companies list, place showing in 2009. Drip, Drip, GONE. Roots and Shoots As members of the plant
Plant Pulse
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/plant-pulse111513
The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science.
and viral pathogens. Gene that Makes the Roots of Plants Grow Downward Discovered International Rice Research Institute An international team has discovered the gene that makes the roots of rice
(Chicago Tribune) A plant of last resort
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Biocassava a meal ticket for famine-stricken East Africa By Greg Burns 6:16 a.m. CDT, October 1, 2011 ST. LOUIS, Mo.—The terrible famine in East Africa has many causes, but one of the least appreciated involves a staple in the diet of 800 million p ...
people worldwide. Cassava roots look a little like potatoes, and just as those starchy brown tubers, , Ethiopia and Somalia. The Horn of Africa depends on cassava as a food of last resort. The roots, of a naturally occurring poison that currently requires labor-intensive processing before the roots
Researchers Demonstrate Control of Devastating Cassava Virus in Africa
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International partnership makes progress to develop product for African farmers  ST. LOUIS, MO, August 7, 2012— An international research collaboration recently demonstrated progress in protecting cassava against cassava brown streak disease (CBSD), ...
percent of their daily calorie intake from the starchy cassava tuberous roots. In the East African, the edible tuberous roots, but visual symptoms on leaves and stems are sometimes difficult to detect, on the Center scientists, news,education outreach and “Roots & Shoots” blog help keep visitors up
High Pressure Freezing Technique Paired with Electron Microscopy and Tomography Reveals Previously Unknown Mycorrhizal Compartment
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This discovery may be key to understanding nutrient and water uptake in crops.
the function of plant roots the symbiosis is known as mycorrhiza (“fungal roots”). A number of startup, freeze the root tissue. Using high pressure jets (~2000 atmospheres) of liquid nitrogen the roots