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Food Security & Climate Change Challenges Accelerating
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Research at the Danforth Center includes the search renewable, clean energy, using algae and oilseed crops such as camelina. Center scientists are also focused on developing crops that require less nitrogen-based fertilizer and harmful pesticides the ...
Food Security & Climate Change Challenges Accelerating, Research at the Danforth Center includes the search renewable, clean energy, using algae and oilseed crops such as camelina. Center scientists, of the challenges that climate change will pose to food production. As I have reported before, and Climate Change calls for an ambitious new program to tackle the problems of food supply, food waste, that is one the biggest sources of such emissions. “Food insecurity and climate change are already
(AidsNews) Uganda: Cassava conference to tackle climate change head-on
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16 May, 2012  by Neil Palmer An important announcement from our colleagues at the Danforth Plant Science Center:  Global alliance to gather to consider strategies for overcoming challenges of global climatic change at international cassava conferenc ...
(AidsNews) Uganda: Cassava conference to tackle climate change head-on, 16 May, 2012 by Neil Palmer An important announcement from our colleagues at the Danforth Plant Science Center: Global alliance to gather to consider strategies for overcoming challenges of global climatic change at international cassava conference. ST. LOUIS, MO, May 15, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership, priorities for R&D that will enable cassava production to withstand global changes in climate
(St. Louis Public Radio) Missouri Institutions To Share $20 Million Grant To Study Climate Change
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The National Science Foundation has awarded $20 million to academic and research institutions across Missouri to study climate change.
(St. Louis Public Radio) Missouri Institutions To Share $20 Million Grant To Study Climate Change, By VÉRONIQUE LACAPRA The National Science Foundation has awarded $20 million to academic and research institutions across Missouri to study climate change. Five states, plus the U.S., , to helping communities respond better to climate change. The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center’s, .” Walker said researchers from different institutions will work together in teams focusing on climate
Ag Innovation Showcase Experts Forecast Population Growth, Rising Wages and Climate Change Combine to Hurt Future Food Supplies Globally
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ST. LOUIS (May 23, 2011) -- A volatile recipe of exploding population growth, climate change, falling crop yields and more demand for meat and diary will put world agriculture under tremendous pressure, experts said at the Ag Innovation Showcase, hel ...
Ag Innovation Showcase Experts Forecast Population Growth, Rising Wages and Climate Change Combine, population growth, climate change, falling crop yields and more demand for meat and diary will put, , lower crop yields from climate change and rising wages in Africa, Asia and Latin America, agriculture. He even projected a future where, due to climate change, the U.S. would not export, under threat of climate change. Parts of Latin America, Asia and Brazil also will be hit hard
(Newsweek) Genetically Modified Rice Could Withstand the Ravages of Climate Change
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Over 3 billion people across the globe depend on rice for survival—it’s one of the most widely consumed food crops, providing over one-fifth of the calories consumed by humans worldwide.
(Newsweek) Genetically Modified Rice Could Withstand the Ravages of Climate Change, “I’ve never had so many students want to take part in a project,” says Jane Langdale. “They want to save the world.” Langdale, a professor of plant development at the University of Oxford, is part of a team of scientists from 12 universities in eight countries working to develop a new strain of hyperefficient, drought-resistant rice known as C4. And in a world with a rapidly changing climate where nearly
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Region Grapples with Hotter Future as it Looks to Adapt to Climate Change
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Danforth Center associate member and Geraldine and Robert Virgil distinguished investigator Todd Mockler, Ph.D., was featured on the front cover of the Post-Dispatch over the holiday weekend.
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Region Grapples with Hotter Future as it Looks to Adapt to Climate Change, To learn more, read the full article HERE., (Collection), (Collection)
(St. Louis Public Radio) Danforth Center’s corn study could make crops more resilient to climate change
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Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center want to learn how a changing climate could affect the fertility of corn and other major crops.
(St. Louis Public Radio) Danforth Center’s corn study could make crops more resilient to climate change, Researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center want to learn how a changing climate could affect the fertility of corn and other major crops. Read More, (Collection), (Collection)
(St. Louis Post Dispatch) Shorter winters across Missouri: Who wins, who loses?
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A combination of climate change and variations in weather patterns is causing winter to shorten.
(St. Louis Post Dispatch) Shorter winters across Missouri: Who wins, who loses?, A combination of climate change and variations in weather patterns is causing winter to shorten. Read More, (Collection), (Collection)
Plant Pulse
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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 events, and the impact of plant science.
Plant Pulse, Climate Change Seen Posing Risk to Food Supplies The New York Times Climate change will pose sharp risks to the world’s food supply in coming decades, potentially undermining crop production and driving up prices at a time when the demand for food is expected to soar, scientists, that of climate change, require efforts to find solutions in all sectors of society and that we engage, with a markedly warmer climate. Agriculture: both part of the problem and part of the solution. The Humming
The Plant Pulse August 5, 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 August 5, 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, that has less impact on the food supply. Will Climate Change Make Life Harder for Girls, as they enter into an adulthood of second-class citizenship. Now, a study finds, climate change threatens