Mutant Fruit Flies to the Rescue

Two modified genes in these lab-produced male flies will induce them to kill themselves off... (more)

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Inside Job: A New Chip Tells Farmers When to Water

A new type of moisture monitor makes the leap from measuring soil levels to gauging... (more)

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Ant Farm: These Insect Cowboys Harvest, Herd and Milk

Ants mastered husbandry way before us - about 50 million years ago - and they... (more)

Lina Zeldovich
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Chilling Milk Directly From the Cow for India’s Dairy Farmers

India is the world's largest milk producer -- but much of that milk doesn't make... (more)

Lina Zeldovich
February 26, 2014
Building a Better Tomato Through the Sense of Smell

How a molecular biologist and horticulturist at the University of Florida is attempting to make... (more)

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