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Every Arabica coffee plant may come from a single common ancestor

Arabica coffee beans are vulnerable to extinction because of a lack of genetic diversity Alicia Llop/Getty ImagesDNA sequencing has confirmed that a lot of...

Grim Diwali for farmers as post monsoon showers damage crops

Maize and cotton growers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district did not celebrate Diwali this year as their crops were destroyed due to heavy post monsoon...

Droughts will affect 60% of wheat-producing areas by 2100: Study

Up to 60 per cent of wheat-growing areas around the world may see simultaneous, severe...

Here’s What Happened in The 21 Years Since GM Crops Were...

Despite being grown and consumed for over two decades, there's still a huge amount of misinformation and confusion that surrounds genetically modified (GM) foods.Researchers...

The EU Just Made a Dramatic Move to Protect Bees

The European Union has announced it will ban the world's most widely used insecticides within 6 months, due to the damage they're doing to...

A Giant US Retail Corporation Just Filed a Patent For Autonomous...

Like an episode out of Black Mirror, Walmart has filed a patent for autonomous robotic bees, technically called pollination drones, that could potentially pollinate...