Update: Pollen Development at High Temperature: From Acclimation to Collapse

The seeds and fruits derived from the sexual reproduction of…

Scientists tackle deadly fall armyworm infestation devastating maize in southern Africa

From CIMMYT, by Brenda Wawa / February 23, 2017 "Smallholder…

Quinoa—quest to feed the world

The high-quality sequencing of a quinoa genome brings new potential…

New lines of broccoli flowers without need for cold treatment

Today the BBSRC strategically funded John Innes Centre has announced…

Breaking Ground: Monica Mezzalama keeps vital check on seed health and biosafety

"A curiosity for disease and a passion to cure led Mezzalama…

Opinion: Gender diversity leads to better science (PNAS)

In this Open Access article, Wullum Nielsen et al. explore the…

1135 Arabidopsis genomes reveal global pattern of polymorphism

There are many accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana beyond the…

Durable resistance gene Xa4 encodes a cell wall-associated kinase

Xa4 is a durable rice disease resistance gene that confers resistance…

Allelic diversity underlying flowering-time adaptation in maize landraces ($)

Landraces are native varieties that have been selected for adaptation…