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High-fiber wheat plants grow in a Calyxt greenhouse in New Brighton

Gene-Editing Startups Ignite The Next ‘Frankenfood’ Fight

By Rod Nickel (Reuters) In a suburban Minneapolis laboratory, a tiny company that has never turned a profit is poised to beat the world's biggest...
An employee of the vineyard M.R. Mathias Wolf harvests grapes in Loerzweiler

German Wine Growers Harvesting Early Due to Heatwave

LOERZWEILER, Germany (Reuters) While many German farmers fret about the sweltering heat which has damaged their crop, wine growers are harvesting early thanks to...
Kolarski of the Fischereiverein Association fills fish he found dead in the Rhine River into a box in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Swiss Aid Drought-Hit Farmers, Pull Dead Fish from Rhine

ZURICH (Reuters) Switzerland will cut import tariffs on livestock feed and offer interest-free loans to help farmers deal with a drought, the federal government...
A smoothie made with "Limitless Good" 100 percent Baobab fruit powder is seen at the home of "Limitless Good" owner Dan Nessel in Northampton

‘Superfood’ Craze Makes Big Business of Africa’s Baobab

By Edward McAllister Mangoule, SENEGAL, (Reuters) Taerou Dieuhiou has been shinning barefoot up baobab trees in Senegal's southern Casamance region to collect the oblong fruit...
The Wider Image: Australia's drought - the cancer eating away at farms

Australia’s Drought Is Like A Cancer Eating Away at Farms and...

By David B Gray GUNNEDAH, Australia, (Reuters) From ground level, Australia's drought looks like a featureless, brown dustbowl, but from the air it transforms into...
Dried out farmland is seen near Geinsheim

German Farmers Step Up 1 Billion Euro Aid Call after Drought...

By Michael Hogan HAMBURG (Reuters) German farmers intensified calls for around 1 billion euros (£891.6 million) in special aid on Tuesday after crop damage from...
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