Genetically modified organism

Growing interest in new breeding techniques in agriculture |

Consider this: It took thousands of years for the world’s population to reach 1 billion. Yet in just around 200 years it has suddenly increased sevenfold. The United Nations estimated that the world’s population reached 7.9 billion in December, exceeding agricultural capacity and posing more challenges, including hunger, malnutrition, climate …

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5 reasons why the debate on GMOs is closed

TAlthough we still hear moans and moans about GMOs – genetically modified organisms – this is mostly coming from a small, very vocal group. Most people are just not concerned about GMOs as they focus on real and pressing issues, like the climate crisis and the global COVID-19 pandemic. Even …

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PharmaCyte Biotech Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Operational Highlights

LAS VEGAS, December 15, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – PharmaCyte Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ: PMCB), a biotechnology company focused on developing cell therapies for cancer and diabetes using its live cell encapsulation technology, Cell -in-a-Box®, today announced financial results for its second quarter ended October 31, 2021 and provided an overview of …

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Dip King Tom Sarafian becomes Toum Sarafian with his latest release

When the Middle Eastern restaurant Bar Saracen closed, it left a hole in the hearts of Melburnians that could only be filled with hummus. And it was finally when ex-chef Tom Sarafian started selling his missing hummus in jar form, along with his new namesake brand. (Lee Ho Fook’s Victor …

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YUMY BEAR GOODS ANNOUNCES SALE OF POPULAR LOW-SUGAR GUMMIES

VANCOUVER, BC, December 10, 2021 / CNW / – Yumy Bear Goods Inc., (CSE: YUMY) (“Yumy Bear” or the “Company”) announces that it has temporarily sold out its popular strawberry peach and kiwi flavors. The company recently received a surge of orders from big chains across the country, prompting a …

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Fooditive develops cow-free genetically modified casein in Europe

Fooditive’s mission is to change the opinion of consumers towards genetically modified organisms (GMOs), while encouraging the abandonment of animal agriculture. One of the biggest hurdles for consumers wanting to adopt a vegan diet, suggested Moayad Abushokhedim, founder of the food scientist Fooditive, is in taste and texture. “The reason …

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Dismissing anti-GMO groups as COVID conspirators is a dangerous mistake

Hoping to keep their cause alive in the wake of the pandemic, the anti-GMO movement turned to an origin story of a lab leak for SARS-CoV-2. Their rhetoric seems quite reasonable, at least at first glance, and focuses on important issues that we should all be concerned about. The US …

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Water Soluble Packaging Market Size Expected To Exceed $ 4,295.57 Million By 2027

The water soluble packaging market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.1% by 2027. North America has dominated the global market and holds the largest share of the market. NEW YORK, USA, December 7, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – According to our latest market research on ‘Global Water Soluble Packaging …

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JICA-JAAN trains farmers in postharvest management and processing – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), in collaboration with the Japan Alumni Association of Nigeria (JAAN), organized a one-day workshop on fruit and vegetable production, handling and post-harvest processing , organized for farmers. JAAN President Ahmed Agbaranke said the workshop is aimed at helping farmers and traders maximize profits and …

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The future of fish consumption?

A group of researchers have proposed to relax the consumption of wild fish and promote laboratory-grown seafood. They believe this approach could successfully ease the pressure on global fisheries.. Image Credit: srimapan/Shutterstock.com The continued increase in the world’s population has dramatically increased the demand for food. Over the past two …

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