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Food security news from 2019

September

Funding partnership to tackle top horticultural pest and diseases press release

£5.3m joint investment to support sustainable food production in Latin America BBSRC press release

August

BBSRC collaboration with US funders NSF and NIFA to support Breakthrough Technologies to Advance Crop Breeding news

Where are the bees? Tracking down which flowers they pollinate 

June

Over £2.4m joint investment to combat pests and microbe pathogens of crops and livestock in Brazil BBSRC press release

May

The winter weather window that is costing UK rapeseed growers millions news

April

Targeting how fungi 'taste' wheat could be key to developing control press release

Chicken immune genes could help commercial breeders reduce viral infections news

March

Testing milk samples could enhance foot-and-mouth disease surveillance news

New study on the impact of farming technologies on salmon robustness news

February

Understanding feather formation could lead to cooler birds news

Research and innovation support the UK's leading agricultural event BBSRC press release

Survey seeks to gauge public opinion on gene-edited meat press release

Rapid gene cloning technique will transform crop disease protection press release

January

UK at forefront of global R&D collaboration with £79 million investment press release