Global Warming: More Insects, Hungrier For Crops

An image of wheat and wheat aphids.

Crop losses for critical food grains will increase substantially with global warming, as rising temperatures boost the metabolism and population growth of insect pests, new research says.

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Learning the Business of Craft Brewing

For Renee Hamblin, a typical day at Queen City Brewery may involve bottling the latest brew, scheduling the week’s social media posts, or leading a focus group for market research.

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Jane Kolodinsky with GMO labeled food product

Mandatory Labels Reduce GMO Food Fears

As the U.S. Department of Agriculture prepares guidelines for labeling products that contain genetically modified ingredients, a new study from the University of Vermont reveals that a simple disclosure can improve consumer attitudes toward GMO food.

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