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Spicy Cuisine Originated in Mexico 1,500 Years Ago
...tions through the centuries prevented decay of the crop
remains, which include corn, squash, beans, avocados and chilli peppers. The study was focused on the two upper layers of ash and debris, known as Zone "A" and "Super-A," spanning the period circa A.D. 500-1500. Perry distinguished different cultiv...
First Genetically Engineered Maize Resistant to Maize Streak Virus Produced in S. Africa
... Africa. The MSV-resistant maize is the first GE crop
developed and tested solely by Africans. Accordi...an Africa but, in certain years, a farmer's entire crop
can be wiped out. In their study presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Plan...
Elevated Carbondioxide may Have Negative Impact on Ecosystem
...dy is far-reaching since soybeans are an important crop
to many different economies. Furthermore, while this study is specific to one plant and insect pairing, these findings will help inform the on-going debate on CO2 exposure and global change. Contact:Dr. Jorge Zavala, Sr. email@example.comKatie En...
Organically Grown Food More Healthier
...ficial fertilizers and pesticides and makes use of crop
rotation and good animal husbandry to control pests and diseases," wrote Williamson. "From a nutritional perspective, there is currently not enough evidence to recommend organic foods over conventionally produced foods." Gerry Hayman, the technica...
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