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The session on global organic farming and market trends took place on February 14, 2018 at BIOFACH,...
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An olla is a terra cotta clay pot that is buried neck deep in a garden, raised bed or container. The unglazed clay pot is filled with water and plants are planted around it....

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Legumes are widely-consumed plants that use soil bacteria to obtain nitrogen through root nodulation. The process is energetically costly, and so legumes inhibit nodulation when soil nitrate is available. However, the mechanism that drives this inhibition is unknown. Researchers found that NRSYM1 is responsible for inhibiting nodulation in the presence of nitrate, and acts by directly regulating gene expression. The findings may aid agricultural efforts to improve the crop efficiency of legumes.
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The organic market in Europe continues to grow. In 2016, it increased by 11.4 % and nearly reached...
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The latest global data on organic farming worldwide will be presented by the Research Institute of...
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A study of the diets of 34,000 people confirms that a diet high in fruit and vegetables is better for the planet than one high in animal products. The study also finds that organic food provides significant, additional climate benefits for plant-based diets, but not for diets with only moderate contribution from plant products. This is the first-ever study to look at the environmental impacts of both food choices and farm production systems.
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Visionary Landscapes, by Kendall H. Brown, features 5 masters of Japanese gardening: Hoichi Kurisu, Takeo Uesugi, David Slawson, Shin Abe and Marc Peter Keane. Each designer...

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Researchers have uncovered how certain soil microbes cope in a phosphorus-poor environment to survive in a tropical ecosystem. Their novel approach could be applied in other ecosystems to study various nutrient limitations and inform agriculture and terrestrial biosphere modeling.
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The session on the European organic market will take place place from 5 to 5.45 on February 14,...
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The session on global organic farming and market trends will take place place from 4 pm to 4.45 pm,...
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