Findings point to previously unknown way that bacteria may become resistant to life-saving antibiotics

Cornell University to collaborate in USAID's Feed the Future Innovation Lab

There are no GMO research programs primarily prioritising the protection of health and the environment

Varieties of rice grains

Long-forgotten varieties of the staple crop can survive flood, drought and other calamities. The challenge is bringing them back

Bill prohibits use of toxic pesticides on all Hawai‘i County roads, parks, waterways, drainage ways, trails, sidewalks, and bikeways

bag of cotton seeds

Potentially dangerous new GMO gains US FDA approval to be fed to humans and animals – poor and hungry targeted. Report: Claire Robinson

The days of the mass-produced pappy white British supermarket loaf may be numbered. Meet the bread heads revolutionising the way we eat

biting mosquito

Why is an Oxitec-linked author leading an attack on her own paper? Report by Claire Robinson and Jonathan Matthews

Case follows a 54-year-old Melbourne gardener launching legal action against the company in June

MEPs point to risk of higher pesticides levels and link between soy production and deforestation – as well as repeating criticism over authorisation process