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Agribusiness vies with democracy in California, book says

October 13, 2021 Cornell University 0

A four-generation struggle for social and economic justice across California’s fertile agricultural fields is illuminated for the first time in a new book revealing dire consequences of land consolation to rural livelihoods, civic interests and democracy itself. The book, “In the Struggle: Scholars and the Fight Against Industrial Agribusiness in Read More

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Elizabeth Losos — Tipping Point For Survival

October 12, 2021 Duke University 0

Climate scientists are increasingly worried the planet may be close to one or more tipping points. Once triggered, these events could initiate abrupt and potentially irreversible impacts. The spark might be the collapse of an Antarctic ice sheet, leading to meters of sea level rise. Or perhaps an Amazon forest Read More

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Elizabeth Losos: Tipping Point For Survival

October 12, 2021 Duke University 0

Climate scientists are increasingly worried the planet may be close to one or more tipping points. Once triggered, these events could initiate abrupt and potentially irreversible impacts. The spark might be the collapse of an Antarctic ice sheet, leading to meters of sea level rise. Or perhaps an Amazon forest Read More

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Canadian research team earns Borlaug Gene Stewardship Award

October 8, 2021 Cornell University 0

The rust-resistant wheat cultivar development team at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) earned the Borlaug Global Rust Initiative (BGRI) 2021 Gene Stewardship Award for their long-standing innovations and strategies to combat wheat rust in Canada and around the world. The BGRI Gene Stewardship Award is the premier recognition for researchers Read More