Hand with scissors editing DNA, CRISPR/Cas9

European Commission wants to allow new genomic techniques

The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a new regulation on plants bred using 'gene…

Editorial office / Brussels

Contaminated soil

Research into growing fiber crops on contaminated soil

A Belgian-French consortium will start new research into the cultivation of fiber crops on heavily contaminated…

Editorial office / Ghent

Corn field

US company Inari opens new R&D site in Ghent

Inari, a U.S. company revolutionizing agricultural R&D, has opened up its first overseas office in Ghent,…

Editorial office / Ghent

Hand holding plant

Patenting plants is still allowed

The European ban on the patenting of plants was declared invalid on 5 December by the…

Editorial office / Brussels