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Phenotyping 4 Profit – for disease resistance in plants

To accelerate resistant variety development in plant breeding programs precise, non-destructive and quantitative methods to evaluate plant disease resistance or ...
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NPEC in Korean documentary

This Korean documentary presents the increasing worldwide interest in Korean food and challenges the industry to move forward. Wageningen University ...
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Pasto quinoa reacts differently to salt than selRiobamba

In the Wageningen greenhouses, researchers from the Laboratory for Plant Breeding tested the growth and development of two quinoa varieties ...
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Opinion Paper ‘Crop Improvement Now and Beyond’ published

In the CropBoost project Jeremy Harbinson, Rene Klein Lankhorst et al. have published an Opinion Paper in the Special Issue ...
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NWA invitation to explore the potential of NPEC

One of the themes on the Dutch Science Agenda (Nederlandse Wetenschapsagenda, NWA) is “The sustainable production of safe and healthy ...
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NPEC selects PSI for HTP growth rooms

We are pleased to announce that we have selected the Czech company Photon Systems Instruments (PSI) to build the NPEC ...
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Virtual company tour SMART agriculture draws a lot of Japanese attention

On 22 June 2021, the East Netherlands Development Agency (Oost NL) organized with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the ...
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Tomatoes with high-tech doppelgängers

Will vegetable growers soon be able to create the perfect conditions for their crops using computer models? We plunge into ...
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What opportunities do biodegradable sensors have?

The more data, the better growers can control their cultivation. Sensors play a crucial role in this: they can tell, ...
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