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The Nobel prize in medicine has been awarded to a Japanese cell biologist for discoveries on how cells break down and recycle their own components. Yoshinori Ohsumi, 71, will receive the prestigious 8m Swedish kronor (£718,000) award for uncovering “mechanisms for autophagy”, a fundamental process in cells that scientists believe can be harnessed to fight […]

Yoshinori Ohsumi wins Nobel prize in medicine for work on ...


The Qatari government encourages local farmers to use innovative agricultural methods to boost production as well as provides support to promote organic farming in Qatar’s agricultural industry, said an expert. “The government is encouraging new ways to boost production of farms like hydroponics. Farmers who use hydroponics, for example, can take loan from the government […]

Qatar props up organic farming





The Benefits Of Storage Grain In Steel Silos     Most often, grain is stored in warehouses and there is nothing wrong about it. Warehouses can store the grain according to your particular requirements and follow all the necessary procedures to protect the grain for long periods of time. However, steel silos to store grain […]

The Benefits Of Storage Grain In Steel Silos




Jane MacQuitty: organic wine is on the up     The standard is improving, but there needs to be a standardisation of regulations. The organic sector, worth almost £2 billion, was up by 5 per cent last year, the third consecutive year of growth, and is likely to grow more than 5 per cent in […]

Jane MacQuitty: organic wine is on the up


Germany’s organic vineyards hit by climate change Going organic can make vineyards more resilient to climate change. But this summer, warm, wet weather in Germany has brought an infection farmers say they cannot effectively fight without synthetic chemicals. Jörg Belz knows how to find relief from the blazing sun. He leads the way to a […]

Germany’s organic vineyards hit by climate change