Breus relacionats amb la biotecnologia ag, Comerç- i potser alguns altres interessants elements que hi ha relacionats amb l'agricultura-es publicaran en aquesta pàgina durant tota la setmana (com la setmana progressa novament afegit elements serà en verd al fons de les seccions). Sigui segur per comprovar periòdicament!

COMERÇ, COMERÇ RELACIONATS AMB, TRANSPORTATION, TEMES RELACIONATS:

Trump names Robert Lighthizer to head trade negotiations effort – Premsa de granja del Delta – Per les lleis de Forrest (Jan 4)
President-elect Trump’s pick for U.S. Trade Representative has experience fighting for U.S. fabricació, ag interests.
Poor Infrastructure Plagues Brazil AgricultureBloomberg via AgWeb (Jan 4)

Enllaç: http://www.agweb.com/article/poor-infrastructure-plagues-brazil-agriculture-blmg/

Trump’s trade pick knows we have a China problem – Washington Post, Editorial (Jan 8)

Enllaç: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trumps-trade-pick-knows-we-have-a-china-problem/2017/01/08/dc23efd8-d43e-11e6-9cb0-54ab630851e8_story.html?utm_term=.504354c43d51

AS TRUMP KILLS THE TPP, CAN CHINA-BACKED RCEP FILL THE GAP? – Sud de la Xina matí Post – By Bhavan Jaipragas (Jan 9)

Enllaç: http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/geopolitics/article/2060041/trump-kills-tpp-can-china-backed-rcep-fill-gap

AG, AG TECH, PRODUCCIÓ, TEMES RELACIONATS:

New HLB positive tree found in urban Cerritos, Calif. – Premsa granja occidental (Jan 2)
This detection will result in a new HLB quarantine encompassing portions of Los Angeles and Orange counties.
Second GM crop ready for release – L'estrella diària (Bangla Desh) – Jan 6

Three years after the release of Bt Brinjal, Bangladesh is going to get its second genetically modified (GM) crop — a disease resistant potato…”

Enllaç: http://www.thedailystar.net/frontpage/blight-resistant-potato-save-tk-100cr-year-1341061

Career profile: ‘Dr. Wheat’ talks food science, modificació genètica – Els temps de Seattle (originally Detroit Free Press, by Frank Witsil) – Jan 6

“One of the things people should know about food science is that we generally start out as people who like to cook and like to give people food that is wholesome and nutritious,” says Deirdre Ortiz, head of Kellogg’s global wheat program.””

Enllaç: http://www.seattletimes.com/nwshowcase/careers/job-profile-dr-wheat-talks-food-science-genetic-modification/

These Foods Aren’t Genetically Modified but They Are ‘Edited’ – De Nova York – By Kenneth Change (Jan 9)

Enllaç: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/09/science/genetically-edited-foods-crispr.html?_r=0

POLÍTICA, REGULADOR, ACTIVISME, TEMES RELACIONATS:

Design of GMO corn ‘equivalencestudy flawed: US animal scientist – Alimentar Navigator – Per Jane Byrne (Jan 6)

A new study on GM corn, involving French researcher Séralini, whose previous work has generated controversy, has spurred scientific debate on both sides of the Atlantic.

The next generation of food tech? Nobel Laureates discuss future of food – Aliments Navigator EUA – By Louis Gore-Langton (Jan 4)

The Nobel Foundation’s ‘Your plate, our planet’ event featured talks by start-ups boasting the world changing power of new food technologies like ‘food computers’ and tropical weather forecasting.

It’s alarmingly easy for terrorists to contaminate our food supplyThe New York PostBy Hank Parker (Jan 7)

Enllaç: http://nypost.com/2017/01/07/its-alarmingly-easy-for-terrorists-to-contaminate-our-food-supply/

THE TRUMP EFFECT ON AG ISSUES IN WASHINGTON – L'agricultura amb èxit – By Chuck Abbott (Jan 4)

Veteran farm-policy hands say regulatory relief will be the new administration’s first order of business for agriculture.

Enllaç: http://www.agriculture.com/news/business/the-trump-effect-on-ag-issues-in-washington

As Trump meets biotech CEOs, farm advisers fret over empty USDA spot – Reuters – By Tom Polansek and PJ Huffstutter (Jan 12)

Enllaç: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-agriculture-idUSKBN14W1LH