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SA Stud Book on unwanted mutations

We kick off today’s episode of Plaas TV with some complex topics.  Who is BioChek and what is adenosine triphosphate? Thomas Struckmeyer and Anné Calitz...

Can the EU’s acceptance of GE maize imports influence Africa?

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes The European Union (EU) is one of the regions that has, for some time, resisted the importation and cultivation...

Genetic improvement in commercial and stud herds in Southern Africa

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes In any population, genetic change is driven by the efficiency of selection in the stud populations. Progress in the...

Genex: Building strength through co-operation

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes Farmer co-operatives in South Africa and Peru are set to improve their profitability, productivity, resilience and competitiveness in the...

Considering the legal and IP implications of gene editing

Global food security is increasingly challenging in light of population growth, the impact of climate change on crop production, and limited land available for...

Goat meat excels, but supply remains limited

Due to its health value and excellent taste, goat meat has become more popular among consumers over the past few years, and goat farmers...