This week’s summary on the news stories, reports and blogs that have grabbed our attention. We welcome your thoughts and comments on these articles.
Rice gene digs deep to triple yields in drought, SciDev.Net
Short-term action needed to meet 2° warming goal – report, Thomason Reuters Foundation
Keeping pace with plant pathogens, National Science Foundation
Hungry for change, The Age
Put a corn cob in your tank, The Wall Street Journal
Mali’s fish traders get wise to wetland conservation, Thomson Reuters Foundation
Paper recommendation: Landscape Sustainability Science, Ideas for Sustainability