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3  GM Animals

In combination with: Ireland;

Theravance Biopharma : Summary ToggleTheravance Biopharma Reports Data from Phase 1b Study of TD-1473 in Oral Presentation at Digestive Disease Week ( External link

Source country 4-traders Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:23:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] Biotech[1]; healthy[1]; protein[1]; [Ireland] Ireland[1]; DUBLIN[1];

Entities: Oral Presentation[1]; William Sandborn[1];

Other categories: Blood Products; Herpes; Herpes Zoster; Blood Products Adverse Effects;

DUBLIN, Ireland, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBPH) ('Theravance Biopharma' or the 'Company') today reported data from the exploratory Phase 1b study of the gut-selective pan-Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor, TD-1473, in an oral presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2019....

Avery Dennison's M-use focuses on future trends in Wine & Spirits External link

Source country beveragedaily Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:30:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] GM[1]; animal[1]; food[1]; [Ireland] Ireland[1];

Entities: William Reed[1]; Supply Chain[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; WHO; GM Animals;

US superstore Walmart and European retailer Carrefour adopted blockchain in the last year to trace items from farm to shelf. In one pilot programme, Walmart found by using blockchain, mangos can be traced back to their source farm in 2.2 seconds; without the technology it would have taken six days, 18 hours and 26 minutes to identify the farm....

3  Food poisoning

In combination with: United Kingdom;

Pill containing gut bacteria 'could help fight incurable Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and cancer' External link

Source country dailymail Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:30:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Foodpoisoning] lot[1]; poisoning[1]; food[2]; [UnitedKingdom] geo[Pill];

Entities: Duncan Peyton[1];

Other categories: Probiotic; Feed; Sweeteners; Artificial Tissues Adverse Effects;

It is then freeze-dried and given to patients in the form of a daily pill. The method is different to faecal transplants, where the entire microbiome is transferred to patients. After the tumours are removed, researchers will inspect the cancerous tissue to see whether the bacteria boosted the body's ability to fight the cancer....

Foreign Agricultural Service administrator Ken Isley defends using the chemical to wash poultry External link

Source country derbytelegraph Tuesday, May 21, 2019 1:07:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Foodpoisoning] lot[1]; poisonings[1]; food[13]; [UnitedKingdom] geo[UK];

Entities: Ken Isley[2]; Jeremy Corbyn[1]; Michael Gove[1]; Mr Gove[1]; Donald Trump[1];

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Ken Isley said: "I think the concerns and fear are unfounded. I would stack US food safety and our food safety record against anywhere in the world," "Chlorinated chicken is an example. That practice and processing is very, very limited in the US now and is being phased out, not for food safety reasons but because newer technologies become available"

A senior US official has dismissed concerns over chlorinated chicken entering the UK after Brexit, saying they are "unfounded". Ken Isley, the Foreign Agricultural Service administrator, criticised EU food standards as "old-fashioned". He defended the use of the chemical to wash poultry, a practice.......

2  Spodoptera frugiperda

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ASALs face 50pc fall in food supply External link

Source country businessdailyafrica Tuesday, May 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [SpodopteraFrugiperda-PHT] army worm[1]; fall army worm[1]; [Kenya] geo[Wajir];

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A drought agency says half of the counties, mainly in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASALs), will record a decline of 50 percent in food production in the current crop season, highlighting the impact of delayed rains on this year’s main season. National Drought Management Authority (NDMA) says 23.......

Armyworm outbreak: Kisumu farmer stare at huge losses External link

Source country nation-ke Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:01:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [SpodopteraFrugiperda-PHT] Armyworm[1]; Fall armyworm[2]; armyworms[1]; fall armyworm[1]; armyworm[3]; fall armyworms[1]; [Kenya] geo[Kisumu];

Entities: Charles Omondi[1];

Other categories: Pesticides;

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Charles Omondi told: “With the Fall armyworm infestation, I have lost hope. With the help of county agricultural officers, we have sprayed the maize fields but the pests are still visible,”

. Tuesday May 21 2019. A farmer shows a maize plant that has been attacked by fall armyworms on May 6, 2019. Maize farmers in Kisumu County have been warned of fresh fall armyworm attack. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA | NATION MEDIA GROUP In Summary. Kisumu County Director for Agriculture Sylvester Oketch.......

2  GMOs in Environment

In combination with: Italy;

Lack of Bees Threatens Crops, Experts Warn External link

Source country laht Tuesday, May 21, 2019 5:05:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] tomatoes[1]; genetically modified[1]; coffee[1]; risk[1]; Threatens[1]; Biodiversity[1]; apples[1]; crop[1]; cocoa[1]; [Italy] ROME[1]; Rome[1];

Entities: Bostjan Noc[1]; Peter Kozmus[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; FAO; Pesticides;

ROME – A lack of bees and other pollinators is leading to a loss in crops in certain regions of the world, beekeeping associations warned on Monday on the occasion of Bee Day. During a conference in the Italian capital Rome, vice-president of the International Federation of Beekeepers’ Associations.......

5 fizzing farm grenades for the next EU legislature External link

Source country politico-eu Tuesday, May 21, 2019 4:53:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] environmental[2]; biodiversity[2]; gene[1]; Health[1]; GMO[1]; GMOs[2]; cocoa[1]; environment[2]; genetically modified[2]; olive[1]; safety[2]; safe[1]; Safety[1]; [Italy] Italy[3]; geo[Italy];

Entities: De Castro[1]; Esther Herranz[1]; Marine Le Pen[1]; Matteo Salvini[1]; Vytenis Andriukaitis[1]; Phil Hogan[1]; Paolo De Castro[2];

Other categories: EFSA; GMOs in food & feed; Pesticides;

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Paolo De Castro said: "We will open a new chapter in the CAP and will discuss more on this. But apart from the CAP, the most interesting files will be dealt with by the ENVI committee,"

Food has never been so political. Marine Le Pen wants to ax the Common Agricultural Policy . Matteo Salvini, Italy's interior minister, is campaigning with farmers against “a Europe that fills tables and shops with junk food that arrives from the other side of the world....

2  GMOs in food & feed 2

In combination with: Italy;

Entra nel vivo la formazione Campus Peroni in collaborazione con il Crea, anche Teramo tra gli atenei coinvolti External link

Source country 247libero Tuesday, May 21, 2019 8:02:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] miglioramento genetico[1]; mais[1]; salute[1]; [Italy] Salerno[1]; Firenze[2]; Italia[1]; Padova[1]; Perugia[1]; geo[Padova];

Entities: Federico Sannella[1];

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Teramo. Entra nel vivo la formazione Campus Peroni, il progetto promosso da Birra Peroni, in collaborazione con il Crea, il Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria, con il coinvolgimento delle Università di Firenze, Teramo, Tuscia, Padova, Perugia e Salerno....

Shall enter in vivo training Campus Peroni in collaboration with the creates, also Teramo between member universities involved

Teramo. Enter into training Campus Peroni, Peroni beer from the project, in collaboration with the causes, the council for research in agriculture and analysis of the agricultural economy, with the involvement of the university of florence, Teramo Tuscia, Padua, Perugia and Salerno.

Campus Peroni, al via seminari formativi nelle università External link

Source country finance-yahoo Tuesday, May 21, 2019 5:18:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] miglioramento genetico[1]; mais[1]; salute[1]; [Italy] Firenze[3]; Roma[1]; Italia[1]; geo[Roma];

Entities: Luigi Cattivelli[1]; Federico Sannella[2];

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Roma, 21 mag. (askanews) - A partire da mercoledì 22 maggio prenderà il via infatti il primo ciclo di seminari negli atenei di Firenze, Teramo e Tuscia. Le giornate di studio - dal titolo "Campus Peroni: la filiera integrata dell'orzo e della birra in Italia" - saranno dedicate agli studenti dei.......

Campus Peroni, al via seminars formativi in universities

Rome, 21 mag. (askanews) - from Wednesday, 22 may will start the first round of seminari imparted in florence and Teramo Tuscia. The days of study, entitled "Campus Peroni: the filiera integrata barley and beer in italy" - will be devoted to the students the...

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