288 heads of lettuce for food bank

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Together with his colleagues, WUR PhD candidate Luuk Graamans has been growing lettuce in climate cells to determine whether lettuce can thrive in high temperatures…
The polar proteins can be seen in the corners and along the edges of the cells in this plant embryo. Photo: WUR Biochemistry.

Secret of plants’ sense of direction

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How does a plant cell know what its top, bottom and sides…

Lucky bamboo source of mosquitos that can cause diseases

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What do lucky bamboo and second-hand car tyres have in common? They…

‘The fishing method of the future’. Five questions on the ban on pulse fishing

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In the next months, a final decision will be made about a…

How did complex life come about? – Thijs Ettema is the new professor of Microbiology

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The Wageningen alumnus Thijs Ettema (41) has succeeded Willem de Vos as…
In PhD researcher Marije van Doorn-van Atten’s study, elderly people received advice on diet and exercise via a TV channel.

Dietary advice via TV helps the elderly

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More than one in three Dutch seniors who receive home care are…

Alpacas protect hens from birds of prey

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How do you make sure that free-range chickens are not attacked by…

Weighing turkeys still done manually

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Mathematicians have been unable to extract reliable weights from walking data of…

Making choices in the Mekong Delta

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Vietnam has to make a transition from its intensive export agriculture to…

Breeder improves on productive free-range chicken in Africa

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The Dutch breeding company Hendrix Genetics is to receive 9 million euros…