Food production : plants that can grow in different seasons and places (Science Daily)

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http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/09/110901134643.htm

Manipulating Plants’ Circadian Clock May Make All-Season Crops Possible

ScienceDaily (Sep. 3, 2011) — Yale University researchers have identified a key genetic gear that keeps the circadian clock of plants ticking, a finding that could have broad implications for global agriculture.

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Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.