Agriculture and Food Systems
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(2020)Agricultural biotechnology, such as genetic modification, has been proposed as a way to face food security and climate change. All new crop varieties with altered genetics must be subjected to safety assessments to fulfil ...
(2020)Microbes are a vital part of ecosystems and play key roles in the essential processes of the functioning. In agriculture, microbial ecology has wide reaching impacts on crop growth and quality commodity production. As a ...
Betaine and Isoquinoline Alkaloids Protect against Heat Stress and Colonic Permeability in Growing Pigs (MDPI, 2020-10-01)Heat stress (HS) compromises productivity of pork production, in part as a result of increased oxidative stress and inflammatory responses, particularly within the gastrointestinal tract. This study aimed to investigate ...