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Farming

Farming

Pertaining to agriculture; devoted to, adapted to, or engaged in, farming; as, farming tools; farming land; a farming community. The practice of cultivating the land or raising stock.


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Re: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms

... if that’s not enough, heck, ants are even doing it. Here’s a BBC video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43id_NRajDo The only previous attempts at farming aphids I could find online were to feed people’s pet frogs, the concepts they used could be easily scaled up, and all were simply using pea ...

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by erialsneider
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms
Replies: 2
Views: 2645

Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)

... diabetes either. However, I would suspect that heart disease and diabetes have been problems for much longer than cancer. Indeed, we haven't been farming animals for milk for very long, but we already see genetic differences in places where milk was a necessity. In those people, the enzyme lactase ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)
Replies: 4
Views: 3715

question about edible drug in plants

Dears I want to produce drug in plants (Molecular farming) by expression my gene in lettuce. i have a challenge, it is enzymatic degradation in the stomach. my question is " Are there any amino acid sequences that protect my drug in stomach?" ...

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by ardalan
Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:08 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: question about edible drug in plants
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Views: 825

Re: Succession

... the number of species from three insect groups which are thought to be extinct or close to extinction in three different habitats in the UK. (i) Farming often produces temporary areas of bare soil on which colonisation may start, but these data show that many species of insect associated with ...

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by jsmith613
Thu Dec 01, 2011 7:18 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Succession
Replies: 6
Views: 3370

Succession

... sure what they way I for sure don't understand what they want for 3cii) Here is my intepretation of 3ci) Succession would be interrupted by farming practice which leads to a loss of habitat; many insects depend on colonising plant species; which destroyed by farming; farmers often decide ...

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by jsmith613
Wed Nov 30, 2011 10:31 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Succession
Replies: 6
Views: 3370
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