How tweaking `hybrid vigor` gene generates higher tomato crop yields

Researchers have determined a way to produce more tomato fruit without sacrificing that unique and necessary bushy plant shape.

Scientists find way to boost crop yield

Scientists have found a way to improve yields of some crops by understanding their evolutionary process that made them significantly more productive than others over the years, a study said.

Scientists find way to boost crop yield

Scientists have found a way to improve yields of some crops by understanding their evolutionary process that made them significantly more productive than others over the years, a study said.

Plant stress signals early warning about drought

In July this year, farmers in the US Midwest and plains regions watched crops wilt and die after a stretch of unusually low precipitation and high temperatures.