Food output

Man-made photosynthesis to boost food output

Photosynthesis, one of the most powerful biological processes on earth, permits plants to convert solar energy into food and fuel, but with only one percent efficiency.

Feb 19, 2012, 13:54 PM IST

Tweaking plants` bio-clock can up food output

Tweaking the biological clock of plants could make global food shortages a thing of the past.

Sep 04, 2011, 14:43 PM IST

Tweaking plants` bio-clock can up food output

Tweaking the biological clock of plants could make global food shortages a thing of the past.

Sep 04, 2011, 14:43 PM IST

Indian govt to study reasons for shrinking wastelands

The government is keen to expand area under cultivation to boost food output.

Sep 05, 2010, 15:42 PM IST