Biofilms protect bacteria, and you're probably familiar with them as build-up on surfaces of equipment around the farm. But new research reveals some mastitis-causing bacteria use biofilms to survive inside the mammary gland.
Almost 19 years in the making, Maharashtra’s Assembly, the largest populated state in India, passed the Maharashtra Animal Preservation Bill, restricting cattle slaughter in the western region of the country. The Bill, which was first introduced in 1995, and recently became law after President Pranab Mukherjee gave his approval.
The Canadian Seed Trade Association (CSTA) welcomed the announcement of Royal Assent for Bill C-18, An Act to Amend Certain Acts Relating to Agriculture and Agri-Food (the Canadian Agricultural Growth Act).
The recent news from the FAA on proposed rules for commercial use of drones will be broadly discussed and debated at Drone World Expo, taking place Nov. 17-18, 2015, at the San Jose, Calif., Convention Center.
Here is what a few members of the advisory board had to say about the proposed FAA rules.