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10.04.2017 - ILVO press release
Making feed conversion on Flemish pig farms drop again

16.03.2017 - VIB-UGhent press release
Higher seed production in maize: new gene discovered

08.03.2017 - UGhent press release
Cold tolerant miscanthus delivers more biomass

03.03.2017 - FOD Volksgezondheid press release
Microplastics also in sea salt

23.02.2017 - ILVO press release
Antibiotics are detectable in pig saliva, quickly tested with the ROPE test

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