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The Global Plant Council (GPC) is a coalition of national, regional and international societies and affiliates representing plant, crop and agricultural and environmental sciences across the globe.

The GPC seeks to bring together all those involved in plant and crop research, education and training, to facilitate the development of plant science for global challenges such as world hunger, energy, climate change, health and well-being, sustainability and environmental protection.


Parasitic plants may form weapons out of genes stolen from hosts

Sneaky parasitic weeds may be able to steal genes from the plants they are attacking and then use those genes against the host plant, according to a team of scientists.

What the ancient CO2 record may mean for future climate change

The last time Earth experienced both ice sheets and carbon dioxide levels within the range predicted for this century was a period of major sea level rise, melting ice sheets and upheaval of tropical forests.


13th Nordic Photosynthesis Congress

Copenhagen, Denmark

The 13th Nordic Photosynthesis Congress (NPC) is to be held in Copenhagen from 25 to 28 October 2016. The NPC has been a meeting point for photosynthesis researchers in the Nordic and Baltic countries since its first edition in 1991, and has thus become an occasion to meet friends and colleagues.

US Senate decides on the ratification of the International Treaty on PGRFA


On 28 September 2016, the United States Senate provided its consent for President Obama to deposit the instrument of ratification for the country to become a member of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.