Bee health

Beekeeping is an ancient tradition, and honey bees have been kept in Europe for several millennia.

Xylella fastidiosa

Xylella fastidiosa is a plant pathogenic bacterium that was detected in olive trees in Lecce province in Apulia, Italy, in October 2013 – the first


Ever since humans have grown plants and raised animals for food, they have selected plants and animals with beneficial traits for further breeding.

Chemicals in food

Chemicals are essential building blocks for everything in the world.