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Mercedes will supply Bimbo with enviro-friendly Sprinter Vans

Grupo Bimbo claims 30% savings with Mercedes van deal

By Oliver Nieburg

Mexican bakery manufacturer Grupo Bimbo has established an alliance with Mercedes-Benz for eco-friendly vans that it claims will reduce operating costs by 30% compared to its last vehicles.

Work under-way in the UK to develop GM corn variety for Africa

UK scientists take on €8.2m grant for GM corn development

By Kacey Culliney

A €8.2m ($10m) grant has been given to researchers at the John Innes Center in the UK to develop GM varieties of corn that are able to absorb nitrogen from the atmosphere, thus eliminating the use of fertilisers.