Volkswagen-FAW plant in Chengdu halts production amid COVID wave

BERLIN, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) and FAW’s (SASACJ.UL) plant in Chengdu, China has halted production for the past week due to rising coronavirus cases, and two of the…

New discoveries could improve cheese production and safety, lead to novel cheeses — ScienceDaily

New research shows that the flavoring of various soft cheeses is due in part to the bacteria that colonize them during the ripening process. The research is published in Microbiology…

French glassmaker Duralex halts production amid energy crisis in Europe – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) Duralex CEO Jose Luis Llacuna recently announced that their company – the largest glass manufacturer in France – has suspended its operations for five months due to the rising…

Chinese EV maker Nio resumes production after COVID shutdown | Business and Economy

China is battling a rising number of COVID cases with tough curbs that have significantly disrupted businesses. Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio has resumed production at its two factories in…

China’s Nio suspends production due to COVID measures

BEIJING, Nov 2 (Reuters) – Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio (9866.HK) said on Wednesday it has suspended production due to COVID-19 curbs, as rising cases across the country cause…

Researchers have developed a technique that could help fine-tune the production of monoclonal antibodies and other useful proteins. — ScienceDaily

Using an approach based on CRISPR proteins, MIT researchers have developed a new way to precisely control the amount of a particular protein that is produced in mammalian cells. This…

Nanoporous intermetallic compounds that boost hydrogen production — ScienceDaily

Hydrogen has the highest energy density (120 MJ/kg) of all known substances, approximately three times more than diesel or gasoline, meaning it could play a pivotal role in sustainable energy…

PS Okidi Calls for Holistic Approach to Boost Agricultural Production

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of water and Environment, Alfred Okot Okidi has called for a holistic approach in handling challenges of Agricultural production Okidi said there is need for value…

USDA launches $500 million grant program for domestic fertilizer production – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is offering $500 million in grants to bolster domestic fertilizer production to spur competition and combat the massive price increases of the past few months.…

Hurricane Ian takes out FERTILIZER production for North America, power grid DOWN, widespread supply chain damage – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The devastation of Hurricane Ian has implications far beyond Florida itself. One of the largest fertilizer companies in the world, Mosaic, is located right in the devastation path…