▷ Korean indigenous yeast that can replace imported yeasts for beer brewing was discovered.
▷ The newly found strain of yeast is expected to make beers with rich flavors such as fruit, caramel and rose flavors.
National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR) under the Ministry of Environment announced that it found indigenous ye..
▷ The international symposium titled "National Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol on ABS: Sharing Lessons & Discussing Challenges" will be held in Seoul. Biological resources-rich countries such as China, India and Myanmar will attend the symposium.
▷ Korea-Myanmar Vice Ministers Meeting will be held as well to discuss ways to f..
Attention level warnings on water quality for Seungchonbo Reservoir and Jooksanbo Reservoir on the Yeongsangang River have been lifted.
According to the Yeongsangang River Regional Environmental Office on the 10th, the National Institute of Environmental Research lowered the water quality attention level warnings on both reservo..
The city of Gwangju said on the 10th the nearly 1,000 kg of agro goods that have been distributed throughout the city in the first half of this year have been disposed of for exceeding pesticide residue limits.
Among the 1,563 cases tested for safety, 16 cases weighing a combined total of 949kg showed levels going over the pesticide resid..
Scorching heat is prevailing in Gwangju and Jeollanamdo.
Gwangju Regional Meteorological Administration on the 12th issued heat wave warning on Gwangju and advisories on Yeosu, Muan, Naju, Damyang, Hwasun, Bosung, Jangheung, Yeongam, Hampyeong, Yeonggwang and Jangseong of Jeonnam.
Heat wave advisories issued on Gokseong, G..