Soy, Corn Biotech: 10% Yield Jump, Sooner Than You Think – DTN

🕔May 17, 2018For many years, advances in crop technology have focused on specific production traits like herbicide tolerance or insecticide production. Photosynthesis — the driving force behind all plant life — was […]

Arkansas Rice: Researchers Add Gene Editing to Breeding Toolbox

🕔Aug 2, 2017Rice scientists are developing advanced gene editing tools for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture crop breeding toolbox. Rice breeders today develop improved varieties from genetic breeding stock […]

Center for Food Safety Sues APHIS Over GMO Info – DTN

🕔Aug 26, 2015USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service violated the Freedom of Information Act by not responding to numerous requests for information from the Center for Food Safety on the agency’s […]

House Bill Advances to Block State Efforts to Lable GMO Foods – DTN

🕔Jul 14, 2015Diving into the contentious food-labeling debate, the House Agriculture Committee voted Tuesday to advance a bill that would restrict states’ ability to require labeling for any foods with ingredients from […]

Wheat: Aphid Resistant Gene Fails Test – DTN

🕔Jul 2, 2015The quest for GE wheat was dealt another setback this month, when UK scientists revealed that an aphid-repellant wheat variety didn’t hold up under field conditions. The five-year venture was […]

Sorghum: Still Untouched by Genetic Engineering, but for How Long? – DTN

🕔Jun 12, 2015Doug Bice chooses his words carefully when he talks about sorghum’s status as a non-genetically engineered (GE) crop. As director of high-value markets for the Sorghum Checkoff, Bice is well […]

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