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    Corn: Does GMO Increase Crop Yields? 21 Years of Data Says Yes. Feb 26, 2018

    🕔Feb 26, 2018
    While many studies show that genetically modified crops contribute to yield gains, GMO critics say that they don’t. Such claims, they say, are industry talking points drawn from industry-funded studies. […]

    USA Rice Wants GM Rice from China to Stay There Jan 30, 2018

    🕔Jan 30, 2018
    Last week, Chinese news agencies excitedly reported on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granting approval to an experimental genetically modified rice strain, Huahui-1. USA Rice does not share […]

    Genetically Modified Crops: 28 Countries, 18 Mln Farmers, 10 Species Dec 14, 2017

    🕔Dec 14, 2017
    Genetically modified crops were planted on a record 457.4 million acres globally in 2016, up 3 percent from the 444 million acres planted in 2015, according to statistics released by […]

    Soybeans: Modified Hybrids Yield More in Future Climate Conditions May 4, 2017

    🕔May 4, 2017
    By 2050, we will need to feed 2 billion more people on less land. Meanwhile, carbon dioxide levels are predicted to hit 600 parts per million–a 150 percent increase over […]

    U.S. Organic Ag Not Meeting Demand – DTN Nov 17, 2016

    🕔Nov 17, 2016
    Organic and non-GMO sales in the U.S. amount to chicken feed, but that chicken feed is increasingly imported because U.S. farmers aren’t in a position to fill demand for certified […]

    Ag Groups Call GMO-Free Dannon Pledge Flimflam – DTN Oct 18, 2016

    🕔Oct 18, 2016
    Agriculture groups are fighting back against a campaign launched by yogurt company Dannon to promote non-GMO yogurt to consumers. In a letter sent Monday to Dannon’s chief executive officer, agricultural […]

    Ag in Politics: Clinton Pushed on GMO Labels – DTN Oct 13, 2016

    🕔Oct 13, 2016
    The WikiLeaks release of John Podesta’s emails opens up details on how Hillary Clinton’s campaign has been pushed on an array of political issues, including legislation on labeling GMO crops. […]

    Crop Production: Is There Still Value in GM Crops? Sep 19, 2016

    🕔Sep 19, 2016
    The day after the Bayer/Monsanto agreement was announced this week, The Wall Street Journal had an article entitled “Behind the Monsanto Deal, Doubts About the GMO Revolution” (subscription required or […]

    Soybeans: USB Busts 5 Myths on Soy Products, Production Aug 10, 2016

    🕔Aug 10, 2016
    Soy consumption is up 14 percent since 2011, yet confusion lingers over soy’s role in everything from human health to food production. To clear up misperceptions, the United Soybean Board (USB) […]

    Weed Scientists Say Herbicide Resistance Predates GMO Crops by 40 Years Jul 14, 2016

    🕔Jul 14, 2016
    You may think weeds resistant to herbicides are a new phenomenon linked to the overuse of glyphosate in genetically engineered crops, but according to the Weed Science Society of America […]

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