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  • Jan 27, 2016
    blog

    Catching up with an expanding technology

    A specialized corn that makes producing ethanol easier is gaining traction in the market, but the process takes time and requires plenty of research....More
  • Jan 12, 2016
    blog

    Taking on the GMO labeling question

    One company - Cambpell - is going to start including labels for genetically engineered ingredients on its products. How will consumers react? No one knows....More
  • Jul 15, 2015
    blog

    One small gene change makes a difference

    The power of genetic science continues to grow and researchers answer some interesting questions - like why is corn, well, corn? New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison has found out an interesting answer to that question....More
  • Nov 6, 2014
    Commentary

    The labeling debate - a tech question? 2

    GMO labeling measure will keep coming, guess it's time for some help from the government....More
  • Oct 29, 2014
    blog

    Technology talk turns to here, and now

    Three-day media event offers 'data dump' about the future, but a current hot topic gets attention....More
  • May 5, 2014
    Commentary

    Dealing with food labels

    GMO labeling talk will go on - but what are food labels meant to do?...More
  • Feb 20, 2014
    blog

    Will 11 agricultural technologies feed the growing population?

    Food Security in a World of Natural Resource Scarcity is an important tool for targeting current and future investment decisions....More
  • Sep 4, 2013
    blog

    What excites a leading biotech researcher?

    Robb Fraley, World Food Prize Laureate and Monsanto's Chief Technology Officer talks about the next-generation tech that has his interest....More
  • Mar 14, 2012
    blog

    Ban air fresheners, not biotech

    It’s not often the topic of air fresheners comes up at an ag conference, so imagine my surprise when this flashed on a screen during a seminar at Crop World Global 2011: Every year, 2,000 people in the U.S. are hospitalized with injuries due to air fresheners....More

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