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The White House Releases its Strategy for Restoring Pollinator Habitats

Today, The White House released its National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and …

Is a National Fund to Promote Organic Produce a Good Idea?

Slate recently posted an interesting discussion about the Organic Trade Associations’ requested check-off program. “Checkoff” programs …

G-20 Enacts Plan for Improving Global Food Security

Agripulse reported that on Monday, May 11, 2015, the United States Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack released …

European Union Lags Well Behind the U.S. in Innovation

There are many different explanations for the euro crisis: poor fiscal management, loose banking regulation, etc…But …

LanzaTech CEO Holmgren Selected to receive the 2015 BIO Rosalind Franklin Award

BIO announced today that Dr. Jennifer Holmgren, Chief Executive Officer of the innovative carbon recycling …

Give Your Mom a Color-Changing Petunia for Mother's Day!

Nikolai Braun and Keira Havens of Revolution Bioengineering have figured out a way to genetically engineer certain flowers …

Let’s Make Food Issues Real

New York Times editor Mark Bittman recently published an impressive op-ed discussing the current food movement …

GM Crops Help Ensure Global Food Security Through Higher Crop Yields

Today, BIO announced that PG Economics has released its report  “GM Crops: Global Socio-Economic and …

Industrial Biotechnology Journal Becomes the Official Publication for the BIO World Congress

Today, BIO announced that the Industrial Biotechnology (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers) Journal will become the …

Was the Sweet Potato a Natural GMO?

NPR recently reported that the first genetically modified crop wasn’t made by a megacorporation or or …