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Can Technology Drive New Spurt in Agricultural Productivity?

Rapid increases in productivity have more than doubled U.S. agricultural output since the end of …

#BIOABS16 Will Highlight Biotech Solutions to Combating Emerging Infectious Diseases

More than 60 percent of infectious diseases in humans are spread from animals, and 75 …

Celebrate International Beer Day with Biotech!

On the first Friday of every August, bars, restaurants, beer lovers and pubs all over …

Explore IFIC's "Future of Food" Blog Series

The International Food Information Council (IFIC) Foundation is dedicated to the mission of effectively communicating science-based …

GMO Labeling Next Steps: "USDA is Preparing for the Onslaught."

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 306 to 117 to pass legislation that …

BIO Delivers Keynote at the DoE's Bioenergy 2016!

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office held its ninth annual “Bioenergy 2016: Mobilizing the Bioeconomy …

A Sheep Named Dolly - A Look at the First Cloned Animal Twenty Years Later!

On July 5, 1996, scientists at Scotland’s Roslin Institute announced that they had successfully cloned the first …

American Farm Bureau Federation: Price Tag on July 4th Picnic Holds Steady

“Americans will be paying a bit more for their Fourth of July barbecues this year, …

Once Again Greenpeace is in the Hotseat!

Do you remember in 2013 when a large group of angry farmers attacked and destroyed a …

Scientists Prove Agriculture Has Existed for 25 Million Years!

…But the earliest evidence doesn’t come from humans. A team of researchers from James Cook University and …