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Ag Biotech at BIO’s International Convention: Telling Your Story

The Food and Agriculture track sessions at the 2015 BIO International Convention kicked off on …

Genetic Engineering Helps Plants Survive In Drought

The Sacramento Bee ran a timely op-ed about how technology can help farmers deal with …

The Incentive to Beat Climate Change

On May 27th, Rick Duke, deputy director for climate change at the White House Office …

Biobased Products Offer the World a Promising Solution: Petroleum Products Caught Off-Guard

It takes 450 years, almost half of a century, for a plastic bottle to decompose. …

Skip the 1,000-Calorie Burrito and Chipotle's Dishonest Food Snobbery

For some reason, the news seems to be teeming with stories related to Chipotle’s announcement …

Earth Day 2015: How Biotech Has Revolutionized Farming and Transformed the Global Bioeconomy

Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which events worldwide are …

When Did Science Become a Dirty Word?

Cathleen Enright wrote a thoughtful commentary for CNBC on about how consumers are increasingly standing …

Can Biotech Opponents Quash Scientific Facts?

Why are GMO opponents so worried about scientists who talk about biotechnology? Are they worried …

UK Government Adviser: Organic Farming Not Always Best

The Guardian reported on remarks by a UK government scientific adviser stating that organic farming …

Scientists, Regulators Brief NRC Committee on GE Crops

The National Research Council’s Genetically Engineered (GE) Crops Committee held its second public meeting in …