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What Happens When A Farmer Attends a Food Science Convention?

The story could start with a farmer and a food scientist walk into a bar…or …

7 Crops That Could Benefit from CRISPR

Since CRISPR was first described in 2005, the gene editing technology’s potential impact on agriculture, human …

Super Bowel: GMOs Make for a Super Party Spread

In honor of the big game this Sunday, I thought we would look at how …

Like It or Not, Africa’s Future Lies in GM Crops

Short-sighted opposition to biotechnology leaves farmers across the continent at the mercy of pests, disease …

This Single Mutation That Makes Corn—Corn!

Corn has been a fundamental base crop for 10,000 years and we depend on it …

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to Speak at BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

BIO announced today that Iowa Governor Terry Branstad will deliver remarks during an opening plenary …

GMO Answers Highlights the Potential of GM Varieties for non-GM Commodity Crops

Each week in February, GMO Answers highlighted a different commodity crop, its role in agricultural …

GMO Answers Takes a Fresh Look at the Value of Popular Commodity Crops

Each week during the month of February, GMO Answers has planned to introduce a new …

Farmers Will Respond Sustainably to Increased Demand for Food and Fuel

News of this year’s corn crop should put to rest the debate over whether the …

Food Before Fuel Is a Fight Between the States

Large swaths of the United States have experienced extreme and exceptional drought conditions this year. …