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Biotech Crops Are Winning Over Farmers

Fortune magazine’s Marc Gunther wrote a blog this week about the growing adoption of  biotech …

Bill Gates: Embrace Genetic Modification or Starve

Bill Gates has a terse response to criticism that the high-tech solutions he advocates for …

For Preventing Hunger, Biotechnology is Key

The journal Nature recently published an article authored by Calestous Juma, director of the Agricultural …

Future Requires Both Innovation and Collaboration

The Wilmington News Journal’s recent article, “GMOs: 10 Simple Questions (and Some Surprising Answers)” garnered …

Biotech by the Numbers: 7 Billion, 3 Billion, and 150

This week we’ve seen a lot of big numbers in the news headlines:  7 Billion, …

On Food Day, Basic Human Needs Should be Top Priority

By Ab Basu, Executive Vice President (Acting), Food and Agriculture, Biotechnology Industry Organization Here in …

Want a less abundant and more expensive food supply? Rally against biotech

As millions of Americans struggle during these tough economic times, one thing we don’t have …

Bill Gates: Innovation is Key to Helping Poor Farmers

“I’ve never been a farmer,” Bill Gates confessed at The Chicago Council’s Symposium on Global …

Face of a "Giant Agribusiness"

The Huffington Post ran on May 13 a very articulate piece authored by Minnesota corn …

Ag Biotechnology Playing Bigger Role in Food Output

CNBC published an online article on April 26 about technology’s role in meeting global food …