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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 …

Is Animal Biotechnology Progressing?

By David Edwards, PhD Director, Animal Biotechnology, BIO One year ago, I was pleased to …

Approps Amendment Sets a Dangerous Precedent

A number of media outlets including the New York Times reported on the June 15 …

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 …

Earth Day 2011: Five Ways Biotechnology is Earth-Friendly

As the world celebrates Earth Day 2011, the biotech industry is doing its part to …

Keep Biotech "Risks" In Perspective

The StarPheonix ran a commentary authored by Saskatoon-based farmer and agrologist Kevin Hursh about the …