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BIO Announces 2019 Rosalind Franklin Award Winner: Reshma Shetty, Gingko Bioworks

In the 1950s, while a research associate at King’s College, Rosalind Franklin made the single …

George Washington Carver Award | Iowa Paves the Way for Biotech Innovation

Every year at the BIO World Congress, BIO recognizes an individual who has made a …

Plant Biotech Pioneer Retires

In February, as part of our 25th anniversary innovation series, we profiled the discovery and …

Vilsack: Advancements in Ag are Good for People and the Planet

Tom Vilsack, Former Agriculture Secretary and President/CEO of the U.S. Dairy Export Council, wrote an …

USDA Secretary Vilsack Addresses Attendees at Coexistence Workshop

On March 12 – 13, 2015 at North Carolina State University (NCSU), the U.S. Department of …

USDA Illuminates the Economic Benefits of Moving Toward a Biobased Economy

“A bioeconomy is one based on the use of research and innovation in the biological sciences to …

DOE Awards Grants to Biofuel, Chemical Biorefineries

Last month, Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced 19 biomass projects …