Pamela Ronald studies the genes that make plants more resistant to disease and stress. In an eye-opening talk, she describes her decade-long quest to isolate a gene that allows rice to survive prolonged flooding.
SFM] Update – Pesticides and Ag Biotech Crops – Hawaii Counties Cannot Enact their Own Bans or Regulations on these agricultural measures since it would pre-empt State laws that regulate potentially harmful plants, according to the Opinion of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, affirming a[…]Read More »
Today, information is shared at an unprecedented speed. Not so at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and USDA’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS), both of which have been conspicuously silent online this week. Read moreRead More »