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.
President-elect Donald Trump has picked lawyer Robert Lighthizer to head the U.S. Trade Representative office, his transition team said Tuesday in a further sign the incoming administration will take a tougher line on China. Read moreRead More »
Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., President Johnie Reed and Executive Vice President Steve Verett, in separate annual meeting presentations last week, said the cotton industry will need to be unified to get back into the farm bill as a Title I commodity. Read moreRead More »