Researchers are pursuing applications of gene drives to control a number of economically significant agricultural pests.
The authors of this paper demonstrate that the current process-based U.S. biotechnology regulatory system is a barrier to agricultural innovation. The regulatory system needs to be adjusted, or “public, academic, and small business entities will continue to be frustrated in using these safe tools to deliver useful products.” Read[…]Read More »
The Department of Agriculture-attached agency Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) is a step closer to making the ‘golden rice’ available in the market after it secured an application for field trial and biosafety permit for food, feed and processing. Read moreRead More »