EP introduces diversity within a plant’s individual genome by identifying desirable traits from seed provided by germplasm partners. Currently the group is focusing on increasing yield, but will add focus on disease and stress tolerances.
A final trade meeting under the Obama administration under the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade failed to make effective headway on issues such as biotechnology. Read moreRead More »
President Obama signed S. 764 at the end of July, making mandatory disclosure of bioengineered food the law nationwide and shifting the focus to the rulemaking process. In this opinion article, John Keeling discusses the benefits and concerns that come with this new piece of legislation. Read moreRead More »