Industry groups also are calling for more research into new ways that corn and soybeans could replace petroleum as a raw material in industrial and construction applications.
With an increased number of events causing hysteria, with the rise of “fake news,” an overload of news in general — thanks to the world being at our fingertips — farmers have to work harder to tell their story, said Jim Carroll, futurist. Read moreRead More »
MIT engineers have used nanotechnology to create nanobionic plants that can sense anything from nerve gas to chemicals used in explosives in ground water. They can then signal users wirelessly with a warning. Read moreRead More »