U.S. corn farmers are taking matters into their own hands when it comes to pushing for passage of the TransPacific Trade Partership trade deal.
Scientists at Rothamsted Research, a U.K. agriculture research center founded in 1843, have asked for permission to carry out field trials of genetically-modified wheat. The wheat carries out photosynthesis more efficiently, which results in a higher-yielding crop, according to a statement from Rothamsted. The research group said it submitted an[…]Read More »
Theft of US Agricultural Trade Secrets – A Chinese national was sentenced to “… 36 months in prison for conspiracy to steal … trade secrets from DuPont Pioneer and Monsanto. Mo Hailong participated in the theft of inbred corn seeds from fields in the Southern District of Iowa and elsewhere[…]Read More »