Southern Crop

Southern Crop

Agricultural

Biotechnology

Maternal Instincts Don’t Explain the Gender Gap on GM Foods

Studies have found that women are more skeptical of genetically modified (GM) foods than men, but little research has been done on what’s responsible for that gender gap. Conventional wisdom has been that maternal instincts may explain the difference, but research shows that this isn’t the case. Read More

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Precision Agriculture

Digitization of Agriculture: Is This What the Doctor Ordered?

My revelatory moment came near the end of a keynote presentation at last summer’s International Conference of Precision Agriculture in Montreal, QC, Canada. The University of Montreal’s Prof. Yoshua Bengio, a global leader in deep learning research, had just concluded a breathtaking tour of the coming impact of predictive analytics on healthcare and[…]

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Ag Legislation and Regulation

Worldwide Agriculture and Trade

Food Trends