Patrick Moore, an original founding member of Greenpeace, is in a public fight with the group over it’s anti-Golden Rice stance. Golden Rice would provide enough beta carotene in a single serving to end Vitamin A deficiency in children’s diets, which he says kills 2 million children a year.
Top U.S. trade and agriculture officials called on China to streamline its process for approving U.S. biotechnology, particularly genetically modified crops. Read moreRead More »
Brazil has approved commercial use of a genetically modified sugarcane, setting a milestone for the country’s highly competitive sugar industry as this is the first time such permission has been granted anywhere in the world. Read moreRead More »