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.
States that require utilities to increase renewable energy see expansion of renewable energy facilities and generation — including wind and other renewable sources, but especially solar — according to new research from Indiana University and two other institutions. Read moreRead More »
The agriculture industry is closely watching the implementation of new FAA small unmanned aircraft systems regulations, saying drones may be beneficial when used by farmers but may also reignite privacy arguments with EPA and state regulators when used for enforcement. Read moreRead More »