GM crops a solution for improving crop yield, say experts

Genetically modified crops are an answer to improve crop yield and help maintain high food production, industry experts have said.

“In a country like India where resources are limited and the burden of the population is growing rapidly, a judicious use of plant biotechnology, after addressing the bio safety issues, can help farmers grow more food on the same amount of land,” Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International ( CABI) Regional Director ( South Asia) Ravi Khetrapal told PTI.

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