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Capturing a glimpse of how CRISPR could help agriculture by removing allergens and boosting nutritional quality

Amy Mayer | Harvest Public Media | 
In a lab at George Washington University, painted lady butterflies flutter in mesh houses. This is where assistant professor Arnault ...
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Sugar beet farmers worry USDA will require GMO label despite ‘molecularly identical’ product

Esther Honig | Harvest Public Media | 
Colorado farmer Steve Kelly brushes aside a small mound of dry yellow dirt to reveal a sugar beet seed that’s ...

Are crop innovations sitting on shelf because of outdated GMO laws?

Grant Gerlock | Harvest Public Media | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Getting a new genetically ...

Lawsuits against Syngenta’s GMO corn could become class action suit

Harvest Public Media | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Hundreds of lawsuits against seed company ...
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Researchers use gene editing to create pig resistant to incurable porcine disease

Kristofor Husted | Harvest Public Media | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Tucked away in a ...
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Developing generic GMOs

Kristofor Husted | Harvest Public Media | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. After the patent on ...

After cancer assessment of farm chemicals, farmers still comfortable with using herbicides

Grant Gerlock | Harvest Public Media | 
Farmers count on chemical herbicides to keep their fields weed-free. In the last few months though, scientists brought together by ...

Cattle breeders develop genetically superior embryos for countries with less productive cows

Abby Wendle | Harvest Public Media | 
Cows, like humans, take about nine months to carry a calf to term. But in the 1970s, American cattlemen began ...
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