How genetic engineering helped reduce cotton’s environmental footprint

How genetic engineering helped reduce cotton’s environmental footprint

Cotton’s environmental footprint is much less noticeable today than was the case in the early 1960s, thanks largely to science ...
'Non-GMO month': A marketing ploy grounded in misinformation

‘Non-GMO month’: A marketing ploy grounded in misinformation

I was not aware until earlier this week that October is Non-GMO Month, a time apparently set aside to wallow ...

Media gets it wrong: There are no GMO peanuts

OLé peanut, a new Spanish peanut variety released earlier this year by the USDA Agricultural Research Service and the Oklahoma ...
Are GMOs creating disastrous superweed problem?

Are GMOs creating disastrous superweed problem?

The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) has issued a new fact sheet to uproot common misconceptions about “superweeds”– a ...

GM technology an aid in the ‘long, hard fight’ against Texas boll weevil

The boll weevil eradication program in Texas, combined with the use of genetically modified cotton varieties, has resulted in a ...