Missouri adds restrictions on Monsanto, DuPont dicamba herbicide products

Missouri adds restrictions on Monsanto, DuPont dicamba herbicide products

The Missouri Department of Agriculture has extended its restrictions on dicamba herbicides to products manufactured by Monsanto and DuPont. The new ...
CRISPR crop: Disease-resistant cassava staple could help tackle hunger in Africa

CRISPR crop: Disease-resistant cassava staple could help tackle hunger in Africa

To prove that a new-gene editing technology could be used to alter the cassava plant, scientists in the St. Louis ...
Missouri temporarily halts sale, use of dicamba due to drift complaints

Missouri temporarily halts sale, use of dicamba due to drift complaints

The Missouri Department of Agriculture halted the sale or use of any products containing the Monsanto-made herbicide Dicamba.... In a ...

Disease resistant GMO cassava promising, but approvals in Uganda, Kenya still years away

...In many parts of East and Central Africa, farmers are experiencing declining yields of cassava due to brown streak virus ...

Interview: Mary-Dell Chilton on her pioneering work on GMO crops

Mary-Dell Chilton pioneered the field of genetic engineering in agriculture. She has spent most of her decades-long career working for Syngenta, ...