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Viewpoint: US farm productivity shows Europe why rejecting biotech crops was a mistake

Over the past two decades, Europe has decided to go its own way in agricultural policy. While both North and ...
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Infographic: Most Americans still trust scientists

It’s easy to look around right now and conclude that popular public opinion has turned against scientists. Twitter hashtags have ...
Europe considers accelerated GMO import approval process to facilitate mini US trade deal

Europe considers accelerated GMO import approval process to facilitate mini US trade deal

Brussels is ready to offer to speed up the approval process for genetically modified organisms imported into the EU, as ...
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US birth rate hits record low—and that might be a good thing

The U.S. total fertility rate has dropped to below 1.73 births per woman, according to a new report from the ...
China may balk at announced purchase of $50 billion in US crops

China may balk at announced purchase of $50 billion in US crops

China ramping up agricultural purchases to the level that the U.S. is demanding would be a problem and Beijing would ...
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Too many carbs, calories? Nope. Lack of fiber biggest problem with American diets

Ask Americans about what they think is the biggest problem with their diets and you'll probably hear a variety of ...
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As technology ‘wipes out’ traditional work, biotech investment could revitalize rural America

Cow-free burgers are now all the rage — after Beyond Meats’ recent IPO, shares rose 163% on the first day ...
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Canadian farmers anticipate access to new GMO crops as US-China trade deal nears completion

Canadian farmers may benefit from the trade dispute between the United States and China to the tune of hundreds of ...
Viewpoint: USMCA North American trade deal sets precedent for sensible worldwide biotech crop regulations

Viewpoint: USMCA North American trade deal sets precedent for sensible worldwide biotech crop regulations

In the crop science industry, China has a reputation for taking a long, long time to approve new genetically modified ...
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Why are all Roundup-cancer lawsuits filed in the US?

The unique conditions present in the U.S. led to the filing of more than 8,000 court claims alleging the use ...
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70 percent of consumers confused about GMOs, but may still embrace crop biotech

To better gauge and understand consumer perceptions of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) .....  a new public survey commissioned by GMO ...
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North American trade deal includes ‘science-based’ gene editing regulations

Farmers and agribusinesses welcomed the agreement on a new North American trade pact, easing fears that the Trump administration’s tough ...
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Why does America grow 90 million acres of corn every year?

The U.S. is the No. 1 producer of corn in the world. Planted on over 90 million acres, it is ...
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GMOs are ‘yucky’—the real reason consumers dislike biotech crops?

Twenty-two years after Monsanto introduced its Roundup-resistant soybeans, the debate over genetic modification is far from over .... in the U.S., ...