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Regulation and anti-GMO activism: Roadblocks on the way to saving the American chestnut tree

New York Times | 
In traditional plant breeding .... farmers .... cross varieties with desired traits .... and select promising mixtures for sought-after qualities ...

Forests can slow global warming, but growing evidence suggests they aren’t ‘climate saviors’

Nature | 
When it comes to fighting global warming, trees have emerged as one of the most popular weapons. With nations making ...

Scientists could save American Chestnut Tree with genetic engineering—if regulators let them

Science | 
Two deer-fenced plots here contain some of the world’s most highly regulated trees. Each summer researchers double-bag every flower the ...
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