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A Farm Mom Looks Forward to Innovative Potatoes That Will Cut Waste!

Every mother knows the feeling. You go to the grocery store, buy a sack of potatoes, and come home to get that meal on the table fast – only to discover after pealing and slicing, you don’t have that clear, consistent color you were expecting. Instead you find internal bruising or black spots that you […]

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Biotech Regulatory Delays are Smothering Innovation

Brazil didn’t win the World Cup on its home turf earlier this month, but the country’s investment in the needed infrastructure to host the world proved to be a real winner. Today Brazil is beating the rest of the planet in an area that’s less visible but more important long-term: an effective biotechnology regulatory system. […]

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A Farm Mom Looks Forward to Innovative Potatoes That Will Cut Waste!

Every mother knows the feeling. You go to the grocery store, buy a sack of potatoes, and come home to get that meal on the table fast – only to discover after pealing and slicing, you don’t have that clear, consistent color you were expecting. Instead you find internal bruising or black spots that you […]

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Ukraine Crop Harvest Off to a Good Start

The latest crop report as of mid-July by the U.S. Agricultural Attaché in Ukraine shows harvest of winter grains on track despite disruptions from military movements. Spring crops had timely rains through early summer rains before the critical crop reproductive stages when weather has the most impacts. Unless conditions change, production disruptions to trade should […]

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Neil deGrasse Tyson tells GMO-haters to ‘chill out’

Source –  SFGate By Chris Preovolos, Hot Topics blog Date – 30 July 2014 Website – blog.sfgate.com/hottopics Everyone’s favorite astrophysicist and general sciencey-type guy, Neil deGrasse Tyson, tells GMO haters to “chill out.” Why? Because everything we buy at the store to eat is genetically modified through selective breeding. Answering a question asked — inexplicably — by […]

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