Oct 2, 2014
Home| Tools| Events| Blogs| Discussions| Sign UpLogin

Insect Resistance to Bt is Growing

June 17, 2013

Researchers have confirmed a growing insect resistance to biotech crops.  Rootworms are the most recent insect to develop resistance in the U.S. along with bollworms in cotton.  University of Arizona entomologist Dr. Bruce Tabashnik says larger refuges are needed to extend the effectiveness of BT crops.

Click here to read more about the research. 

Listen to the full interview below.

See Comments


Log In or Sign Up to comment


No comments have been posted



Hot Links & Cool Tools


facebook twitter youtube View More>>
The Home Page of Agriculture
© 2014 Farm Journal, Inc. All Rights Reserved|Web site design and development by AmericanEagle.com|Site Map|Privacy Policy|Terms & Conditions