14:11PM Aug 11, 2020

UPL Announces R&D OpenAg Center In North Carolina

Industry Press Release
AgWeb Contributor

The OpenAg Center consists of high-tech laboratories and a newly recruited team of seasoned, sought-after scientists able to quickly validate a wide range of technologies.

14:07PM Jul 31, 2020

John Dillard: USDA Modernizes Biotech Trait Approval

“APHIS will evaluate the properties of the organism, rather than the method used to produce it, to determine whether the organism will pose a plant health risk.”

10:17AM Jul 31, 2020

Venture Funds Enable Seed StartUps to Compete

Margy Eckelkamp
Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

Investments in innovation aim to improve crops even before germination

11:01AM Feb 04, 2020

Grower of GM Arctic apples sold to biotech company

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

Okanagan Specialty Fruits Inc., Summerland, British Columbia, the grower and marketer of the bioengineered Arctic apple varieties, has been purchased by TS Biotechnology Holdings LLC.

11:59AM Aug 27, 2019

Syngenta To Speed Up Corn Trait Development With $30 Million Facility

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

New corn traits will reach farmers faster.

12:13PM Aug 07, 2019

Corteva Continues to Invest in Biologicals

Margy Eckelkamp
Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

As part of this investment, Corteva will have rights to Lavie’s corn and soybean product pipelines.

14:17PM Mar 12, 2019

Gene-Edited Food Quietly Arrives in Restaurant Cooking Oil

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

Somewhere in the Midwest, a restaurant is frying foods with oil made from gene-edited soybeans. That's according to the company making the oil, which says it's the first commercial use