TITLE

Biotech crops continue rapid growth worldwide

AUTHOR(S)
Brandon, Hembree
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rapid worldwide growth of the Biotech crops. Rapid embracing of the new technology by the farmers since the herbicide revolution of the 1970s; Biotech crops as a non-issue with the general public despite the fuss over 'Frankenfoods" in a few countries,; Description of the growth of biotech crop acreage worldwide in 2003; Rapid adoption of biotech crops by farmers because of significant agronomic, economic, environmental, and social advantages.
ACCESSION #
12498615

 

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