Biotech crops continue rapid growth worldwide

Brandon, Hembree
March 2004
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p4
Trade Publication
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.


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