As companies like Monsanto and DuPont gain patent rights to seeds, one group of plant breeders is trying to create an alternate open access seed market.
The big fear is that America will flood the market with cheap produce.
Regulators in China are slowing the pace of approving genetically modified crop varieties grown by U.S. producers. Those are crops engineered to resist things like bugs and weedkillers. China is the largest export market for genetically modified soybeans from the U.S, and folks with ties to U.S. agriculture are worried the slower pace of approvals […]
The path to market for non-GMO soybeans is complex.
The country will push to commercialize genetically modified corn and soybeans.
If consumers turn against GMO crops, however, farmers know they'll have to adapt
Marketplace’s Jed Kim and The Atlantic’s Gillian White talk about their best bets of the week.
Target is testing how shoppers respond to information about foods' origins and freshness.
For crops where GMO seeds are big, they're 90 percent of the market
A Vermont law becomes a defacto federal requirement.