Insect-resistant

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Name: Insect-resistant
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

French parliament bans genetically modified maize

22:07Reuters / Karl PlumeFrance’s lower house of parliament passed a law Tuesday prohibiting genetically modified (GM) maize from being grown, citing environmental concerns. The law can be applied to any GM strain that is adopted at EU level.The law follows ... [Published Russia Today - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Prepping tips for spring outdoor projects

Soon, winter will be winding down, and homeowners will start planning — and prepping for — a variety of outdoor projects for spring. From cleaning, repairing or replacing decks, to creating raised beds for veggies and flowers, now is the time to start ... [Published Marshfield News Herald - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Senate panel backs 2016 date for GMO labeling

MONTPELIER — Vermont could become the first state in the nation to require labeling of foods that contain genetically modified organisms under a bill that the Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously endorsed Thursday.“The state of Vermont is about to go ... [Published Burlington Press - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

New option to deal with type of fruit fly

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. - Entomologist Lynell Tanigoshi and his colleagues at Washington State University have devised an effective system to help soft-fruit growers control their "Public Enemy No. 1" - spotted wing drosophila, a type of fruit fly.The system ... [Published Lewiston Tribune - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Insect resistant pet food vessel

A pet food bowl having an internal food dish surrounded by a reservoir adapted to hold a liquid therein and an overlying shroud extending over the reservoir and spaced from an outer wall of said reservoir, wherein said the shroud includes a face extending ... [Published Free Patents Online - Apr 01 2014]
Entities: Insect-resistant
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Monsanto : GM INDUSTRY - GM – a solution for drought in Africa?

Talk about GM crops resisting or failing to fend off certain pests and diseases dominates the GM debate in Africa . But there is rising interest in the potential ability of GM crops to avoid the ravaging effects of drought. Three quarters of the world's ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Tianjin rejects US shipment of GM corn

China's Tianjin municipality has returned a batch of corn shipment tainted with a genetically modified (GM) strain not approved by the country's agriculture ministry, the local quality watchdog said.The 21,800-tonne shipment from the United States was ... [Published Want China Times - Mar 26 2014]
Entities: Tianjin, Corn, Quarantine, China
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Allen Avenue students increase environmental knowledge

SAN DIMAS >> Lucas Murguia, 8, and his best friend Charlie Mowery, 9, scooped leaves off the playground of Allen Avenue Elementary School, studied photographs and etchings, then smiled when they matched the real and the illustrated leaves.Treading ... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Tianjin rejects US corn

Tianjin has returned a batch of US corn tainted with a genetically modified (GM) strain not approved by the Chinese agriculture ministry, the local quality watchdog said.The 21,800-ton shipment was to be used as animal feed but was found to contain the ... [Published Global Times - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Study Shows Bt Rice Does Not Affect Green Lacewing

Scientists from the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences and Agroscope conducted a study to investigate the effects of insect resistant rice expressing Cry1C protein on green lacewing (Chrysoperla sinica) in laboratory assays. Results showed that ... [Published CropBiotech Update - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Cornell Prof dismantles claims that GMO crops are “pesticide centered technology”

Cornell Prof Davies dismantles claims in Hawaii that GMO crops are a “pesticide centered technology”by Peter J Davies , March 18, 2014, Genetic Literacy ProjectIn Hawaii there is considerable anti-GMO sentiment largely occasioned by lack of accurate information. ... [Published Hawaii Free Press - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Europe-wide resistance against Syngenta’s patent on pepper

, the European Patent Organisation (EPO) granted a patent (EP 2140023 B1) to Syngenta for insect resistant pepper plants. A wild pepper plant from Jamaica was crossed with commercial pepper plants. Since the wild plant is resistant to various pests, the ... [Published Erklärung von Bern - Mar 18 2014]

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"It is essential today to renew a widely shared desire to maintain the French ban" Jean-Marie Le Guen, the minister in charge of relations with parliament, told the National Assembly
NEXT ARTICLE More From BioPortfolio on "Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to farmers and the media"
...chief news correspondent, Mark Koba, quoted Mark Spitznagel, the chief investment officer of a billion-dollar investment firm, as saying GMOs are "distorting the natural process and will eventually lead to ruin" and, "Agriculture is heading for a wall."
"Changes in photosynthesis, hybrid wheat, we're going to have to look at GMO wheat, there are some technologies there that can help; water use efficient, nitrogen use efficient, drought tolerant, heat tolerant, insect resistant, rust, disease resistant, and the tools are there to do that" he said

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French parliament bans genetically modified maize [Published Russia Today - 6 hours ago]
French Parliament Bans Cultivation Of GM Maize [Published American Banking News - 7 hours ago]
French parliament bans cultivation of GM maize [Published SPi World News - 8 hours ago]
French parliament bans cultivation of GM maize [Published TrustMedia - 9 hours ago]
Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 15 2014]
Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Apr 15 2014]
Scientists find multiple problems with GMOs [Published Medford Mail Tribune - Apr 13 2014]
Tips for harvesting water in your lawn [Published Conroe Courier - Apr 12 2014]
Prepping tips for spring outdoor projects [Published Marshfield News Herald - Apr 11 2014]
Celebrating 100 years of Norman Borlau [Published Efficient Farming - Apr 07 2014]
Are GM seeds hurting the market? [Published Lincoln Daily News - Apr 07 2014]
India's agrochemical sector under severe stress... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 07 2014]
Senate panel backs 2016 date for GMO labeling [Published Burlington Press - Apr 03 2014]
The seeds of the organic farming movement [Published Examiner.com - Apr 03 2014]
Crops Briefs: Nebraska Corn Board has three sea... [Published Midwest Producer - Apr 03 2014]
A second look [Published Lawn and Landscape - Apr 02 2014]
New option to deal with type of fruit fly [Published Lewiston Tribune - Apr 01 2014]
Insect resistant pet food vessel [Published Free Patents Online - Apr 01 2014]
Wisconsin-area factory-painted siding company o... [Published Prlog - Mar 31 2014]
Monsanto Chief Technology Officer Calls for Con... [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 28 2014]
The tried and new: Plant Select's 2014 picks fo... [Published Denver Post - Mar 27 2014]
Monsanto : GM INDUSTRY - GM – a solution for dr... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
SYNGENTA : GM INDUSTRY - Can GM crops save Africa? [Published 4 Traders - Mar 26 2014]
Tianjin rejects US shipment of GM corn [Published Want China Times - Mar 26 2014]
Allen Avenue students increase environmental kn... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Mar 26 2014]
Biotech firms smell opportunity in GM crop move... [Published Business Standard India - Mar 25 2014]
Biotech firms to treble investments on research [Published Business Standard India - Mar 25 2014]
Tianjin rejects US corn [Published Global Times - Mar 24 2014]
The Garden Show underway in McKinney [Published North Texas e-News - Mar 23 2014]
Bugs Have Already Evolved Immunity to GMO Corn [Published Gizmodo - Mar 19 2014]
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Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Apr 15 2014]
8 April 2014 -On 7 April the Financial Express in Bangladesh published a news article entitled ‘Pest-resistant Bt Brinjal comes under pest attack’, claiming that farmers who are now cultivating insect-resistant genetically-modified brinjal (eggplant) ...
Monsanto Chief Technology Officer Calls for Con... [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 28 2014]
World Food Prize Laureate Robb Fraley Outlines Population Growth and Climate Change Challenges, Highlights Potential of Emerging Technologies to Safely Boost Food Production SOURCE: Monsanto DESCRIPTION: CUIDAD OBREGON, MEXICO, Mar. 28, 2014 /3BL ...
Study Shows Bt Rice Does Not Affect Green Lacewing [Published CropBiotech Update - Mar 19 2014]
Scientists from the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences and Agroscope conducted a study to investigate the effects of insect resistant rice expressing Cry1C protein on green lacewing (Chrysoperla sinica) in laboratory assays. Results showed that ...
Breaking research: GM cotton in India has proba... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Mar 05 2014]
Photo courtesy of USDA /Wikipedia  Repost of Gloria Dawson at Genetic Literacy Project 5th March 2014: The correlation between farmers committing suicide in India and the introduction of GMO cotton in the country has become widely accepted. Two documentaries, ...
Benefits of GE Crops Highlighted in USDA Report [Published Get the Facts from Farmer Gene - Feb 26 2014]
Farmer adoption of genetically engineered (GE) crops is associated with time savings, lower insecticide use, and more conservation tillage, according to a new USDA study. The report, “ Genetically Engineered Crops in the United States ” by Jorge Fernandez-Cornejo, ...
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