An international team of almost 50 experts identified 75 emerging innovations and 8 action points that can help speed up the transition to a sustainable
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/05/28/gene-editing-among-top-emerging-innovations-needed-to-reach-sustainable-food-system-50-experts-say/
When it comes to gene editing, Canada’s plant breeders are at the forefront of adopting innovation. This blog looks at the responses of 93 CDN plant breeders.
— Read on saifood.ca/gene-editing-plant-breeding-canada/
Does Big Ag dominate crop research and the global seed supply, controlling the world food market? | Genetic Literacy Project
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/gmo-faq/does-big-ag-dominate-crop-research-and-the-global-seed-supply-controlling-the-world-food-market/
The FMI Foundation in partnership with the American Seed Trade Association, the American Farm Bureau Federation, and the Farm Foundation, today released a
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/03/11/shoppers-will-buy-gene-edited-food-if-they-know-about-its-consumer-animal-and-environmental-benefits/
On January 21, 2020, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a new Food Security Doctrine for Russia to replace the Doctrine adopted in 2010. The revised
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/02/12/gmo-crop-animal-production-ban-necessary-to-safeguard-russias-food-security-says-president-vladimir-putin/
The project working to create new blueberry and raspberry varieties will be “key to recuperating competition in the industry,” in Chile.
— Read on www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2020/01/02/chile-industry-works-to-develop-new-blueberry-raspberry-varieties/
Where GMOs — restricted in a significant portion of the world — have a foreign gene inserted into the organism, CRISPR allows for the organism’s genes to be edited
— Read on nationalpost.com/life/food/the-worlds-banana-crops-are-under-threat-from-a-deadly-fungus-is-gene-editing-the-answer