Genetic engineering refers to specific methods of plant breeding that use laboratory methods to change an organism’s DNA.
How does a bright yellow flower turn into a versatile culinary oil? For canola – one of Canada’s most widely grown crops – it starts with a good squeeze.
Science and creativity are critical tools for apple growers. These characteristics have fostered more efficient production methods – from genetic tools to new orchard designs.
The story of Canadian canola is one of politics, creative farmers, tempura, collaboration and some science superheroes.
Crops can take a big hit from insect pests. To protect them, some farmers take a genetic approach. One of those control tools is the bacterium Bt.
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