Protecting plants helps the United Nations meet many of its sustainable development goals
Farmers and their advisers can attend national or regional webinars
Using integrated pest management to decide if pesticide is warranted
Scientists protect American wheat from aphids – using resistant varieties from Iran
Genetically modified Bt cotton is the most widely planted cotton crop in India by acreage, and it is hugely controversial. Supporters long touted increased yields and reduced pesticides to justify its pickup. But that argument does not hold up under the first long-term study of Bt cotton impacts in India. The analysis is co-authored by a Washington University in St. Louis anthropologist in the journal Nature Plants.
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