Tag: GMO

When Are Non-GMO Crops Worth It?

Growing weed resistance, a need to reduce seed costs, and the increasing demand for non-GMO crops from consumer markets are making non-GMO crops a serious consideration for many farmers. Given that profitability can vary quite significantly between the two types of crops, the decision about what to plant can make the difference between a crop […]

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The Common Ground Between Organic and Conventional Farming

As a Product Manager, I regularly talk with large conventional row crop operations. But recently I had the opportunity to directly address a large group of organic bean growers in Michigan. Many more growers in the process of transitioning into organics were also in the audience – farmers are increasingly considering adopting organic farming practices […]

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