Imagine what the world would be like if modern insulin had been rejected because it was genetic modification?  |  File photo

Innovation important in agriculture

A number of articles have recently been written by opponents of modern agriculture, such as Paul Hanley’s article, GM crops not all they’re cracked up to be, (Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Tuesday, April 9). They are misleading, to say the least. While critics generally associate GM technology with agriculture, this technology has been widely adopted in other […] Read more

Fruit technology reduces food waste

A recent article that appeared in The Western Producer (online May 31; print June 7, 2012) featured Ag-West Bio member Okanagan Specialty Fruits, a bioscience company that has developed apple varieties that do not brown. Ag-West Bio wishes to express support for the company and the technology. We believe that OSF has a strong business […] Read more