Jun. 10, 2021
The commission will discuss with member states and other stakeholders how gene-editing technology could influence the future of sustainable agriculture.
Aug. 14, 2017
Plans to release genetically engineered moths in upstate New York to control invasive pests have been approved by the USDA.
Jan. 3, 2017
Despite delays, British Biotech Company Oxitec is still confident that their genetically modified strain of olive flies will reach further trial stages, but there's a long way to go before growers can access these insects to their advantage.
Jan. 12, 2014
A British biotech firm hopes a field trial of its modified fly will still go ahead despite recently withdrawing its application.