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The worldwide growth of ag biotech

Last week we talked about Farm Aid and the focus of this organization on the plight of American farmers (mostly the small family farmer, as opposed to the large corporate farmer). I promised we would take a look at the AG biotech market in this weeks article.

This is no easy task, so I will try to analyze the crop segment of Ag bio. The information in this a......

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All told there are more than 34 countries with biotech crops, and this number is growing at a furious rate. Additionally, there a total of 63 countries doing research on ag biotech.

Why such a fast growth rate? Well, the bottom line is, in essence, the bottom line! Biotech crops produce greater income for farmers in terms of cost savings, increased productivity and a ......

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In the U.S., 117.6 million acres of biotech crops were planted in 2004, up 11% from the prior year. India is probably the next big forefront in terms of biotech crops, and cotton appears to be the lead crop.

So which companies are at the forefront of this ag biotech activity?

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The numbers from above indicate that Ag biotech is big business and having a significant impact around the world. It is also interesting to see that the countries in leadership positions with this technology, other than the U.S., are very different from those using human biotechnology. It is also apparent that China and other countries may soon overtake the U.S. in......

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Source:wistechnology.com By Michael Rosen 09/26/05


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