agribiotechnology

agribiotechnology

[‚ag·rə¦bī·ō‚tek′näl·ə·jē]
(agriculture)
Biotechnology applied to agriculture.
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Aldemita said the draft bill would promote research and development (R and D) on biotechnology, give incentives to scientists and educate scientists, especially on agribiotechnology.
urged the Department of Agriculture to spearhead the crafting of a law on agribiotechnology to protect farmers and the food chain.
Particularly for agribiotechnology, Americans may not trust the underlying science as much as they do in other domains (Blaine, Kamaldeen, & Powell, 2002; McHughen, 2007; Moon & Balasubramanian, 2004).
The Journal of Agribiotechnology Management and Economics, 6(11).
International Workshop for Islamic Scholars on Agribiotechnology, Shariah Compliance.
As a result, farmers became increasingly interested in how emerging scientific developments such as agribiotechnology and GPS technology could be leveraged as sources of control for enhancing their existing resources to improve crop yields.
In terms of real new R&D facilities, the most favored scientific institution seems to be the Instituto de Estudios Avanzados (IDEA) in Caracas, which received funds to build two new laboratory buildings that increased its research space by 3 200[m.sup.2] or 22% of its previously existing space; an immunoproduction laboratory and a national agribiotechnology facility.
(2) National Laboratories for Agribiotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, China.
"Agribiotechnology is one of the keys to competitiveness, not the only key, but one that must be used if we are to excel to heights beyond our current status," says Brian Reichart, CEO of tomato processor Red Gold Inc.
The Grocery Manufacturers of America are pressing for reforms in agribiotechnology, but activists believe that the incident warrants a moratorium on all pharming experiments.
NaPro Biotherapeutics, Inc., headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, is a biopharmaceutical company focussed on the development, production and licensing of complex natural-product pharmaceuticals as well as the development and licensing of novel genetic technologies for applications in agribiotechnology, pharmacogenomic, and human therapeutic and diagnostic applications.
is a Lilly spin-off and agribiotechnology player Dow AgroSciences formerly was a Lilly joint venture.