Max Armstrong looks at one crop that has not had a genetically modified history – wheat. That changed last week when Argentina approved a new biotech wheat system. Max looks at the export market for Argentina wheat, which includes one major partner – Brazil. Many groups in Argentina have weighed in against the approval of the crop including trade groups, wheat users and environmental organizations.
Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.