Industry

FDA Approves Facility for GMO Salmon

Apr 30, 2018 by John Maday
While genetically modified crops have become commonplace, regulations and consumer concerns have slowed use of genetic engineering in food animals, in spite of potential for improving production efficiency.

TAHC Marks 125 Years

Apr 10, 2018 by TAHC
Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) has reached an historic milestone as the agency celebrates 125 years of service to Texas animal agriculture.

USDA Clarifies Gene Editing Oversight

Mar 30, 2018 by John Maday
As methods and applications for biotechnology in agriculture continue to advance at a rapid pace, regulators work to maintain a balance between safety and potentially rapid progress in food production.

Virtual fencing for cattle management

Feb 23, 2018 by John Maday
We’re all familiar with “invisible fence” devices used to train dogs to stay within pre-set boundaries. A new California-based company aims to market similar, but enhanced technology to cattle producers.