Genetically modified organism – 6 Toros 6 Fri, 11 Jun 2021 18:28:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Genetically modified organism – 6 Toros 6 32 32 Farm Babe Helps Connect, Engage Online Farming | Kylene scott Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:52:03 +0000

The self-proclaimed Farm Babe didn’t grow up on a farm, but that doesn’t stop her from telling the story of farming to anyone who wants to listen.

Michelle Miller, originally from Wisconsin, has been the full-time online Farm Babe for six and a half years as an agricultural advocate. She describes her journey to becoming the Farm Babe as funny. Miller spoke at the Animal Agriculture Alliance Virtual Stakeholder Summit on May 4.

“I was a 4-H kid, so my friends were farm kids even though I didn’t grow up on a farm,” she said. “They made me participate in 4-H and every day after school we did chores and ride horses, and life on the farm was something I really enjoyed as a teenager.

In high school, every aptitude test told her that she should be involved in agriculture – a farmer, vet, or working with animals to some extent.

“But like many other teenagers who grew up in a small town, I wanted to see what else was there,” she said. “So I moved to Los Angeles, graduated in fashion, and ended up working for Gucci on Rodeo Drive. “

She laughed, saying that if someone had told her that one day she would be raising cattle in the middle of nowhere, she would have been shocked.

“But now I like to joke that I went from Rodeo (Drive) to rodeo and my food fears have become favorite foods,” she said.

During his university studies in Los Angeles and later in Chicago, Miller was exposed to various films and inaccurate information regarding agriculture. Documentaries like Food, Inc., have distorted his point of view.

“I know some of you are probably shaking your heads because you realize that this film is not at all a faithful representation of the animal agriculture industry or agriculture in general for that matter. “she said. “But I really had fallen victim to these food myths.”

A personal trainer had told her to give up gluten if she wanted to lose weight. She had become an anti-genetically modified organism activist who ate only organic food.

“I was terrified of the food supply,” she said. “This movie made my cousin a vegetarian and it had a big influence on us that we were so far removed from farming.”

In a bar, one evening, she was “dredged up by a farmer”. She went out long distance with Doug, a farmer from Iowa, and then moved to Iowa to be with him on the farm.

“That was really when I started Farm Babe,” she said. “Because here was this guy who farmed thousands of acres of GMOs and had feedlots for cattle and used hormones and antibiotics and all that stuff that I thought was terrible. “

It was then that she learned how misinformed she was and that it was time to speak up.

“I went from that girl who was super terrified of her food to one of the biggest advocates of it and realizing that people don’t deserve to be lied to or misinformed,” said Miller. “I really wanted to bridge this communication gap. “

She ended up dating Doug for almost eight years, but after the relationship ended, she now lives near Gainesville, Florida. Miller, however, remains attached to Farm Babe.

Miller believes the voices of farmers and ranchers can make a difference. When she started her page, she thought she would be happy with 1,000 likes and didn’t give it much thought. Now that he has around 200,000 subscribers, she sees the importance of it. Farm Babe got its name after being blocked and banned from Food Babe’s Facebook page within 5 seconds of commenting on a post.

“There is so much misinformation online where fear is such a popular way to sell a product,” Miller said. “Fear, misinformation, hyperbole, celebrities, these influencers who have a huge platform to scare people about food.”

She left a “very polite comment” on an article saying, “We grow GMOs on our farm, I promise you we will not flood our fields with chemicals. I would love to have a chat with you about this or invite you to the farm so they can know better, discuss what we do on our farms every day.

Rather than commit, Miller was banned and realized how insane the situation was.

“If the Food Babe doesn’t let the farmers talk about farming, I’m just going to be the Farm Babe,” she said. “So I started learning from experts like many of you – farmers, vets, animal welfare experts, everyone who works in our industry – that’s really who I started to give the word. “

As an activist, Miller found that people needed to step out of their comfort zone and realize that they could make a difference on some of the hot topics.

“We have people who care where their food comes from,” she said. “They want to make sure the animals are treated the best they can.”

Consumers want to know more about hormones and antibiotics, the environment, soil health, organic foods, pesticides and GMOs. They want to know more about labels because they are so confusing. The average person does not have the opportunity to speak to agricultural experts and does not always know the details of how their food is produced.

“Social media is the number one source for people who get their information,” Miller said. “A celebrity can make a video and reach tens of millions of people. We have blogger moms who trusted tribes, people listen to their friends on Facebook rather than their doctors.

It’s easy to listen to the trusted voices of this circle of friendship, video content, news feed, trending topics, and issues going viral. But what happens when this information is wrong? Miller shared some tips for disseminating information.

“Now we have to train our minds to think,” she said. “We can’t just read something at face value. We have to question everything because anyone can say whatever they want online.

Miller suggested digging into the author’s background in agriculture a bit. Google the author with words like Human Society of the United States or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. If the author is linked to these organizations, it could be an activist and an agenda. On the other hand, when the author is a professor of animal science, they are “probably quite credible”.

“Anything else, are they selling something?” ” she said. “Fear is a popular way to sell. “

Click on the bait stories saying everything is trying to kill you unless you buy their product. Or share “studies” that show certain information to support their claims.

“Are they sharing the study? Is this a credible link? Who funded it? Is it peer reviewed? Miller said. “Sometimes people say I work in the animal agriculture industry, so people don’t always trust me as a trusted voice, but you have to think about it, you are a credible voice.”

If people are having trouble with their Apple cell phone, they call Apple. If they have any issues with their Ford truck, they call Ford, Miller said.

“If they have a question about animal agriculture, they should contact animal agriculture experts,” she said. “You have the credible voice to make a difference. “

Miller believes that when people in the agricultural industry come together, mountains can be moved.

“There are a lot of things that we cannot control properly. We cannot control the market price. We can’t control the weather, ”she said. “There are a lot of things we can’t control, but we can control perception. “

She thanked those who work in acres, not hours and for all who support agriculture, inside and outside the industry.

“We really thank you, because we have to come together and together we can make a difference,” she said.

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GMO Testing Market 2021-2028 Industry Trend and Demand Thu, 10 Jun 2021 08:09:00 +0000

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A GMO is often referred to as a genetically modified organism. A GMO is a plant, animal, micro-organism or other organism whose genetics have been altered in the laboratory by transgenic technology or genetic engineering. This creates amalgamations of plant, animal, bacterial and viral genes that do not occur in nature or by traditional methods of crossing. There are different types of GMOs that are used for different purposes, such as food production, packaging, etc. GMO tests are used to identify whether or not products contain a GMO ingredient. It includes tests on crops and processed foods for various traits.

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I&G Farms: the legacy continues to grow Wed, 09 Jun 2021 16:02:39 +0000

I&G Farms is located at 150 Whitesville Road and is well known for its fresh produce and variety of plants and plant care items. (Photo by Bob Vosseller)

Even a pandemic cannot prevent spring from arriving and with it fresh fruits and vegetables and many plants and flowers from I&G Farms in Jackson.

I&G Farms has been an institution in Jackson for almost 50 years. That is, located at 150 Whitesville Road, it is known for programming some of the tastiest corn in the state. This is “Jersey Fresh” at its freshest, tastiest and finest!

The factory and production company founded by Irene and Gregory Johnston has a lasting legacy that has continued with owner Irene Johnston and her son Jason.

The opening hours of the farm are Monday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The only time they close the business is in November for two weeks as part of the transition to the holiday season. They also closed in January until the third week of March, when they reopen for the spring sales season.

Farms founder Irene Johnston greets customers on another busy day. (Photo by Bob Vosseller)

Residents of Jackson, as well as those in neighboring communities, have enjoyed their fresh produce, in addition to residents of area cities and even neighboring states, for over 40 years.

When you visit I&G Farms, you will quickly notice many eye-catching seasonal themed painted windows as well as an attractive and welcoming landscape of blossoming flowers and plants available for purchase.

Irene and her son hope you will be impressed by the wide variety of fruits and vegetables that will provide a feast for the eyes and an explosion of vibrant colors of freshly picked freshness.

She noted that these days, “people are much more aware of the food they eat. A lot of them have been asking me about GMOs (genetically modified organisms.) GMOs for 20 years, but if I had mentioned it 20 years ago, they would have no idea what I’m talking about.

GMOs can cause health problems and environmental damage. According to the Non GMO Project, GMOs are “living organisms whose genetic material has been artificially manipulated in the laboratory by genetic engineering or GE. This creates unstable combinations of plant, animal, bacterial and viral genes that do not occur in nature or by traditional crossing methods. “

“People know they can come here, where the food has been grown. I can give them the source of the seed and I know exactly how it was grown. It matters a lot. People tell me our green beans taste like a bean. They eat food that is tasteless because the big farms don’t till their land, ”added Irene.

Everything is fresh and flowery at I&G Farms which has been an institution in Jackson for nearly 50 years. (Photo by Bob Vosseller)

“They keep planting on it over and over again. There is nothing left in the soil, no nutrients. They have a machine that pulls the plant out of the ground and shakes it to death so the beans fall, go into a hopper, into a trash can, break and turn brown. They are beaten up. Ours are handpicked and beautiful, she added.

Irene’s motto when it comes to I&G Farms is’ if they plant it, they will come. Gregory’s sweet corn named after her late husband; Grégory remains the star of the market. It is grown in various “blocks” and staggering planting time results in corn (hopefully) until the end of October. “

“We always have fresh corn, super sweet,” exclaimed Irene.

“In my dreams, if someone had told me that people would go crazy about corn, I would never have believed it. She laughed, saying that her husband got up at 5:30 am and he was in the cornfield. Corn still receives the same level of care.

It might seem strange to imagine corn having an following, but I&G Corn is legendary and is proof that people will travel to get a good ear of corn.

Photo by Bob Vosseller

“The only thing better than a ‘Jersey Tomato’ is an I&G ‘Jersey Tomato’,” said Irene. Several varieties of squash and eggplant are also available.

Jackson resident Liz Ferullo is a frequent I&G customer. She shared how loved ones bring back the purchased produce to the farm in Yonkers, New York.

“My brother and sister-in-law from Toms River say, ‘Come have a barbecue and bring the corn. Make sure to stop by I&G, ”Ferullo said. “It’s New Jersey’s sweetest corn.”

Irene said she also appreciates the lasting friendships with clients that have lasted over the years, including new ones that she continually cultivates.

“Many of the customers are expert growers. That’s why they came here. They get information, knowledge and education that they can’t get anywhere else, ”added Irene.

Beyond corn and produce, there are many new and different items available to attract Ferullo and more to I&G Farms again and again.

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Ferullo said that she often comes to I&G “for my gardening, my plants, my perennials, my potted plants and the quality is phenomenal”.

Another motto can be found directly on the I&G t-shirts which read “producers for all seasons”. Shirts are on sale inside the building where special plant products are available. The outside area of ​​the payment terminal is where gift cards can be purchased.

Poinsettias can be found in greenhouses every July as the fall ushers 30,000 mums grown in the fields with pumpkins, corn stalks and straw. When the produce season ends at the end of October, the market closes for two weeks and transforms into a decorating hub where wreaths, funeral blankets and bows are custom made. Christmas trees are also available for selection.

As time goes on, even during a global pandemic, customers remain delighted that I&G Farms remains a familiar landmark. Visit I&G Farms at, and like them on Facebook; IGFarms, but it is always better to stop there! If you have any questions, call 732-364-0308.

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Global Genetically Modified Corn Industry 2021 Size, Share, Market Trends, Company Profile, Future Scope Analysis, Forecast 2028 Wed, 09 Jun 2021 14:14:14 +0000

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GMO Plants Are Good For Pest Control | Siouxland Houses Sat, 05 Jun 2021 05:00:00 +0000

Question: As a master gardener, I am disheartened that your pest control article promotes GM plants as a pest control medium for home gardens.

Answer: As a former Master Gardeners instructor, I am discouraged that you are confused about genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. Sometimes people argue over a controversial topic without knowing the definitions of the words they are using. Sometimes they are confused by acronyms.

For example, let’s look at the acronyms and the terms “GEO” and “GMO”. “GEO” is the abbreviation for genetically modified organism and “GMO” is the abbreviation for genetically modified organism. These two terms are often mistakenly used interchangeably, but they are not the same thing.

The United States Department of Agriculture defines genetic modification as: “The production of heritable improvements in plants or animals for specific uses, through genetic engineering or other more traditional methods.” Some countries other than the United States use this term to refer specifically to engineering. “

The USDA defines genetic engineering as: “The manipulation of the genes of an organism by introducing, eliminating or rearranging specific genes using the methods of modern molecular biology, in particular techniques called DNA techniques. recombinant. “

In the definition of genetic modification, modification can be EITHER genetic engineering or “more traditional methods”. Traditional methods include the simple selection of ancient plants that has taken place for thousands of years! The USDA is correct that genetic engineering is a type of genetic modification. According to the USDA definition, all seeds and garden plants created by traditional plant breeding are genetically modified.

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Genetic technology to prevent crossbreeding could safely harness the power of gene forcings Fri, 04 Jun 2021 16:07:16 +0000

The advent of the genetic age offers the tantalizing prospect of being able to genetically modify animals, such as parasites and disease vectors, to reduce the damage they cause to society. However, any technology capable of making a difference on a significant scale could also cause serious damage if it got out of hand.

Gene drive is one such technology. These genetic changes are designed to spread rapidly in a population and rely on the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing system to create a duplicate copy of the gene drive on the partner chromosome. This means that all descendants inherit the gene, compared to only 50% by normal genetic inheritance.

However, the effect of releasing such genetic forcings in nature is cause for concern. Unintended consequences, potentially due to mutations or ecological changes, could be irreversible.

This has led geneticists to seek new versions of gene drives that can prevent unrestricted spread by preventing the modified animals from interbreeding with the wild population. The approaches developed previously have serious limitations, such as not functioning in multicellular organisms, leading to high fitness costs, or functioning incompletely.

A way to control populations

Now, geneticists have developed a new approach called synthetic postzygotic barriers exploiting CRISPR-based incompatibilities for engineered species (SPECIES) that prevent crossbreeding. SPECIES uses an adapted form of the Cas9 protein which is used to target gene sequences in the CRISPR editing technique. The adapted Cas9 recruits the cell’s transcriptional machinery to genes essential for development, causing the cell to overexpress the gene to a lethal degree.

Scientists at the University of California at San Diego modified the genome of fruit flies using CRISPR-based technologies to create eight reproductively isolated species. Image courtesy of Akbari Laboratory, UC San Diego.

Researchers can prevent this deadly overexpression in modified SPECIES organisms by mutating the promoter regions of genes to stop Cas9 binding. If a modified animal attempted to breed with a wild type, the offspring would not survive because Cas9 would target the developing wild type gene, triggering overexpression.

“Genetic transmissions can potentially spread beyond intended borders and be difficult to control. SPECIES offers a way to control populations in a very safe and reversible manner,” said Omar Akbari, PhD, associate professor at the University of California, San Diego Division of Biological Sciences and lead author of the article, in a statement.

In the new study, the team described how they generated eight modified SPECIES of fruit flies that could not mate with each other or with the wild-type fly, Drosophila melanogaster. By targeting two to three genes per SPECIES, the researchers hope this will ensure that natural mutations do not allow crossbreeding.

The approach reflects the natural formation of new species, where distinct populations of the same species progressively evolve in divergent ways until their genetics are no longer compatible for reproduction.

“Even though speciation occurs systematically in nature, creating a new artificial species is actually quite a significant bioengineering challenge,” said Anna Buchman, PhD, Akbari lab researcher and lead author of the article. “The beauty of the SPECIES approach is that it simplifies the process, giving us a defined set of tools that we need in any organism to elegantly induce speciation.”

Harness the power

One of the most sought-after targets for gene drive technology is to prevent the spread of malaria by mosquitoes. Genetically modified mosquitoes that cannot carry the disease could be used to overwhelm the wild population and stop its spread.

Since the gene drive of SPECIES cannot proliferate through breeding with wild-type animals, a modified SPECIES must be released multiple times to dominate the population. If the new SPECIES exceeds a certain threshold percentage of the overall population, it can replace the wild type.

However, below this threshold, the wild type can regain the upper hand if the releases stop. This is because wild-type animals would have a reproductive advantage over modified SPECIES due to the low fitness costs caused by the system.

“Since SPECIES are incompatible with wild-type mosquitoes, their populations can be controlled and reversed by limiting their population threshold below 50%. This gives you the ability to limit and reverse its spread if you do so. wish, ”Akbari said. “Essentially, this allows us to harness the full power of gene drives – such as disease elimination or crop protection – without the high risk of uncontrollable spread.”

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In the face of global food insecurity and an ever-changing climate, we expect farmers to produce more and to do so using sustainable techniques. While cultures naturally evolve over time, we now want them to adapt to our demands at an unprecedented rate. The Down to Earth team is taking a closer look.

New breeding techniques compared to genetically modified organisms

Unlike traditional “genetic modification”, new breeding techniques (NBT) do not introduce foreign DNA into an organism. Instead, a “modification” is made to the existing DNA of a plant using molecular scissors called CRISPR-Cas9. These adjustments are equivalent to mutations that might occur naturally, but in this case the new trait of the plant is selected and accelerated.

Scientist Jean-Luc Gallois uses these scissors to shape tomatoes with increased resistance to certain viruses.

It’s the kind of work that could eventually help farmers like Alexis Hache, who has seen his sugar beet crops plagued with the yellow beet virus year after year, forcing him to resort to pesticides. Today, Hache sees NBTs as the answer, saying resistance that would take five years to develop using traditional plant breeding could be produced “overnight” in a lab.

Leap into the unknown

But Guy Kastler of the Confederation of French Farmers is skeptical. He argues that plants created in the lab will always be less suited to the natural environment of the field and therefore need more pesticides, not less. He doesn’t think these techniques should be ruled out, but calls for caution before they become mainstream.

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Lupine Protein Market 2021 Recent Reach, Growing Popularity, and Emerging Trends in the Market – The Manomet Current Fri, 04 Jun 2021 04:41:46 +0000

Global Lupine Protein Market research report 2021 is segmented into several key regions with production, consumption, revenue (Million USD), market share and growth rate of Lupine Protein in these regions, from 2020 to 2028 (forecast), covering North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, South and Central America.

Lupine protein is a plant with a delicate blue flower and bears seeds rich in protein. Lupine protein is a minimally processed food that contains a non-genetically modified organism and natural ingredients. Due to its organic nature, lupine protein finds a wide range of applications in the production of food and beverages. Consuming lupine offers various health benefits such as improving bowel function and increasing satiety. Lupine protein is available in different forms such as isolates, concentrates, and flour.

Top Key Players: –

1. A. Constantino and CSpA
2. Aminola BV
3. Barentz International BV
4. Coorow Seed Cleaners Pty Ltd.
5. Straightforward food products
6. Golden West Foods Group
7. Lup ‘ingredients
8. Nizo
9. Prolupine GmbH
10. Soybean Austria Vertriebs GmbH

The increasing attention to herbal products and ingredients is driving the growth of the lupine protein market. In addition to this, increased investment by companies to launch awareness campaigns is also boosting the growth of the market. However, concerns about side effects caused by lupine protein are limiting the successful development of the lupine protein market. The increased consumer demand for gluten-free products is expected to drive the growth of the lupine protein market in the near future.

The report highlights the key growth strategies adopted by these players of the Lupine Protein industry, including details such as financial overview, product / service offered, notable developments, and SWOT analysis.

Market segmentation :

Based on the type of product:

• Lupine protein isolates
• Lupine protein concentrate

Based on demand:

• Food and drinks
• Neutraceutical
• Personal care and cosmetics

The report analyzes factors affecting the Lupine Protein market from both demand and supply side and further assesses the market dynamics affecting the market during the forecast period i.e. the drivers. , constraints, opportunities and future trends. The report also provides a comprehensive PEST analysis for the five regions, namely; North America, Europe, APAC, MEA, and South & Central America after evaluating the political, economic, social, and technological factors affecting the Lupine Protein market in these regions.

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Clear up the confusion over GMOs and GMOs Wed, 02 Jun 2021 18:00:03 +0000

Question: As a master gardener, I am discouraged that your article on pest control promotes GMOs. plants as a means of pest control for home gardens.

A: As a former Master Gardeners instructor, I am disheartened that you are confused about genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. Sometimes people argue over a controversial topic without knowing the definitions of the words they are using. Sometimes they are confused by acronyms.

For example, let’s look at the acronyms and the terms “GEO” and “GMO”. “GEO” is the abbreviation for genetically modified organism and “GMO” is the abbreviation for genetically modified organism. These two terms are often mistakenly used interchangeably, but they are not the same thing.

The United States Department of Agriculture defines genetic modification as: “The production of inherited improvements in plants or animals for specific uses, through genetic engineering or other more traditional methods.” Some countries other than the United States use this term to refer specifically to genetic engineering.

The USDA defines genetic engineering as: “The manipulation of the genes of an organism by introducing, eliminating or rearranging specific genes using the methods of modern molecular biology, in particular techniques called DNA techniques. recombinant. “

In the definition of genetic modification, modification can be either genetic engineering or “more traditional methods”. Traditional methods include the simple selection of ancient plants that has taken place for thousands of years! The USDA is correct that genetic engineering is a type of genetic modification. According to the USDA definition, all seeds and garden plants created by traditional plant breeding are genetically modified.

Throughout history all organisms except natural clones have been and always will be GMOs. Even identical twins are GMOs from their parents.

At present, there are no genetically modified seeds available for home gardeners. Every packet of seeds, including all old and organic packets, still contains GMO seeds, even if the label says they are not.

Just look at the USDA definition and you will see that all garden seeds meet their GMO definition. All garden seeds are genetically modified seeds. We love genetically modified plants. This is how we obtain new varieties of food and landscape crops that are more robust and more resistant to disease.

Do not be afraid of genetically modified plants and animals, because every plant and animal throughout history has been a GMO.

Every food plant in your garden and plant in your landscape is genetically modified. We are always on the lookout for new genetically modified plants and animals. We want to find the improved characteristics of increased production, better quality and better disease resistance, and we want to stop using plants and animals that we believe are not improved. Plant and animal breeders are constantly improving our landscapes with more beautiful flowers, our pets with improved animal genes, and our gardens with new hybrids, such as late blight resistant zucchini. Genetic modification is normal, natural, is happening all the time, and there is nothing wrong with it.

Email your questions to Jeff Rugg at To learn more about Jeff Rugg and read articles from other Creators Syndicate authors and designers, visit the Creators Syndicate website at Copyright 2021 Jeff Rugg. Distributed by Creators Syndicate.

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