Biotechnology can help farmers survive a drought, produce more on less acres, and provide a crop using less water and pesticides. We want to help educate the public worldwide regarding the safety and benefits of products developed through biotechnology. Before they reach the market, crops from GM seeds are studied extensively to make sure they are safe for people, animals and the environment. In fact, today’s GM products are the most researched and tested agriculture products in history.
GMO national standard measure passes Senate, House, heads to White House for signature.
It is disappointing that enough Senators cannot see the need to preempt a damaging patchwork of state measures.
Statement by President Rich Felts: “On behalf of the farmer and rancher county members of Kansas Farm Bureau, we are pleased that Sen. Pat Roberts held a successful Agriculture Committee hearing on an issue of vital importance.