seeds http://hppr.org en How secure is the Fort Knox of seeds? http://hppr.org/post/how-secure-fort-knox-seeds <p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Grace Hood 19837 at http://hppr.org How secure is the Fort Knox of seeds? Generic seeds could have a short lifespan http://hppr.org/post/generic-seeds-could-have-short-lifespan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The patent rights on the first genetically modified seeds expire next year, but it’s not clear how the introduction of “generic” seeds fits into the science and business of GM crops.</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:15:18 +0000 Grant Gerlock 13151 at http://hppr.org Generic seeds could have a short lifespan The seeds of genetic modification http://hppr.org/post/seeds-genetic-modification <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The vast majority of the corn and soybeans in United States grow from seeds that have been genetically modified. The technology is barely 30 years old and the&nbsp;</span><a href="http://harvestpublicmedia.org/blog/1605/finding-scientific-consensus-gm-food-mark-lynas/5" style="line-height: 1.5;">controversy surrounding it</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;somewhat younger. But how did it even become possible?</span></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 16:26:58 +0000 Amy Mayer 12567 at http://hppr.org The seeds of genetic modification