Thursday, August 16, 2012

Insult to Injury

Forget the drought. Corn farmers in Illinois have another concern:
Last year, Iowa State University's Aaron Gassmann confirmed populations of western corn rootworms that are resistant to the Cry3Bb1 protein. At today's University of Illinois' Agronomy Day, U of I agronomist Mike Gray announced that he'd confirmed the exact same thing in Illinois.
Read more from farmprogress.com

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