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    • Herbicide Resistance in Plants 

      LeBaron, Homer M. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      Economic effects of herbicide resistance. How resistance develops and how its pathways can be used for crop improvement.
    • Impact of Animal Growth 

      Kalter, Robert J. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      A socially acceptable policy to remove excess capacity in dairy production must be implemented including the removal or price supports. Public income should emphasize education, human services, and social safety nets. ...
    • Impact of Animal Growth Promotants on the Meat Industry 

      Hayenga, Marvin L.; Buhr, Brian L. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      It is not necessarily size, but management sophistication that really makes a difference in the successful use of PST. Larger, more specialized operations are more likely to make effective use of this relatively sophisticated ...
    • Is Genetically Engineered Herbicide-resistance (GEHR) Compatible with Low-input Sustainable Agriculture (LISA)? 

      Comstock, Gary (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      An adequate discussion of the morality of agricultural biotechnological research designed to facilitate the prevention or killing of weeds must take into account a broad range of issues.
    • Overview of NABC 1: Biotechnology and Sustainable Agriculture: Policy Alternatives 

      MacDonald, June F. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      This overview presents the main points presented by the speakers at the 1st Annual Meeting of the NABC in 1989 and the recommendations made the bye participants in the workshops.
    • Policy Alternatives in Sustainable Agriculture 

      Goodman, Robert M. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      The farm of the future will be more management intensive, and that management will require a wider range of tools—that is technology—to be successful in producing an abundant safe food supply. Genetic manipulation is the ...
    • Potential Economic Impact of Herbicide-resistant Corn 

      Tauer,Loren (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      Early regional adoption of herbicide tolerant crops may be beneficial to the region that uses new technology first.
    • Should the Development of Herbicide-tolerant Plants be a Focus of Sustainable Agriculture Research? 

      Goldburg, Rebecca J. (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      Public sector funding could help the development of weed control alternatives that, unlike herbicide-tolerant plants, the industry has not found potentially profitable.
    • Social and Ethical Implications of Animal Growth Promotants 

      Hoiberg, Eric O.; Bulfetta, Gordon; Nowak, Peter (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      Pre-introduction research into the economic and social impacts of new technologies play an important role by identifying institutional barriers to the equitable transfer of new technologies and by providing needed information ...
    • Somatotropins 

      Baldwin, R. Lee (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      BST (Somatotropin) how it work and what it does.
    • Workshop report for NABC 1 

      Hollander, Anne K.; Wood, H. Alan; Mellon, Margaret; Kliebenstein, James; O'Berry, Phillip A.; Butler, L.J. 'Bees'; Weymouth, Donald K.; (NABC, 1989-02-15)
      The workshops focused on the Integrating Biotechnology and Sustainable Agriculture by discussing issues surrounding biopesticides, herbicide tolerance, disease control in animals and animal growth promotants and made police ...