Biotechnology represents a powerful new tool for plant and animal breeding, and the development of new products and new uses for agriculture. Rapid product development condenses and necessitates changes in industry practice to capture appropriate value of the increased contribution of genetics as a component of final product value. Key industry changes to achieve this will be clarification and enforcement of a strong system for intellectual property protection.
Agricultural biotechnology; genetic engineering, recombinant DNA; feed industry; energy industry; consumer sentiment; population growth; environmental impacts; bioremediation; risk assessment; regulation; global market system;
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