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soybeans

An annual legume or the seeds of this plant.


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China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified

... approaching farmers. Monsanto and competitor Dow AgroSciences are on the verge of introducing the next generation of herbicide-resistant corn, soybeans and cotton — genetically modified seeds representing hundreds of millions of dollars in research and the promise of billions in sales. U.S. ...

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by Sheppie
Mon Jan 19, 2015 11:59 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified
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Thoughts on genetically modified organisms/crops

I'm doing a paper on this topic. Just wondering what everyone's thoughts on genetically modified organisms/crops. How often do you have corns or soybeans or cotton seed oil or foods containing these ingredients (such as corn cereal, corn chips, cake/pancake mix, granola bars, taco, veggie burger/regular ...

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by doppie
Sat May 22, 2010 7:20 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thoughts on genetically modified organisms/crops
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Views: 1490

The Fiber Disease

... algae or animals in fresh water. Terrestrial forms are often plant pathogens. Phytophthora infestans – caused the Irish potato famine, infects soybeans and cocoa also. We have been here before in the 1930s. Polio, and more. Water based diseases. Getting the kingdoms down. Eukaryote and prokaryote ...

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by Skytroll
Fri Aug 04, 2006 3:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 6265455

The Fiber Disease

... across the U.S., reported on November 12, that the Food and Drug Administration had ordered the destruction of half a million bushels of Nebraska soybeans. The crop had been contaminated by biopharmaceutical corn, which was planted last year in the same field and unexpectedly sprouted again. Ever ...

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by Skytroll
Sun May 28, 2006 10:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 6265455

Re: Uses of Bacteria and Fungi

... to sapprophritic bateria that feed on decomposing materials to clean our environment. - AND... last but not least... Legumes (vegatables like soybeans and and lima beans) contain nitrogen-fixing bacteria in their roots. Legumes are used in crop rotation to slow the depletion of nutrients in ...

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by Guitar18Chick
Mon Jan 23, 2006 5:37 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Uses of Bacteria and Fungi
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