QAround how many farmers actively use GMOs in North America?
Question submitted By: blueyAround how many farmers actively use GMOs in North America?
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Can the genetic modification change my hair texture from wavy to straight? And if so when it will be possible?
Posted on November 28, 2017
Response from: Community Manager, Moderator for GMOAnswers.com • on January 4, 2018
There are currently no breeding techniques used to create genetic variations of hair textures. If a person wishes to change their hair texture in any way, they are currently limited to the available hair care products sold for those purposes. However, new gene editing techniques are continued to be developed for different beneficial purposes and what you are referring to is the possibility of editing genes in humans. Some of the areas to apply gene editing, particularly in humans, are... Read More
Can the act of some farmers planting GMOs negatively affect the ability of other farmers to practice organic farming?
Posted on November 26, 2017
Response from: Brandon Hunnicutt, Farmer • on January 2, 2018
One of the great things about farming is our ability to grow many different crops, while at the same time having the choices to raise them in different fashions, with or without biotech in the crops, especially in crops like corn. This can also be challenging as we have to work with our neighbors to make sure what we are growing doesn't cause a negative effect on what they are growing. This can happen in many different instances. We raise production seed corn,... Read More
Posted on November 17, 2017
Response from: Community Manager, Moderator for GMOAnswers.com • on December 6, 2017
A similar question has been answered here If you have any additional questions, please ask! Read More