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Is Data Knowledge?

Is data knowledge? The dilemma between genomics sequencing and traditional knowledge
The challenging dilemma between genomic sequencing and traditional knowledge Historically, to develop a new plant variety, there needed to be two distinct varieties to be able to cross-pollinate. If one variety was higher yielding and the other had strong disease…

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Biotechnology, Agriculture and Development by Phillips, Castle & Smyth
New Research Collection on Innovations in Agriculture and Food Genetically modified (GM) crops were first commercially available 18 years ago. Over this time, the technology has been applied to 15 different types of food crops (as of 2015). GM crops…