Monday, February 19, 2024
Norway embraces GMO canola oil for sustainable salmon farming
Norway has approved the use of genetically modified (GMO) canola oil in its aquaculture industry, signalling a shift towards sustainable fish farming practices, BNN Breaking reported.
Monday, January 22, 2024
Kenanga Investment Bank expresses optimism in QL Resources' growth across diverse segments
Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd (Kenanga IB) shared an optimistic outlook on the near-term prospects of Malaysian agriculture firm QL Resources, highlighting the pivotal role of livestock farming and marine products in driving the company's gro ...
Monday, January 15, 2024
Norway approves GM rapeseed oil for use in fish feed
Norway's Food and Safety Authority (NFSA) has authorised a genetically modified rapeseed oil made by Nuseed for use in fish feed, making it the first bioengineered commodity approved in the country.
Thursday, December 28, 2023
China grants licences to 26 companies for commercial production of GMO corn and soybeans
China has granted licenses to 26 domestic seed companies, allowing them to produce, distribute, and sell genetically modified corn and soybean seeds in specific provinces, a pivotal step toward the commercial planting of genetically modifie ...
Tuesday, December 12, 2023
China approves 51 GM corn and soybean varieties for commercial production
Chinese authorities have granted approval for the commercial production of 51 genetically modified (GM) corn and soybean varieties, following a three-year trial period during which these crops were planted in selected regions across the cou ...
Monday, December 11, 2023
Lallemand announces new president and GM
Lallemand Animal Nutrition will welcome a new president and general manager in 2024 as Dr. Mathieu Castex was appointed to succeed Yannig Le Treut on February 1.
Friday, December 1, 2023
South Korea's Agro-Fisheries Corp re-tenders for non-GMO soybeans
South Korea's state-backed Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp has cancelled an international tender for the acquisition of approximately 50,000 metric tonnes of food-quality non-GMO soybeans, and issued a new tender for the same volume, a ...
Monday, November 20, 2023
Report recommends permitting GM corn imports to support India's poultry sector
India's $30 billion poultry industry needs policy support in the form of allowing the import of genetically modified (GM) corn and measures to boost the production of key feeds, including soybean, a recent report said.
Monday, November 6, 2023
Argentina sequences entire genome of non-GMO soybean variety
Argentina has sequenced the complete genome of a non-genetically soybean variety for the first time, the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of Argentina said.
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
European Commission gives go-ahead for GM corns' use as animal feed
The European Commission has authorised three genetically modified corn and renewed the authorisation for another genetically modified (GM) corn.
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Bayer expected to sow up to 15% of Brazilian soybean area with GM seed in 2023/24
Germany's Bayer has forecast that between 10% to 15% of Brazil's soybean area will be sowed with its genetically modified biotech seed, Intacta2 Xtend, in the 2023/24 season, said Fernando Prudente, who oversees soybeans and cotton for the ...
Monday, August 28, 2023
China to extend GM crop trial across provinces amid food security concerns
China has unveiled plans to expand its trial of genetically modified (GM) corn and soybeans to encompass 20 counties spanning five provinces, as the nation's focus on food security intensifies, South China Morning Post reported.
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Fonterra to expand premium dairy segment in China
New Zealand-based Fonterra Group has announced plans to expand its presence in China by entering premium categories to meet the demands of health-conscious consumers, China Daily reported.
Monday, July 3, 2023
Bioavailability of encapsulated pigment from self-emulsifiable microemulsion in egg yolk pigmentation trial
Yolk color is one of the important factors for the customer's acceptance of poultry eggs. Since birds are unable to synthesize carotenoids biologically, carotenoid pigments are widely used to supplement layer feed for yolk color enhance ...
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Canada joins US in trade dispute over Mexico's proposed limits on GM corn
Canada has announced its participation in a trade dispute panel initiated by the US regarding Mexico's proposed restrictions on imports of genetically modified (GM) corn, ABC News reported.

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