Connecting to LinkedIn...

W1siziisijiwmtuvmdqvmtuvmdgvntqvmzgvnzi1l01ptlrbu0hfqkxpr19vtljftkrfukvex0lnqudfx3jlc2l6zwrfyw5kx3jlbmrlcmvklmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimtkymhgxmjuwiyjdxq

Blog

Biotech crops gain increasing global popularity

28/04/2014 by

W1siziisijiwmtqvmtavmjgvmtuvndmvntevmjuwl2zpbguixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisijywmhg0mdbcdtawm2uixv0

Titled, ‘Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM crops 2013’ it reveals that biotech crops (or GMOs) use has increased more than hundred-fold from 1.7 million hectares.

The report was prepared by Clive James, Founder and Emeritus Chair of International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications (ISAAA). Presenting a summary, Dr Emmarold Mneney, Principal Research Officer at Mikocheni Agricultural Research Institute said the adoption has now exceed 175 million hectares.

“A record 175.2 million hectares of biotech crops were grown globally in 2013, at an annual growth rate of three per cent, up five million from 170 million hectares in 2012,” Dr Mneney quoted the report.

He said, “This adoption rate speaks for itself in terms of its resilience and the benefits it delivers to farmers and consumers.”

This article has been extracted from http://www.busiweek.com,  please click on this link to read the article in full http://www.busiweek.com/index1.php?Ctp=2&pI=1063&pLv=3&srI=84&spI=463&cI=25

Montash is a multi-award winning, global IT recruitment firm. Specialising in permanent and contract positions across mid-senior appointments which cover a wide range of industry sectors and IT functions, including:

ERP, BI & Data, Information Security, IT Architecture & Strategy, Scientific Technologies, Demand IT and Business Engagement, Digital and E-commerce, Infrastructure and Service Delivery, Project and Programme Delivery.

With offices based in London, Montash has completed assignments in over 30 countries and has appointed technical professionals from board level to senior and mid-management in permanent and contract roles.

For more information please visit www.montash.com

comments powered by Disqus

Social Stream

Latest News

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdqvmjqvmtqvmzqvmzuvnjg3l3nodxr0zxjzdg9ja182mdq2otc5nziuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilcizodb4mtawiyjdxq

What Does A Snap Election Mean For Recruitment?

2017-04-25 08:00:00 +0100

On Tuesday 18th April, Prime Minister Theresa May called a snap general election for 8th June, taking the nation by surprise. Rather than waiting until 2020, voters will now be casting their ballots in a matter of weeks. The hope for the government is that a Tory victory give the prime minister a strong mandate in parliament as Brexit negotiations begin. This sudden decision has been embraced by many in the recruitment industry due to the anticipated st...

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdqvmtkvmtuvndivntgvnjcyl3nodxr0zxjzdg9ja18xmja3mdi1ndcuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilcizodb4mtawiyjdxq

Evolve or Die: The Importance of Being Agile

2017-04-19 18:00:00 +0100

In the high-speed world of IT, agility is essential if you want to stay on top. Over the last 20 years, Montash Managing Director Roy Dungworth has experienced many changes in the industry. But two things never change - the need for business agility and the importance of people. Roy shares his insights after two decades in the industry. The pace of the IT industry increases every year. The way people buy or consume information today is having an enormou...