The US patent office ruled on Wednesday that hotly disputed patents on the revolutionary genome-editing technology CRISPR-Cas9 belong to the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, dealing a blow to the University of California in its efforts to overturn those patents.
One of the agtech challenges facing farmers, and the ag industry, is the abundance of data and the lack of tools to help make decisions. Every major player in the market is grinding away on software and new machine-learning systems. Read MoreRead More »
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are proving beneficial in evaluating crop potential in season and are becoming useful tools for evaluating cultivars in variety trials, according to reports from the Beltwide Cotton Conferences held recently in Dallas. Read moreRead More »