A model for testing new seed technologies

Peter R. Thomison, Roger W. Elmore, Greg W. Roth, Joseph G. Lauer

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Extension specialists from several North Central states recently proposed a new approach to expedite and facilitate evaluation of new genetically modified organism (GMO) hybrids through multi-state testing. As an example of this approach, newly released GMO glyphosate tolerant (GT) corn hybrids were evaluated at multiple locations across five states in 1999 and nine states in 2001. This cooperative testing effort demonstrated that powerful sets of data across a range of production environments could be generated with a minimal amount of input and resource allocation for the individual states.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Extension
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2004

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Education


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