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Farm Progress America, October 12, 2020

Max Armstrong reports on the approval of the first biotech wheat product in Argentina

Max Armstrong looks at one crop that has not had a genetically modified history – wheat. That changed last week when Argentina approved a new biotech wheat system. Max looks at the export market for Argentina wheat, which includes one major partner – Brazil. Many groups in Argentina have weighed in against the approval of the crop including trade groups, wheat users and environmental organizations.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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