The infographic, How do GMOs Help Preserve H2O, presents how GMOs help conserve water and prevent soil erosion. It also states that drought tolerant crops increase yield, while reducing irrigation requirements.
Crop protection products play a vital role in agriculture to control the pests and diseases that threaten our global food supply. The crop protection industry is taking the lead to ensure safe and responsible management of empty, properly rinsed crop protection containers.
For thousands of years, farmers and plant breeders have used plant selection and breeding techniques to develop crops that can produce more yield, survive challenging climatic conditions like drought or cool temperatures, produce desirable traits like increased sweetness or enhanced nutrition, and more. Here are some example of different plant breeding techniques: