The Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2011

This summary focuses on the 2011 biotech crop highlights, including statistics on the extent of biotech crop cultivation, environmental benefits of biotech crops and  future prospects. ISAAA is a not-for-profit international organization that shares the benefits of crop biotechnology to various stakeholders, particularly resource-poor farmers in developing countries, through knowledge sharing initiatives and the transfer and delivery of proprietary biotechnology applications.

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