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New Drought-tolerant Plants Offer Hope for Warming World

  • November 26, 2007
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Genetically engineered crop plants that survive droughts and can grow with 70 percent less irrigation water have been developed by an international team led by researchers at the University of California, Davis. The discovery offers hope for global agriculture that is already grappling with limited and variable water supplies. Research findings concerning the new drought-tolerant […]