By: Elizabeth Whitman
By: Tom Karst
Another version of J.R. Simplot’s Innate biotech potato has been given preliminary approval by federal officials.
Keith Ridler | Associated Press
BOISE – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a potato genetically engineered by Idaho-based J.R. Simplot Co. to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine and that still damages crops around the world.