Agricultural Biotechnology Define

Agricultural Biotechnology Define by the USDA

Have you heard of Agricultural Biotechnology before? I hadn’t before diving into the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) website for current label definitions. If you want  in-depth information on the subject  you can find their website here:

As per the USDA website, here is their definition of Agricultural Biotechnology.

“Agricultural Biotechnology: A range of tools, including traditional breeding techniques, that alter living organisms, or parts of organisms, to make or modify products; improve plants or animals; or develop microorganisms for specific agricultural uses. Modern biotechnology today includes the tools of genetic engineering.”

Click on the links below for other terminology you might be interested in.

Genetic Engineering
Genetically Modified


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