Choices: The Magazine of Food, Farm & Resource Issues
Sustainable agriculture, Transgenic plants
The article determines the factors that drive academic bioscience to better understand the role of genetically engineered (GE) crops in the sustainability of U.S. agriculture. Some challenges brought about by GE crops in the U.S. farm sustainability include tracking and controlling water pollution, protecting against herbicide resistance and nitrogen fixation. Professional norms are also considered as a great factor driving the academic bioscience.
Nag, S., H. Yang, S. Buccolaa, and D. Ervin. 2010. "What Drives Academic Bioscientists: Money or Values?" Choices (August)