Last month the Farm Bill 2018 (Agricultural Improvement Protection Act of 2018) was signed into law. Section 10108 of that bill pertains to the Plant Variety Protection Act, which now has been amended to include Intellectual Property (IP) protection for asexually reproduced plant varieties.

Continue Reading Significant Changes to Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 – Plant Variety Protection Act Amended

The Business Standard reported on a new method to purify water using sunlight.

Reuters reported on a Supreme Court decision on the Endangered Species Act.

The Minneapolis Star Tribune discussed soybean storage issues as a result of Chinese trade disputes.

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The Miami Herald discussed the status of the farm bill.