Giant Numbers Dollars spent on plant breeding, research and variety development by the private sector in 2012. “In 2007, the private sector invested just over $56 million in plant breeding, research and variety development. In 2012, the investment …

GiantNumbers 37 million—Number of dollars invested in the project between Cibus and Makhteshim that will see the development of seven traits in five different crop types. “It’s an entryway into Europe. That is the prime target because we believ…