Janet Slovin is a passionate scientist who sees biotechnology as the oportunity to help farmers to be more productive and as a great tool to protect the environment. The use of biotechnology has revolutionized the way we do agriculture and research must continue to address climate changes that have a direct impact on agriculture. The need of new traits will always be there to improve yield and to enhance the crop performance in general.
Scientist Joan K. Lunney explained to us the importance of sanitation in commercial pig operations. Dr. Lunney has performed research on finding antibodies to fight hogs disease. We all learned that the swine flu came from humans.