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Transgenic cotton: High hopes and farming reality

Nature Plants volume 3, Article number: 16212 (2017) | Download Citation

To determine the potential of any promising tool, its performance in practice must always be considered. Two recent articles reach different conclusions on one important benefit of Bacillus thuringiensis cotton management: the potential to reduce pesticide sprays.

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  1. Andrew Flachs is a Volkswagen Foundation fellow at the Karl Jaspers Centre for Advanced Transcultural Studies, Voßstraße 2, Building 4400, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany.

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