South Dakota farmers Morgan and Jason Kontz.

What is biotechnology?

Biotechnology is a word that can seem intimidating, especially when it comes to the food we eat. What exactly is biotechnology? Is it safe? Why do farmers plant biotech crops, or as we all probably know them, GMOs?

The process of using biological organisms or systems to create products has a long history in medicine, industry and agriculture. Hear from South Dakota farmer, Morgan, about how biotechnology is used in farming today and what that means for the food you eat.

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