posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM
The nation's pre-eminent quarter horse association, trying hard to safeguard a prestigious registry that adds financial value to listed animals, faced off in court Wednesday against two breeders who claim the organization is wrongly excluding...
posted on August 27, 2010 at 8:08 PM
A steer cloned from a previous winner is named 4H Grand Champion at the Iowa State Fair. Project Liberty, a cutting-edge biofuels plant begins its first large-scale cellulosic feedstock harvest. An outbreak of salmonella sickens thousands,...
posted on August 26, 2010 at 9:08 PM
Attorney General Eric Holder and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack held a joint hearing Friday at Colorado State University, where meatpackers, feedlot operators and hundreds of cattle ranchers voiced concerns over a lack of competition in the...
posted on January 18, 2008 at 8:01 PM
When Scottish scientists announced the first successful cloning of a mammal from an adult cell 10 years ago, the revelation fueled heated debate on the safety and ethics of such procedures.
posted on April 20, 2007 at 8:04 PM
Meat, dairy and other grocery products that come from cloned livestock would have to be clearly labeled under a bill pending in the California Legislature.
posted on December 29, 2006 at 8:12 PM
The FDA announced this week that food from cloned animals is safe for human consumption.
posted on December 22, 2006 at 8:12 PM
For nearly four years, Maryland dairy farmer Greg Wiles has poured milk from his cloned cows down the drain in compliance with a voluntary ban on food from cloned livestock.
posted on January 31, 2003 at 8:01 PM
Scientists in New Zealand have genetically engineered cows that produce milk with higher than normal levels of protein, which would speed the process of making cheese.
posted on August 23, 2002 at 8:08 PM
Genetically modified animals hold the promise of being able to produce pharmaceuticals in their milk and reach market weight in a shorter time.
posted on December 8, 2000 at 8:12 PM
The Scottish scientists who created dolly, the world's first cloned mammal, say they now intend to breed chickens that produce life-saving drugs in their eggs.