Bt Crops

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Genetically Modified Plant - Effects On Farming Practices - Managing Emergence of Resistance
... One method of reducing resistance is the creation of non-Bt crop refuges to allow some nonresistant insects to survive and maintain a susceptible population ... an insect would become resistant to a Bt crop, the commercialization of transgenic cotton and maize in 1996 was accompanied with a management strategy to prevent ... For example, expression of the Bt gene can vary ...

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