Andrew Paul Gutierrez FRES is Senior Emeritus Professor in the College of Natural Resources at the University of California at Berkeley. He was founder of the University of California Integrated Pest Management Program and Associate Director of the National NSF/EPA/USDA IPM Projects. He has 40 years of experience working on cotton globally. He is CEO of the Center for the Analysis of Sustainable Agricultural systems (CasasGlobal.org) with ongoing research programs globally on various crop systems.
By Andrew Paul Gutierrez, Hans R. Herren, Peter E. Kenmore, Independent Science News
If anything is to be learned from the template of Bt cotton it is that much of biotechnology in agriculture is an exercise in linear thinking, of reductionism, and of unexpected consequences.