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 What is a transgenic plant?

Answer A transgenic plant contains a gene that has been artificially inserted, meaning it was not obtained naturally through pollination. The inserted gene may come from another unrelated plant or even fr... Read More »
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Can seeds from a transgenic plant grow into a new plant?

Seeds from transgenic plants normally grow into new plants, just like any other seeds. However, some biotech companies have produced transgenic crops that incorporate so-called "terminator technolo... Read More »
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Types of Transgenic Plants?

Since they first became commercially available in 1996, genetically modified, or GM, crops have enjoyed swift growth in popularity among farmers. According to The Economist, as of 2010, some 331 mi... Read More »
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If a tomato plant is infected with the mosaic virus can the seeds from that plant be used to plant new plants in following years or will the virus go with it.?

No, the seeds are sometimes affected and there is no way of telling which ones they are until too late. Some viruses can be controlled on seeds by a process of fermentation, but this doesn't appear... Read More »
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Can you plant a hot pepper plant next to tomato plant?

This is an argued point all the time. I have heard recommendations of planting marigolds between the peppers and tomatoes, and it seems to work.
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