Kenong Xu

How Did the Modern Apple Come About?

Most cultivated crops, if not all, are domesticated from their wild relatives. There is no exception in the case of apple.

Is CRISPR/Cas9 a Viable Solution for the Control of Crop Insect Pests?

Gene editing has the potential to aid growers in control of invasive pests.

Biotechnology Aids Orchard Management

We’re studying how genetics and branch growth can help prepare your orchard structure better for mechanization.

A Breakthrough In Biotechnology And The Future Of The Fruit Industry

Researchers from California and Sweden have recently been honored for a discovery that could have big implications for […]

Why Arctic Apples Were Approved By USDA

In what has become a heated debate, let’s discuss the science behind GMO apples.