Eric Bergeson: Man’s genetic manipulation is nothing new
There should be more than enough corn to go around this fall. According to USDA statistics, ninety-seven million acres of corn were planted this year, more than any season since 1936.
The massive 1936 planting didn’t produce so well. The year was the hottest on record, and crops just plain burned up.
The jury’s still out on this year’s corn crop.
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