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Safe Seed: Researchers Yielding Good Results on Food Cotton in Field (2 of 3)

Caption: First yields from a field study of cotton with ultra-low levels of gossypol indicated that researchers are well on the way to developing a new protein source for human consumption. The test plot near College Station, Texas is being analyzed by developer Dr. Keerti Rathore, Texas AgriLife Research plant biotechnologist.

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