European Corn Borer (image) University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption Transgenic corn's suppression of the European corn borer has saved Midwest farmers billions of dollars in the past decade, reports a new study in Science. Credit Photo provided by the University of Minnesota. Usage Restrictions For use only with U of I's release titled, Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.