Pamela Ronald at PopTech 2008

  • Pamela Ronald
  • Professor, Plant Pathology, University of California, Davis

Sustainable Visions: You might think that genetically engineered agriculture and organic farming are diametrically opposed, but Pamela Ronald - chair of the Plant Genomics Program at UC Davis - argues the two go together like peanut butter and chocolate. In this informative Pop!Tech talk, Ronald describes how marrying organic farming techniques with G.E. crops holds the potential to help solve the impending global food crisis.