Biotech is Booming Around the World

Here are some key facts, courtesy of CropLife International.

  • Farmers in 28 countries planted a record 181.5 million hectares last year.
  • More than half of the world’s population lives in countries where biotech crops are grown.
  • Biotech has increased crop production and improved farm incomes by $133 billion.
  • Farmers in the developing world are planting more biotech crops than in industrial countries.
Biotech is Booming
Biotech crops are growing in popularity. Farmers in 28 countries planted a record 181.5 million hectares last year – up from 175.2 million in 2013.

Source: CropLife International

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