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Genetic Engineering Can Decrease Crops' Water Needs - Wall Street Journal

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http://news.google.com - Genetic Engineering Can Decrease Crops' Water NeedsWall Street JournalGenetic engineering also conserves water by allowing agricultural production in salty soils. Scientists have enhanced salt tolerance in crops as diverse as tomatoes and canola, and made them irrigable with brackish water, thus conserving fresh water ...