ISF Seed World 2011 - Giant Views - Thomas Hughes
Verdant Partners LLC
Thomas F. Hughes Partner
Thomas Hughes, partner at Verdant Partners, discusses the increased acceptance of biotech around the world and what the future of biotech looks like.
Thomas Hughes, partner at Verdant Partners, talks about the next wave of traits such as drought tolerance and nitrogen utilization as well as the timeline for this next generation of traits.
Some have hinted that the regulatory system in the United States is holding up the commercialization of some of these new traits. Thomas Hughes of Verdant Partners shares his opinion in regards to the regulatory process in the United States including what the seed industry can do to help the process.