The Ag-West Bio Blog features editorials by scientists, academics, business experts and producers on wide ranging topics, from farming to biotechnology. The blogs posted here represent the personal views of the authors. We are truly thankful to them for taking the time to contribute. We also welcome you to submit a blog if you feel passionate about a topic. Blogs should be no more than 750 words in length and should contain links to references. Please submit to firstname.lastname@example.org.