Biotech canola produces more yield on every acre

Farmers can get more yield from every acre of farmland by growing biotech canola compared to conventional varieties. Between 1996 and 2013, it increased farmers' yields by up to 12% per hectare, adding up to an extra 8 million tonnes of production.

Source: Brookes, Graham and Peter Barfoot. "Global income and production impacts of using GM crop technology 1996–2013." GM Crops & Food Vol. 6, Iss. 1, 2015.