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OPINION  Agricultural biotechnology is a critical subject with lots of potential for solving some of our most pressing issues. Through opening trade, investing in research and streamlining our regulatory system we can help facilitate the use of biotechnology to address threats like food scarcity and climate change. Throughout history farmers have searched for ways to optimize their livestock and crop production through selecting for the most favorable traits. During the past few decades scientific advancement has given us an opportunity to safely grow more sustainable food at a faster rate. It’s incumbent upon us as policymakers to understand how technological advancement can benefit our food system and create new avenues for promoting the use of biotechnology in novel settings.

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On a week where none of the top eight teams from last week's ballot lost, I did shuffle a couple of things around near the top of the my ballot for this week's Associated Press college football poll.