DPI’s main scientist Rod Jones mentioned that the brand new broccoli isn’t the results of genetic engineering.
“All we have carried out is gone again and minded nature’s pure variety,” he mentioned.
Jones additionally mentioned that DPI had partnerships with massive corporations and had examined 400 sorts of broccoli earlier than choosing the one which had the best anti-oxidant content material and now they’ve determined to breed the “Booster Broccoli”.
“It is also about enhancing the well being of our inhabitants normally by getting folks to eat greens that we all know are excellent for them,” he added.
“It is a premium branded product so the returns to growers must be greater,” Jones mentioned.