|Corn Field. Source: Wikimedia Commons.|
The study is the first documented evidence that genetically modified crops can help farmer's make money, even though initially they are more expensive to plant. It is a good indication that a mixture of GM and regular crops are likely to be pursed in the US.
The BBC article: GM crops bring cash harvest to non-GM varieties
The New York Times also recently ran an interesting article (After Growth, Fortunes Turn for Monsanto) about a down turn in profits for Monsanto, the most well known of the GM companies. Monsanto has been losing money on their newest type of GM corn, in addition to other products because farmer's just aren't buying them as the company had predicted.