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The Flavr Savr tomato

Introduced in 1994, it was the first genetically engineered crop to be sold commercially. It featured not only an annoyingly purposeful misspelling in its name but the ability to stay firm through shipping. Though well received at first, disappointment set in when the flavor part implied in the... Noah Berger / Bloomberg