The Advantages of GMO in Planetary Colonization

http://scienceinmyfiction.com/2014/10/06/the-advantages-of-gmo-in-planetary-colonization/

http://scienceinmyfiction.com/?p=4047

Over the course of history mankind has modified plants and animals to fit the needs of the population. Some animals were bred to produce more meat or softer coats, while others breeds were selected for stamina or strength. Plants were also selected for better yields, larger fruits and the ability to grow in certain conditions. […]