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Parliament on GM
London (1.3.15) – The Science and Technology Committee of the House of...[Read Full Story]...

Whatever will they think of next?
London(1.3.15) – The European Food Safety Authority has published a ...[Read Full Story]...

Believable?
London (1.3.15) – At the time of their publication we seem to have overlooked a ...[Read Full Story]...

Arwyddion o lithro?*
Welsh Government statement (1): On 13 January the European Union (EU) voted...[Read Full Story]...

Sweet returns
Adrianne Massey, managing director of science and regulatory affairs for the....[Read Full Story]...

GM cotton in India
Nowhere on earth will you see more cotton fields than in India. Cotton cultivation..[Read Full Story]...

GM-rye grass for Australian cattle?
London (22.2.15) – A new GM-crop might be on the horizon for use by Australian...
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GM-potatoes
The newly approved, genetically engineered “Innate” brand of potato (2) is quite remarkable. It is bruise resistant and contains 50 to...[Read Full Story]...

The UK: GM and the government
London (18.1.15) – For more than ten years, UK governments dithered about whether or not to favour GM technology in agriculture ...[Read Full Story]...

The UK: GM and the people
London (18.1.15) – Ever since the public GM-crops and –foods arguments started ...[Read Full Story]...





 


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