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Monsanto Company has been waiting for clearance from the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee for its GM corn and Round-up Ready Flex cotton. The company hopes approvals to hold trials will be given soon. The GM corn will help ... 4 Traders, 1 month ago
Monsanto awaits clearance to begin field trials in India Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago
Jagran Post

National Farmers Empowerment Initiative pitches for allowing trials of GM crops

On July 18, the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee, had given the green signal for field trials of genetically-modified rice, mustard, cotton. NEW DELHI: Farmers body NFEI today met Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and pitched for allowing ...
 Economic Times2 months ago Field trial of GM crops to begin soon: Javadekar  Hindustan Times2 months ago Assocham for allowing field trials in GM crops  ZeeNews.com2 months ago PM Narendra Modi's push for GM crops faces tough opposition from Swadeshi Jagaran Manch  Truth About Trade2 months ago

Colorado voting guide suggest GMO labelling will raise food prices

A guide published for voters in Colorado suggest that required labelling of genetically engineered products will raise food prices and cost consumers. Food Safety news reports those comments were published in the Blue Book, a voting guide published ...
 Fresh Plaza1 month ago Colorado's Blue Book: GMO Labeling Will Raise Grocery Prices  Truth About Trade1 month ago
DNA India

Gujarat government to not join field trials of Genetically Modified crops

Government has only allowed commercial use of Bt Cotton Joining ranks with nearly ten other big states, Gujarat government has now decided not to allow field trials of any Genetically Modified (GM) food crops within its boundaries. The ...
 DNA India1 week ago Gujarat refuses GM field trials of food crops  The Hindu1 week ago Gujarat says no to field trial of GM food crops  Times of India1 week ago Gujarat says no to field trials of GM food crops  The Statesman1 week ago

Montana grain sales unfazed by GMO wheat discovery [Billings Gazette, Mont.]

[October 08, 2014] (Billings Gazette (MT) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Oct. 08--More than a week after reports that genetically modified wheat unexpectedly turned up at a university research lab in Huntley, foreign buyers are not shying away from ...
 TMC Net1 week ago Mont. grain sales unfazed by GMO wheat discovery  Truth About Trade1 week ago
Business Standard India

Genetically modified

In India, we are engaged in a race to the bottom. The use of GM Crops by one country will enable it to produce cheap goods and all other countries will have to perforce adopt the technology if they are to withstand the competition. The remedy is not ...
 The Statesman1 month ago Foreign fears, Indian tears  Business Standard India1 month ago Surinder Sud: Foreign fears, Indian tears  Smart Investor1 month ago

Benefits and banes of consuming GM foods

This week, environment minister Prakash Jayadekar announced the government’s decision to disallow field trials of 13 genetically modified or GM crops. Earlier, these trials were all set to be conducted. What are GM plants and food? GM crop plants come from ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago Why RSS up in arms against genetically modified (GM) crops?  One India2 months ago Genetically modified crops' field trials put on hold  Rediff.com2 months ago PM for greater research in agriculture, RSS linked outfits oppose GM crop  IBN Live2 months ago

Ban first, learn later: MPs accept paid 'US study tour'

Three weeks after the Bharatiya Janata Party overruled field trials for 15 genetically modified crops, a group of members of Parliament from Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena are heading to the US on a week-long study tour sponsored by global seed giant, Monsanto. The group departs on Saturday. The MPs will first attend a 'Farm Progress Show' in Iowa, then visit the Monsanto headquarters in St Louis, Missouri. The trip will cost an estimated $6,000 (Rs 363,540) per head for travel, food ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago After GM food trial ban, MPs head for Monsanto junket  InToday2 months ago

Government puts genetically-modified crop trials on hold

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 86th ICAR Foundation Day function in New Delhi Tuesday. — PTI Bowing to Sangh Parivar pressure, the Centre on Tuesday put on hold its decision to allow field trials of GM crops. The Sangh-backed trade union ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Ebola vaccine from GSK fast-tracked into clinical trials

The GSK vaccine consists of a common cold virus, called an adenovirus, that has been engineered to carry two genes of the Ebola virus. Animal testing shows the adenovirus infects cells the Ebola genes produce harmless proteins that stimulate the ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago Can Any Drug or Vaccine Stop Ebola? WHO Scours Globe  NBCNews.com1 month ago UPDATE 1-Ebola vaccine from GSK fast-tracked into clinical trials  London South East1 month ago GSK Ebola vaccine fast-tracked into U.S., UK and African trials  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
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