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Environmentalists Oppose Field Trials of GM Crops
New Indian Express

Environmentalists Oppose Field Trials of GM Crops

CHENNAI: Even as the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee, a regulatory panel under the environment ministry recommended field trial for 13 genetically modified crops last month, Poovulagin Nanbargal, a movement by environmentalists in the city ... New Indian Express, 1 month ago

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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 Traders4 weeks ago Monsanto awaits clearance to begin field trials in India  Hindu Business Line1 month ago

Battle lines sharpen over GM

The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee, by granting approval to GM trials even before the Supreme Court ruled in the matter, has shown an
 The Hindu2 months 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 Times1 month ago Farmers Body Pitches for Allowing Trials of GM Crops  Outlook India1 month ago Farmers body NFEI pitches for allowing trials of GM crops  Jagran Post1 month ago Farmers body welcomes move to put GM crop field trials on hold  Business Standard2 months ago

Scientists oppose experiments on GM crops

A group of scientists Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi protesting the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee's decision to carry on experiments on GM crops as these adversely impact the environment. "It is shocking that GEAC took this ...
 SME Times1 month ago Against science  Smart Investor2 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 Plaza3 weeks ago Colorado's Blue Book: GMO Labeling Will Raise Grocery Prices  Truth About Trade3 weeks 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 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 Sangh outfits oppose GM crop trials, Govt says no decision yet  Deccan Herald2 months ago
Business Standard India

Foreign fears, Indian tears

The lingering uncertainty over the field trials of genetically modified (GM) crops is tacitly hurting the government. That is because a large number of GM seeds held up because of the indecision on field trials have been created by public sector ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago Surinder Sud: Foreign fears, Indian tears  Smart Investor1 month 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.com1 month ago After GM food trial ban, MPs head for Monsanto junket  InToday1 month ago

Mahyco pins hopes on new Government to speed up regulatory approvals

From a humble beginning in 1964 as a seed production company, Mahyco has come a long way to become the country's leading agri-biotech company today. It was the first Indian company to commercialise transgenic bollgard cotton hybrids (Bt ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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