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US uses 'Intel Inside' model to push GM crops

US uses 'Intel Inside' model to push GM crops

The 'Intel Inside' model has become the template for deploying agricultural biotechnology from American publicly-funded research institutions and private corporations to farmers in developing countries. Just as the combination of Microsoft's Windows software ... Zee News, 1 day ago
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'Deeply Disturbed' RSS-Affiliate Asks Govt to Stop Field Trials of GM Crops

RSS-affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) today said it was "deeply disturbed" at government "steam-rolling" its concerns over trials of genetically modified crops and sought the Environment Ministry's clarification on the trials in the wake of some states ...
 Outlook5 days ago GM crops not the only option to allay food concerns: INRA  Economic Times1 week ago Stopping field trials GM crops is a pseudo-scientific form of religious frenzy  Economic Times1 week ago 'GM crops not the only option to allay food concerns'  Economic Times1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Green shoots for GM crops trials Modi govt gets backing of rightwing group

Right-wing opposition to genetically modified (GM) technologies has softened following promising results from a public-sector GM mustard trial. Swadeshi Jagran Manch, a group associated with the BJP, has for the first time said it could “review” its stand ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Govts positive mustard trials revive hope for GM crops  Hindustan Times1 week ago Green shoots for GM crops trials, Modi govt gets backing of...  Hindustan Times1 week ago

GM crops hold potential to herald second green revolution

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Taking a view contrary to that of environmentalists on genetically modified crops, an agricultural scientist said GM crops had the potential to herald a second green revolution in the country. At a workshop ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Letters: GM crops and cows

The editorial "The state of cows" (March 17) has correctly described the hopeless state of the cow sector after the growing bans on cow slaughter in many Indian states. This is a Catch-22 situation for the agricultural sector. If you do not ban cow ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Don't buy the trade deal alarmism

EU law on GM crops clears the ground for wave of approvals - 4 hours ago On Vaccinations and GM Food: It's Time to Accept the Scientific Consensus - 7 hours ago 10 hours ago Source The Washington Post Editorial Website ...
 Truth About Trade2 weeks ago UPDATE 1-EU law breaks deadlock on GM crops  Reuters2 weeks ago EU signs off on new GM crop law  EurActiv.com2 weeks ago EU law on GM crops clears the ground for wave of approvals  Reuters Africa2 weeks ago

India must not have 'irrational fears' for GM crops: Expert

The country needs to develop more Genetically Modified (GM) crops to cut down on the large imports of pulses, vegetables and edible oils and should not be swayed by irrational fears, Principal Scientific Advisor to the government R Chidambaram said Friday.
 Zee News1 month ago India must not have 'irrational fears' for GM crops: Expert  Business Standard1 month ago

Chief Justice HL Dattu calls GM crops dangerous global experiment

While the statutory body can give its approval, field trials can go ahead only after the state government concerned gives a no-objection certificate. NEW DELHI: Chief Justice HL Dattu has called for exercising caution while deciding on the future course of ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

Let's get on with GM crops

In February 2010, a moratorium was announced on the commercialisation of Bt brinjal by the ministry of environment and forests, bringing great uncertainty to the field of agri-biotechnology in India. This, despite the product having completed all ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago

Unseasonal rains cause damage to crops in H-K region

Heavy unseasonal rains in Hyderabad-Karnataka region over last week-end has left standing jowar crop, ready for harvest in over 13,000 hectares, damaged. Official sources said crops like wheat, grape, sunflower, sugarcane and mango bore the brunt as ...
 NetIndia123.com2 weeks ago
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