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'Delayed commercialisation hampering GM crops development'

"Adoption of GM seeds, be it for food crops or industrial crops, in the domestic market still faces significant resistance from its opponents, with some of the key concerns being threat to bio-diversity, safety aspects for human consumption, lack of ... DNA, 3 weeks ago

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EU nations vote against GM crops, but not enough to block them

A majority of EU countries voted on Monday against allowing two new genetically modified crops to be grown in Europe, batting the contentious decision on GM cultivation in Europe back to the EU executive, according to two sources.
 DNA1 month ago

No relaxation by GEAC for field trials of GM crops: Govt

Country's biotech regulator has decided to relax the requirement of No-Objection Certificate from state governments for conducting Event Selection Trial (EST) which are small scale expermients conducted "strictly" inside an institute's premises, Lok Sabha was ...
 DNA1 month ago
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Brazil govt agency flags 'hazards, uncertainties' in GM crop

A government agency in Brazil, the world's second largest producer of GM crops, has cited over 750 studies, including some from India, to highlight "hazards and uncertainties" related to commercial cultivation of such varieties of crops.
 DNA1 month ago

Activists accuse Monsanto of 'contaminating' local crops with 'illegal' Bt Cotton

Environmental activists here on Friday accused GM crop giant Monsanto of "illegally" introducing a GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) based crop in various states of India and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take action against the multinational.On the ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago
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Charles and Anne at odds over GM crops? Princess Royal says she would be happy to grow them on her estate

The Princess Royal, who is deeply knowledgeable about farming issues thanks to her work with rare breeds and on her Gatcombe Park estate, said gene technology will have “real benefits” to offer, and that she does “not see the problem” in improving how ...
 The Telegraph UK1 month ago

Niti Aayog backs local GM crop policy to prevent monopoly of foreign firms

India could prevent foreign firms monopolising the market for genetically modified (GM) seeds
 Business Standard1 day ago To prevent MNCs' monopolisation, Niti Aayog backs local GM crop policy  Business Standard1 day ago

Morning News Call - India, April 27

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RSS-backed SJM declares 2017 'anti-China year'

'I will be happy if walls are built between India and China!''We are going to nooks and corners of the country to make ordinary people realise the need to buy Indian goods so that our workers get jobs.' Dr Ashwani Mahajan, All India co-convenor of the Swadesh Jaagran Manch, which is aligned with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, discusses globalisation, trhe recent high Delhi court against Monsanto, the threat posed by MNCs in retail and other economic issues with's Shobha Warrier.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Inferior quality raw jute supplies may hit govt procurement

The arrival in abundance of inferior grade raw jute (TD-6 and below) in the market has triggered concerns within the jute industry with respect to meeting the requirement for government procurement.Although there is a bumper crop size of raw jute of 10 ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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