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All our food is genetically-modified in some-waywhere do you d...

In the past week, youve probably eaten crops that wouldn't exist in nature, or that have evolved extra genes to reach freakish sizes. Youve probably eaten cloned food and you may have even eaten plants whose ancestors were once deliberately blasted ... Kashmir Observer, 8 hours ago
All of our food is genetically modified in some way Business Insider, 2 weeks ago

‘Opposing field tests for GM crops is detrimental to farming sector’

Criticising the moratorium on field tests for genetically modified (GM) crops, eminent agricultural scientist M. Mahadevappa, on Thursday, opined such a move was detrimental for the farming sector. If the field trials of GM crops were encouraged, by now, the ...
 The Hindu11 hours ago Opposing field tests for GM crops is detrimental to farming sector  The Hindu11 hours ago
Bio Spectrum Asia

GM Crops allow farmers to reap huge profits

the ISAAA said a total of 2 billion hectares of biotech crops were successfully cultivated in 28 countries during the 20-year period Singapore: According to a data from the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications ...
 Bio Spectrum Asia3 days ago Biotech/GM Crops planted on Two Billion Hectares from 1996 to 2015  Bio Spectrum Asia1 week ago Acres planted with biotech seed down slightly in 2015  Brownfield Network2 weeks ago 20 Years of Success Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2015 (ISAAA)  Truth About Trade2 weeks ago
Deutsche Welle

Drought slows Africa's GM crop growth

A recently released study indicates that the areas under genetically-modified crops in Africa marginally declined last year due to the El Nino-induced drought that affected most countries in eastern and southern Africa. According to the pro-GM ...
 Fresh Plaza2 days ago Fewer GMO crops planted in 2015, but that doesn't mean they're actually in decline  Daily Kos1 week ago Global GMO cultivation dipped in 2015  Deutsche Welle1 week ago World acreage of GM crops lowers for first time in 20 years  China Post2 weeks ago


NAMPA / XINHUA China to step up regulation on GM crops NAMPA / XINHUA U.S. dollar falls against most major currencies NAMPA / XINHUA China's top political advisor sees huge development potential for Africa NAMPA / XINHUA 1st LD: Libyan ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 week ago China to step up regulation on GM crops  Xinhua News Agency1 week ago China-GM Crops/MOA  News Content2 weeks ago #dnaEdit: Enact safeguards on cultivation of GM crops  DNA2 months ago
Business Recorder

China to 'facilitate' new GM crops after years of waiting

will "facilitate" the planting of genetically modified corn and other plants on an industrial scale in the next five years, officials said, after not authorising any new commercial GM crops for a decade. The controversial science is a key trade issue with the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago AFP - China-agriculture-biotechnology-food  Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago Mainland to 'facilitate' new GM crops after years of waiting  China Post2 weeks ago China to facilitate new GM crops after years of waiting  Borneo Bulletin1 week ago

Moving matches out of Maharashtra won't help farmers, GM crops will

Two droughts in a row have caused immense distress in areas like Marathwada. The courts have ordered the Indian Premier League to move its cricket matches out of Maharashtra to conserve water. But this will not improve farm incomes. Far more ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Sunday Guardian Live

India must cultivate GM crops, not import: Experts

Dr Deepak Pental Experts feel that it would be impossible to feed 1.3 billion people simply by traditional farming methods, a reality which even the government acknowledges. Despite ideologically opposing the domestic cultivation of ...
 Sunday Guardian Live1 week ago

CIC Pulls up Government for Denying Info on GM Crops

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has pulled up the Minister of Environment and Forests (MoEF) for not making public information on genetically midified (GM) crops and asked to provide biosafety dossier of GM mustard as well as ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago GM crop trials: CIC pulls up environment ministry over lack of transparency  Livemint.com3 weeks ago

CIC wants all bio-safety data on GM mustard public by April 30

NEW DELHI: In a move which may bring transparency in the decision making process on the fate of transgenic food crops in India, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) -- the apex ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Disclose bio-safety data of under-test GM mustard: CIC  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago PTI - CIC-GENETIC - Disclose bio-safety data of under-test GM mustard: CIC  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago
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