Tuesday , November 20 2018

GMO’s

Biosafety body discusses import of GMO seeds | Islamabad | thenews.com.pk

Biosafety body discusses import of GMO seeds Islamabad: The 19th Biosafety Committee meeting was held here under the chairmanship of Secretary Ministry of Climate Change Shahrukh Nusrat to discuss the import of genetically modified organism canola and soybean seed/grains. The meeting was attended by Chairman Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PNRC) …

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Argentina approves first drought-resistant, herbicide-tolerant GMO soybean – Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic Literacy Project Argentina approves first drought-resistant, herbicide-tolerant GMO soybeanGenetic Literacy ProjectThe Argentine government approved the first soy that is tolerant to drought and that also combines better weed control by having herbicide tolerance. The crop was developed by a national company (Bioceres) and presents clear commercial possibilities in … Source …

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Non-GMO claims in the spotlight again as judge certifies class in Chipotle lawsuit

The lawsuit* – filed in April 2016 – alleged that Chipotle’s ‘only non-GMO ingredients’ claims on instore signs were “false, misleading, and deceptive,”​ as it sold meat and dairy products from animals fed GM feed, and fountain drinks from third parties such as Coca-Cola containing sweeteners from genetically engineered corn. …

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