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European Commission will decide on the authorization of GM maize MIR162

Friday, September 28th 2012 - 16:48 UTC
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Following an inconclusive vote in the Appeal Committee, on 27 September, it is now up to the European Commission to decide on the authorization of genetically modified (GM) maize MIR162 for use in food and feed, as well as for import and processing in the European Union Read full article

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  • British_Kirchnerist

    I suppose this would boost productivity, so how would this affect the CAP?

    Sep 28th, 2012 - 08:42 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Ayayay

    Oh, yeah, last week's study.
    Russia banned gmo corn IN DAYS because of it.

    Didn't they just make a trade handshake with Argentina for corn?

    The study is a doppelganger of gm trials, only with a full lifespan instead of 90 days as required. It's pretty tight.

    http://m.naturalnews.com/news/037328_Russia_GMO_Monsanto.html (with my prayers to the mice)


    I think weird corn's price just plummeted.

    Sep 28th, 2012 - 10:36 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Fido Dido

    I hope Europe says NO to GMO and Monsantan.

    Sep 29th, 2012 - 04:25 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • reality check

    GM crops, a very controversial and immotive subject. Whilst I am all in favour of anything that helps to feed the ever increasing population of our planet, something deep down inside of me feels that messing about with mother nature is not the way to go about it.

    Sep 29th, 2012 - 08:25 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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