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Tanzania: Whether or Not to Develop Genetically Modified Crops

Orton Kiishweko All Africa A FOUR-DAY meeting organised by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) in Dar es Salaam is deliberating on and identifying priority areas for a five-year research initiative funded by the US Agency for International Development … Continue reading

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Poland imposes ban on MON810 GM-maize

AllAboutFeed Poland has now officially imposed a ban on Monsanto’s MON810 GMO maize. Recent protests by beekeepers and anti-GMO activists have resulted in a successful conclusion. Digital Journal reported in late March on a protest by Beekeepers and Anti-GMO activists … Continue reading

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Poland’s Monsanto action lays 1000s of dead bees on Govt steps

Rady Ananda Food Freedom On March 15, over 1,500 beekeepers and their allies marched thru the streets of Warsaw, depositing thousands of dead bees on the steps of the Ministry of Agriculture, in protest of genetically modified foods and their … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe Government Defends Decision To Ban GMOs

Source: Bernama Although food security is a matter of concern in Zimbabwe, the government will not allow the production of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) as a way of ensuring sufficiency, says Minister of Agriculture Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Dr Joseph … Continue reading

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