In August 2013, around four hundred (400) farmers went to the testing area of golden rice in Pili, Camarines Sur and uprooted the genetically-modified
Opponents of genetically-modified
organisms are pointing to Canada geese as the culprits in the discovery of genetically-modified
wheat in Ottawa.
ANKARA, Aug 14, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish government announced Friday a new bylaw on genetically-modified
organisms (GMO) and products.
Anheuser-Busch recently made the announcement that it would buy no more MIssouri-grown rice if genetically-modified
rice crops were grown in the state.
plants, however, raise scientific and social questions linked to safety and environmental effects as well as to the issue of imposing specific farming methods across the globe.
On January 13, 2000, Eva Glawischnig, an MP at Austria's Federal Parliament, asked the then responsible Federal Minister for certain information relating to administrative measures monitoring products manufactured from genetically-modified
soya and maize.
Almost all the corn grown in the United States, and most of the soy and cotton, come from genetically-modified
foods made from herbicide-tolerant soybeans and disease-resistant corn have been consumed in the Americas for years, with no conclusive evidence of risk to human health or the environment.
Professor Arpad Pusztai, of the Rowett Research Institute, will say on tonight's World in Action on ITV that he will not eat genetically-modified
crops until they have undergone at least as exhaustive a trial.
A store spokeswoman said: "Customers indi- cated they do not want genetically-modified
ing-redients in their food.