Battle lines drawn as EU court weighs fate of gene-edited crops

Currently, strict rules mean only one GM crop, a variety of maize, is grown in Europe and while the EU allows the import of others they are exclusively used as animal feed

Gene editing in agriculture takes center stage next Wednesday when Europe’s highest court rules in a case that could determine…

Full text: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-court-gmo/battle-lines-drawn-as-eu-court-weighs-fate-of-gene-edited-crops-idUSKBN1KA0NL

Author

Ben Hirschler

Source

Reuters, 2018-07-20.

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Bayer AG
Calyxt
Covestro AG
DowDuPont
European Union
Greenpeace International

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