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USDA Moving Toward Less Oversight, Regulation Regarding New GE Trees By
Oregon State University professor Steve Strauss holds leaves from genetically engineered poplar trees in an undisclosed location in Oregon, Tuesday, July 29, 2003.  The leaf on the left is an average leaf from an unmodified control...
Environmentalists Rally Against New Herbicide For GE Crops By
Environmentalists warn that an herbicide designed to work with new varieties of genetically engineered (GE) corn and soybeans should not be registered by the Environmental Protection Agency because, like other widely-used herbicides for GE crops, it will gradually promote...
Citing Health Concerns, Filipino Farmers Destroy Experimental GMO Field By
Filipino farmers destroyed an 800 square meter trial plot of genetically modified rice Thursday that was just weeks away from being sent to the authorities for a safety evaluation. The “Golden Rice” crop was genetically engineered by scientists to create an increased...