Farmers planting diverse crops to increase their yield.
The widespread and increasingly intensive use of glyphosate in association with the use of GM (genetically modified) crops poses further risks to the environment and human health.
Currently the world’s big agrochemical firms that produce GE seeds – notably Monsanto, Bayer and Syngenta - are investing millions of dollars every year to promote so-called benefits of the use of their GE technology. But the truth is that many...
'Golden' rice has been in development for almost 20 years and has still not made any impact on the prevalence of VAD (vitamin A deficiency). Not only has it failed to have any impact on VAD while using money and resources that could have been...
Thailand is the largest exporter of rice in the world, and
the Thai rice industry is therefore heavily dependent on
the perceptions of its export customers. An unintended
release of GE rice would disrupt Thailand’s rice grain
The introduction of genetic engineering (GE) in plant breeding has been accompanied by the expansion of patent monopolies.
6 - 10 of 96 results.