EU Commission to authorize GM maize

13.02.2014

Euractiv

Published 13 February 2014

Despite a record of opposition EU Member States, EU ministers failed to reach an agreement to prohibit the cultivation of transgenic maize in the EU territory.With 19 votes against, 4 abstentions and only 5 votes in favor, the bone of contention is now up to the Commission. It is to her or not to authorize the cultivation of insect-resistant corn.

The full article is available in French here.