EU Commission renews bid to unblock GMO crop approvals
Published 06 November 2013
EU proposal to approve cultivation of third ever GMO crop
* Governments have three months to reach a position
* Commission approves three more GMO maize types for import
By Charlie Dunmore
BRUSSELS, Nov 6 (Reuters) - The European Commission proposed on Wednesday that governments approve only the third ever genetically modified crop for cultivation in Europe, but took steps to avert an expected backlash from France and other GMO opponents.