EU Commission renews bid to unblock GMO crop approvals

06.11.2013

Reuters

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.

 

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