TITLE

Corn growers must follow refuge rules

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;5/19/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the admonition of the National Corn Growers Association to farmers who do not follow the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's refuge guidelines for corn containing the bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) gene in 2004. Probability of denying growers access to the Bt technology for the 2005 growing season; Reference to the Compliance Assurance Program; Requirement to plant at least 20 percent refuge.
ACCESSION #
13165411

 

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