First steps to GM truce

Rigby, Tom
January 2007
Farmers Weekly;1/12/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p31
Trade Publication
The article deals with the news that a farmer in Derbyshire, England had pulled out of a genetically-modified (GM) potato trial because he feared for his family's safety. Outraged anti-GM campaigners felt the need to send a message that they totally opposed intimidation. There was obviously much suspicion, mistrust and resentment between pro- and anti-GM campaigners. It is expected that more media attention will be drawn to the GM potatoes due to be planted in April in 2007.


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