TITLE

GM crops are "unsustainable"

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/15/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 49, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that genetically modified (GM) crops have failed to address the main challenges facing farmers worldwide. More than 70 percent of large-scale GM planting is limited to the U.S. and Argentina. The report, Who Benefits from GM Crops? An analysis of the Global Performance of Genetically Modified Crops 1996-2006, notes that the second generation of GM farm crops with attractive traits, long promised by the industry, has failed to appear.
ACCESSION #
23854129

 

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