TITLE

1. Genetically engineered sweet corn, coming to a market near you

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Food & Environment Electronic Digest;Sep2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that biotechnology firm Monsanto Co. has announced plans to launch a new genetically engineered (GE) sweet corn variety in 2011 in the U.S. This is the first type of corn launched by the company that consumers can buy at grocery stores and farmers markets. GE sweet corn has been on the market since 1998, after the biotech company Syngenta AG launched its GE sweet corn variety.
ACCESSION #
66897262

 

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