GM-free zone clash

Riley, Jonathan
January 2003
Farmers Weekly;1/17/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on issues related to genetically modified (GM) crops in Great Britain as of January 17, 2003. Implication of the decision of park authorities at the Lake District National Park to agree with environmentalist's appeal that the park should apply for GM-free status; Plan of the Dorset County Council to hold a consultation meeting to discuss the possible commercialization of GM crops.


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