Tasmania Bans GM Indefinitely

Lowe, Ian
March 2014
Australasian Science;Mar2014, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p49
The article reports that the Tasmanian government has imposed an indefinite and complete ban on genetically modified (GM) crops. It is that a vigorous debate has been sparked by the government's decision in January 2014 to turn its moratorium to full ban. Farmers say that the moratorium gave them an opportunity to work through concerns with the community in the hope of gaining approval for GM crops.


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