May 15, 2009
We call on the European Union to regulate the use of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and force businesses to better inform consumers. Today, GMOs are invading Europe through animal feed. Seed firms are hoping to undermine the GMO ban by preparing to put hidden GMOs or “secure Terminators” on the market. In order to respect the wishes of the European people, the rule needs to oppose such workaround strategies.
Post written by Farmers Seed Network, a French network of associations, professionals, and civil society working for the redeployment of crop biodiversity in fields and gardens, www.semencespaysannes.orgAuthor : Challenge for Europe