Monday, October 18, 2004

Brazilian farmers can legally grow GM soy this season

target=_blank>Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva signed an
executive order Thursday night to allow the planting and trade of
genetically modified soy for the 2004-2005 season only. The order
allows farmers to plant the GM beans until December 31st, 2004. The
resulting crop may be sold until January 31st, 2006, but that deadline
may be extended another 60 days.


posted by ryan griffis  # 4:41 PM

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