Sunday, June 03, 2007

Canadian Bill Would Extend Ban of Terminator Seeds

A bill introduced into the Canadian Parliament on May 31 would place Canada in line with Brazil and India in their efforts to refute the efforts of agri-biotech companies to produce patented lines of seeds that cannot reproduce. The UN has already recommended a moratorian on field testing and sale of seeds using this technology initially developed by the USDA along with multi-nationals like Monsanto.
For more on the Canadian and global effort to stop Terminator tech, see the Ban Terminator site.

posted by ryan griffis  # 4:54 PM

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