The government is ready to back a greater role for GM crops, says Environment Minister Phil Woolas.
Following an 18-month moratorium for GM crops, the Uruguayan government has announced a new policy for regulating the issue.
Senior researchers have called for the location of small open-air trials of GM crops to be kept secret.
Julian Little: GM crops can boost productivity in lean times. Prince Charles was wrong to dismiss them out of hand
Ian Pearson predicts public will accept GM crops if they can be convinced technology will benefit consumers
Debates around the potential benefits of GM crops for developing countries must be reasoned and evidence-based, says Albert Weale.
Debates around the potential benefits of GM crops for developing countries must be reasoned and evidence-based, believes Albert Weale.
... a growing European mutiny over genetically modified crops by banning the planting of a widely grown pest ... evidence to support arguments that MON 810, which is the only GM crop widely grown in Europe, posed ...
GM crops were supposed to rescue the world's one billion undernourished people. Carol Campbell discusses whether they will ever curb hunger.
GM crops have been hailed as a 'pro-poor' technology, but the reality is much more complicated, says technology researcher Dominic Glover.
European Commission authorises cultivation of genetically modified potato Amflora, the first new GM crop approved in 12 years
Six developing countries now devote over one million hectares each to GM crops, says a report.
... reports published this month have documented the benefits of GM crops around the world. A review of peer ... of farmers in Brazil, which is a leader in global adoption of GM crops, shows benefits for soybean, cotton ...
EU officials plan to give the 27 member states the freedom to grow, restrict or ban genetically modified (GM) crops.
... of Warwick, and the University of Goettingen in Germany, has found that the use of a particular GM crop in India produced massive benefits ... some cotton, mostly next to a number of food and fodder crops for subsistence consumption and for sale. The second survey ...