GM crops growing in test tubes© Rex Features
European lawmakers have voted to allow member states the power to ban the cultivation of GM crops – even if they have been authorised at EU level. Long-awaited draft plans to allow member states to restrict or ban the cultivation of GM crops on their territory won the support of the European Parliament’s environment committee on Tuesday (11 November). MEPs supported plans to allow members states to overrule the EU and ban GMs on environmental grounds. The vote was approved […]
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