08 September 1999
Farmer abandons trial of GM crops

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE farmer David Rose has pulled out of one of four farm-scale trials to test the environmental safety of genetically-modified crops.

The 10ha (24.7 acre) farm would have grown GM oil seed rape from AgrEvo.

  • Financial Times 08/09/99 page 11 (News Digest)
  • The Guardian 08/09/99 page 11