owen paterson
Former Defra secretary Owen Paterson has launched a blistering attack against environmental pressure groups over their continued opposition to GM technology. Mr Paterson accused the “green blob” – a network of environmental groups, renewable energy companies and some public officials – of “condemning billions to hunger, poverty and underdevelopment”. And he said pursuing their policies would decimate the natural world and “devastate species and biodiversity”. See also: GM regulation ‘not fit for purpose’, say MPs Speaking during a recent fact-finding […]
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