05 February 1999
Two GM trial firms broke rules

TWO test companies growing genetically-modified crops have broken regulations governing their development, said Michael Meacher, Environment minister.

The breaches were by Nickersons Biochem at Holten-le-Moor in Lincolnshire and the Scottish Crop Research Institute at two sites in Invergowrie, Dundee.

  • The Independent 05/02/99 page 8
  • Financial Times 05/02/99 page 18
  • The Guardian 05/02/99 page 6