Archive Article: 2002/04/05

5 April 2002




Its a trial…Herts-based farmer Bob Fiddaman drilling 2 ha (5.5. acres) of genetically modified oilseed rape on his farm last week. Mr Fiddaman of Wood Farm, Piccotts End, Hemel Hempstead has grown GM rape three times before and each time felt the backlash of anti-GM activists who have damaged the crops. The field is one of 27 sites around the country used to test the effects of growing the crop.


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