Colombia OKs two GM cotton products for sale
Colombia has approved the sale of two genetically modified cotton events in the last three months, according to the Colombian agricultural biotechnology association, the Agro-Bio. They came in April. The Ministry of Agriculture’s plant and animal health technology corporation, the ICA, authorised the use and sale of Monsanto’s glyphosate-tolerant Roundup Ready Flex (MON88913), and Bayer CropScience’s glufosinate-tolerant LibertyLink Cotton 25 (ACS-GH001-3) cotton. Monsanto has confirmed the approval of its cotton event.