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USDA mulls GM sugar beet petition

The USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) expects to make a decision by the end of the year on a petition from Monsanto and KWS Saat for the partial deregulation of genetically modified glyphosate-tolerant Roundup Ready sugar beet. The APHIS officially notified the petition this month, but received it on August 9th, four days before a US court overturned the 2005 deregulation of the crop ( Agrow No 589, p 19).



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