Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

India allows Bt aubergine experimental seed production

The Indian Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC) has approved experimental seed production of genetically modified insect-resistant Bt aubergines (brinjal) by Monsanto seed licensee Mahyco at its experimental site at Jalna in western India. The aubergines contain the cry1Ac gene, which renders the crop resistant to fruit and shoot borers ( Leucinodes orbonalis) and fruit borers ( Helicoverpa armigera).

Advertisement

Topics

What to read next

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

AG013141

Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel