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More EU delays on GM crop cultivation

Industry has condemned another failure by EU member states to agree on whether or not to approve the cultivation of genetically modified crops. The EU Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health could not reach a consensus on applications for Syngenta's insect-resistant Bt11 maize and Dow AgroSciences/DuPont's insect-resistant 1507 maize. The European Commission's proposals to authorise the crops will now go forward for consideration by EU Environment Ministers.



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