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German Ag Minister mulls regional GMO bans

The German Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, Ilse Aigner, is considering permitting regional bans on genetically modified crops, reports Reuters. The news report quoted her as saying that federal states and local councils should be able to decide on the issue. She is to take a decision on planting in Germany of Monsanto’s insect-resistant MON810 maize for the 2009 sowing season to start in April, once the company submits a compliance report.



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