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Sweden finds genetically modified crop persistence

Genetically modified oilseed rape seeds can survive and germinate as much as a decade after farmers sow them. The results come from a Swedish study conducted by scientists at the Lund University, according to a report in the journal, Nature. The discovery, published in the journal Biology Letters, reportedly raises questions over monitoring GM crops and how to keep them from contaminating conventional crops.

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