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August 20, 2014

Interview: GM acceptance by the European Union should be based on 'science not politics' (Agra Europe)

Breeders Bill to protect local Ghanaian plant breeders

Mahyco pins hopes on new Government to speed up regulatory approvals (The Hindu Business Line)

August 18, 2014

Ghana - Plant Breeders Bill will protect local plant breeders, says scientist (Ghana News Agency)

August 15, 2014

Regulation, legislation and the road to agricultural utopia (Delta Farm Press)

Industries semencières dans l’espace de la Communauté économique des Etats d’Afrique de l’ouest (CEDEAO) : vers une règlementation harmonisée du secteur (MaliJet)

August 14, 2014

BIO, other bioindustry trade associations submit comments on “Myriad” PTO patent guidance (BiotechNow)

Stopped at the Threshold: The Practical Impact of the Supreme Court’s Mayo and Myriad Decisions on Biotechnology Patent Practices - New study reports on PTO patent examinations in the wake of Mayo and Myriad (Biotech Now)

August 13, 2014

GMO cultivation in Europe: a decade of legal battles (EurActiv)

August 8, 2014

EFSA rechaza una vez más la prohibición francesa de OMGs por no tener validez científica

EuropaBio General Secretary Nathalie Moll asks for a "coherent" biotechnology policy in the European Union

August 7, 2014

Une partie des agriculteurs n’est pas prête à perdre du blé sur les semences (La Voix du Nord)

Regulations needed to identify potentially invasive biofuel crops

Australia - The grounds of the appeal to a genetically modified canola court decision is still unclear (ABC)

August 4, 2014

European science under siege (Cosmos)

August 1, 2014

Informe británico resalta el papel de los OMGs para el impulso de la agricultura en África

The dysfunctional debate on GM crops in Africa risks weakening food security across the continent

Chinese GMO research outpaces approvals - The fact that China hasn’t approved any commercial GMO planting since 2009 reflects public fears (MIT Technology Review)

Scientists push for GMO adoption in Ghana (GhanWeb)

July 31, 2014

Boston Globe joins other liberal publications in opposing mandatory GMO labeling (Genetic Literacy Project)

From seed sovereignty to food sovereignty in Indonesia’s future (Jakarta Globe)

July 30, 2014

Europäisches Recht bedroht Biodiversität

U.S. GMO crop companies double down on anti-labeling efforts (Reuters)

July 29, 2014

Can we regulate gene editing without killing it? (Genetic Literacy Project)

« Quelques portes entrouvertes » (Réseau semences paysannes) (La France Agricole)

July 28, 2014

New University of Leeds project: biology, history and intellectual property

GM’s potential in Africa impeded by ‘dysfunctional debate’ (SciDev.Net)

July 25, 2014

ISB News Report, June / July 2014

Scientists are urging EU policymakers to adopt a proportionate approach to a potentially revolutionary new plant breeding technology (Farmers Guardian)

July 23, 2014

Zimbabwe - The government should design a seed policy specific for smallholder farmers, say the ZIMSOFF farmers (La Via Campesina)


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