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March 3, 2021

Australia - New South Wales to lift longstanding ban on GM crops (AAP)

March 2, 2021

Australian Seed Federation welcomes expiry of moratorium on cultivation of GM food crops in New South Wales on 1 July 2021

Pakistan - Agricultural biotechnology, annual report

Australia - New South Wales organic farmers call for more protection as state lifts ban on GM crops - Representatives say regulators need to ensure there is no contamination from windblown seeds and pollen from genetically modified produce (The Guardian)

February 18, 2021

Japan GM food safety update: Transgenic soy, rapeseed have no impact on biodiversity even after 15 years – government study
Datos de 15 años del cultivo de colza y soja MG en Japón confirman que no tienen efectos sobre la biodiversidad

February 17, 2021

Steps for keeping Bt eggplant technology sustainable and durable in Bangladesh

February 12, 2021

Filipino farmers lose PhP33.85 billion annually due to delays in Bt eggplant commercialization

February 11, 2021

Australian OGTR - Receipt of licence application from BASF Australia Ltd for commercial release of genetically modified canola

February 10, 2021

Developing countries outperform industrial countries in GM crop adoption

Genetically modified cros in Asia Pacific - A comprehensive reference on the progress of GM crop adoption across the Asia Pacific region

February 9, 2021

China finds illegal work on genetically modified corn, cotton seed (Reuters)

February 4, 2021

Indonesia - Ministry of Agriculture issues regulation on genetically engineered crops, paving the way for commercial cultivation

February 3, 2021

ISAAA report on global adoption of GM crops in 2019 is now available

February 2, 2021

Pakistan - Punjab Seed Council approves two new Bt cotton varieties

January 28, 2021

Australian OGTR - Invitation to comment on the commercial release of a genetically modified canola

January 20, 2021

Bangladesh conducts field trials of Bt cotton even as India drags its feet on new GM crops (Swarajyamag)

January 18, 2021

​​​Food Standards Australia New Zealand - Call for comment for food from herbicide-tolerant canola 

January 15, 2021

China approves import of GM corn from Bayer and Syngenta (AgriMarketing)

January 12, 2021

Iinternational Seed Federation statement on the notification of genome edited high-GABA tomato in Japan

January 11, 2021

China to approve further domestic GMO corn, soy crop varieties (Reuters)

January 4, 2021

China moves on to tackle the 'chips' for agriculture (Global Times)

Japan - Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare updates genome editing handling procedures for crossbred progeny

December 23, 2020

China food security: Beijing calls for biotech breakthrough to improve seed industry (South China Morning Post)

December 21, 2020

New Zealand - Agricultural biotechnology, annual report

China signals GM, biotech push in key policy statement (Reuters)

December 18, 2020

Japanese breeders launch genome edited tomato (HortiDaily)

Sri Lanka - Agricultural biotechnology, annual report

Korea - Agricultural biotechnology, annual report

China - Agricultural biotechnology, annual report

December 17, 2020

Australia - The Legislative and Governance Forum on Gene Technology has opened consultation on a package of documents seeking feedback on a proposed regulatory framework to implement recommendations of the Third Review of the National Gene Technology Scheme



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