My view is that I have no issue with the technology, the issue is with specific applications. I oppose glyphosate resistance ("roundup ready") because it leads to increased herbicide applications, with the inevitable knock-on effects on biodiversity. On the other hand, I support Bt crops, because the evidence is that their use results in less spraying of pesticides, and thus improved biodiversity.
We already have large-scale deployment of GM crops, and we have had for some time. The sky has not fallen, but then neither have we seen the promised elimination of hunger...
Politics, news, current affairs and anything else that you think should be here goes here.
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest