Viewpoint: GMO skeptics abuse UN Biodiversity Conference to promote anti-biotech agenda | Genetic Literacy Project

Countless people continue to suffer and die needlessly as a result of the arbitrary and unscientific restrictions forged at the UN.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/06/22/viewpoint-gmo-skeptics-abuse-un-biodiversity-conference-to-perpetuate-anti-biotech-agenda/

Outlook into the future regulatory landscape for genome editing – SAIFood

Genome editing offers a real promise for future agriculture thanks to new breeding techniques (NBTs) that are evolving technology targeting changes in plant genetic material.
— Read on saifood.ca/regulatory-new-breeding-techniques/

Outlook into the future regulatory landscape for genome editing – SAIFood

Genome editing offers a real promise for future agriculture thanks to new breeding techniques (NBTs) that are evolving technology targeting changes in plant genetic material.
— Read on saifood.ca/regulatory-new-breeding-techniques/

USDA relaxed its GMO, gene-edited crop rules—but not enough to foster biotech innovation | Genetic Literacy Project

USDA’s SECURE rule fails to move beyond process-based regulation.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/06/11/viewpoint-usda-relaxed-its-gmo-gene-edited-crop-rules-but-not-enough-to-foster-biotech-innovation/

USDA’s New Rule Modernizing the Regulation of Biotechnology: A Practical Legal Summary: Wiley

USDA’s New Rule Modernizing the Regulation of Biotechnology: A Practical Legal Summary: Wiley
— Read on www.wiley.law/alert-USDAs-New-Rule-Modernizing-the-Regulation-of-Biotechnology-A-Practical-Legal-Summary

Farmers scramble to find herbicide alternatives after court overturns EPA dicamba weedkiller approval | Genetic Literacy Project

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a decision vacating the registrations of three dicamba herbicides, XtendiMax (Bayer), Engenia
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/06/05/farmers-scramble-to-find-herbicide-alternatives-after-court-overturns-epa-dicamba-weedkiller-approval/

Australia, New Zealand could approve two GMO potatoes after finding ‘no potential public health concerns’ | Genetic Literacy Project

Food Standards Australia New Zealand …. released a call for public comment on an application to approve food from two genetically modified potato lines.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/05/28/australia-new-zealand-could-approve-two-gmo-potatoes-after-finding-no-potential-public-health-concerns/

Will relaxed USDA GMO, gene-edited crop regulation fuel consumer distrust of biotech? | Genetic Literacy Project

Plants genetically modified to make changes that also have been made through conventional breeding will not need specific federal oversight, according to
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/05/19/will-relaxed-usda-gmo-gene-edited-crop-regulation-fuel-consumer-distrust-of-biotech/

EU ‘farm-to-fork’ proposal opens door to gene editing, drawing fire from anti-GMO groups | Genetic Literacy Project

The European Commission has set targets to reduce pesticide use and sales of antimicrobials by 2030. The Farm to Fork strategy includes a reduction by 50
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/05/22/eu-farm-to-fork-proposal-opens-door-to-gene-editing-drawing-fire-from-anti-gmo-groups/