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Developing countries plant most GM crops

| | February 22, 2013
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Developing countries grew more hectares of GM crops last year than industrialised countries but the USA remains the world’s largest grower, according to a new report.

Developing nations planted 52% of the global biotech crops in 2012, up from 50% a year earlier and above the 48% industrial countries grew last year, according to a report by the pro-GM International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications.

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