Canada: Protests over genetically modified alfalfa hit Waterloo

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About 100 protestors marched outside the office of Kitchener-Waterloo MP Peter Braid on Tuesday to voice concerns about genetically modified alfalfa, in part of a series of protests planned across the province.

The protestors, from the National Farmers Union and the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network, are opposed to an expected federal approval of alfalfa, or hay, as the latest legal genetically-engineered crop.

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