Peru extends GMO crop cultivation ban for 15 years, after months of intense debate

The president of the Congress of the Republic [of Peru], Mirtha Vásquez, signed the enactment of the 15-year extension of Law 29811, Moratorium Law on modified living organism products.

Follow the latest news and policy debates on agricultural biotech and biomedicine? Subscribe to our newsletter.

The Law was approved during the II Agrarian Plenary, held in October 2020. After making certain clarifications, and waiting for the political climate to ease, it was finally signed into law.

Read the original post

Outbreak Daily Digest
Biotech Facts & Fallacies
Talking Biotech
Genetics Unzipped
Infographic: The evolutionary history of the COVID-19 coronavirus

Infographic: The evolutionary history of the COVID-19 coronavirus

Reuters analysed over 185,000 genome samples from the Global Initiative on Sharing All influenza Data (GISAID), the largest database of ...

Environmental Working Group: EWG challenges safety of GMOs, food pesticide residues

Known by some as the "Environmental Worrying Group," EWG lobbies ...
m hansen

Michael Hansen: Architect of Consumers Union ongoing anti-GMO campaign

Michael K. Hansen (born 1956) is thought by critics to be ...
News on human & agricultural genetics and biotechnology delivered to your inbox.
glp menu logo outlined

Newsletter Subscription

Optional. Mail on special occasions.
Send this to a friend