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First US genetically engineered tree, freeze-tolerant eucalyptus, near approval—but opponents claim environmental concerns

Washington Post | 
A genetically engineered, freeze-tolerant eucalyptus tree is moving closer to receiving approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, amid concerns ...
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Climate change will likely impact spread of Zika and other deadly diseases

SFGate | 
Many scientists agree that climate change will likely influence the spread of infectious diseases, from mosquito-borne illnesses like Zika to ...

Organic farmers push for county ordinances establishing ‘genetic engineering-free’ zones

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Jackson County, Oregon, has ...

What happens if GM fish get released in wild? Lessons from GloFish suggest minimal concerns

Washington Post | 
In 2003, a flashy little fish swam into the U.S. market, becoming the newest fad — and the newest controversy ...
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