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france roundup

France bans 36 glyphosate weed killers, citing products’ potential to damage DNA

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French health and environment agency ANSES said on [Dec. 9] it was banning glyphosate-based weedkillers that represent most of the ...
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Almost 10% of French farms now organic, as switch from conventional hits new record

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A record number of French farms switched to organic production [2018], helped by the grains sector catching on to the ...
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French farmers destroy 18,000 hectares of rapeseed, double previous estimates, after discovering illegal GMO crops

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French farmers destroyed a total of 18,000 hectares of rapeseed, more than double the area initially expected, following the discovery ...
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CRISPR gene editing offers hope for struggling French seed maker Vilmorin

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U.S. sanctions against Iran and a slide in Turkey’s currency are contributing to an uncertain short-term outlook for seed maker ...

GMO maize still banned in France despite court overturning 2014 law

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. France's top administrative court ...

France moves step closer to total ban on neonicotinoid pesticides

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. French lawmakers approved plans ...

Gene research can improve crops by traditional methods

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Advances in understanding the genetic makeup of plants could ultimately help to produce more resilient, higher-yielding crops, the head of ...