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Support for crop gene editing in UK, Europe grows as legislators aim to expand sustainable farming

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Asked about the potential for biotech and gene editing in the Farm to Fork strategy (F2F), the EU’s new flagship ...
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EU officials open to ‘science-based’ decision making on CRISPR crops, USDA’s Sonny Perdue says

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When it comes to food, EU policymakers should make science-based decisions if they want to help European their farmers tackle ...
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French seed firm strikes gene editing licensing deal, despite CRISPR’s uncertain future in EU

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Despite the ongoing legal uncertainty over the future of new plant breeding innovation in Europe, US agricultural company Corteva Agriscience ...
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EU Health Commissioner: Let’s talk about GMOs, CRISPR, because 100-year-old farming methods aren’t sustainable

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“We cannot achieve sustainability with the exact same production models that we used 100 years ago when all the other ...
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Bayer: No glyphosate alternative will ‘magically’ appear in next 5 years

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In the next five years, no alternative to glyphosate is going to “magically” appear in the market, Dr Bob Reiter, ...
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Plant breeders will move CRISPR gene-editing programs out of EU without updated regulations, industry group says

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A number of breeding companies have promised to relocate their advanced mutagenesis breeding programs outside Europe and others will follow ...
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Viewpoint: Biotech industry should rebuild EU’s trust in science to foster farming innovation

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The global environmental challenges are changing too fast and we therefore need speedy reactions too, including innovative plant breeding technologies ...
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EU health commissioner calls for updated CRISPR-edited crop rules

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The ‘new plant breeding techniques’ need new EU legislation that takes into account the latest advanced technologies, EU Health Commissioner ...
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Agriculture commissioner says EU must decide if ‘science or politics’ will drive gene-edited crop regulations

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The European governments have to decide whether science or politics are applied when it comes to issues such as new ...
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Toxic organic pesticides pose surprising challenge to pro-environment politicians

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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has released fresh data which re-confirms the toxicity of copper compounds, pesticides that are ...
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Could the rise of New Breeding Techniques like CRISPR soften opposition to crop biotechnology?

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“Mother Nature” is changing quickly and this requires the adoption of technology-driven solutions that will help both growers and consumers, ...
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EU food safety chief: Reelection—not reality—motivated Europe’s anti-glyphosate politicians

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Some politicians spoke “loudly” against glyphosate, the world’s most commonly used weedkiller, before their elections but came back to reality ...
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European Seeds Association: Foods made with new breeding techniques shouldn’t be labeled

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Labelling products that result from the so-called new plant breeding techniques would provide little new information and would therefore make ...
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Italian politician calls on EU to embrace new plant breeding techniques to cut farming’s environmental impact

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The new plant breeding techniques (NPBTs) are a major opportunity to move toward sustainable agriculture and simultaneously ensure food quality ...
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Future of New Breeding Techniques (NBTs) in EU depends on European Court of Justice’s looming decision

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The future of new plant breeding techniques (NPBTs) at the EU level lies in the European Court of Justice’s interpretation ...
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EU health commissioner: Neonicotinoid, glyphosate decisions show European regulations consistent, science-based

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No one can blame the European Commission of being in the hands of industry lobbies, as in both the glyphosate ...
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European farmers push EU to emulate USDA in not regulating CRISPR and other new crop breeding techniques

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European farmers warned EU policymakers on [April 10] to take immediate action and encourage innovative new plant breeding techniques following the ...
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European Commission faces increasing political pressure to back neonicotinoid insecticides ban to protect bees

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EU lawmakers have urged the European Commission to convince member states to back its proposal to ban neonicotinoids and avoid ...
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Greece approves glyphosate herbicide for 5 years, reversing prior position supporting rejection by EU

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The Greek ministry of agriculture officially approved on Tuesday (6 March) the re-authorisation of the world’s most commonly used weedkiller, ...