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EU braces for landmark decision on whether CRISPR, other New Plant Breeding Techniques will be regulated as GMOs

UPDATE: The European Court of Justice's advocate general has said gene editing technologies should be largely exempted from EU laws ...
Leaked draft of EU report reveals mixed findings on neonicotinoids and bees

Leaked draft of EU report reveals mixed findings on neonicotinoids and bees

Draft findings from the European Food Safety Authority feed into a long-running, heated and so far inconclusive debate into why Europe’s ...
How France, Italy and Belgium would profit if glyphosate is banned or restricted

How France, Italy and Belgium would profit if glyphosate is banned or restricted

If Paris and Rome carry through with their plans to ban glyphosate, a small group of French, Italian and Belgian ...
EU ban of globally used glyphosate would disrupt agricultural and food markets

EU ban of globally used glyphosate would disrupt agricultural and food markets

Some of Europe’s biggest trade partners fear a potential EU ban on glyphosate could hit exports of crops ranging from ...
Scientists skeptical EU neonicotinoid ban would help bees

Scientists skeptical EU neonicotinoid ban would help bees

As the EU prepares to rule on extending a ban on neonicotinoid pesticides, a large-scale study opened the door for industry to argue ...
Can Europe reform its GMO regulatory sausage-making mess?

Can Europe reform its GMO regulatory sausage-making mess?

Jean-Claude Juncker has had enough of EU states scapegoating Brussels for their failures. Over his first two years as president ...