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Genetically Modified Corn May Be Kaput in Germany

German agriculture minister Ilse Aigner will announce in the coming weeks whether her office will impose a ban on the commercial use of a type of genetically modified corn produced and marketed by the American biotech giant Monsanto.
The idea has sparked a war of words between normally allied political conservatives. Other opponents include organic farmers, beekeepers, church groups and anti-capitalism protesters.
Source: Business Week

German agriculture minister Ilse Aigner will announce in the coming weeks whether her office will impose a ban on the commercial use of a type of genetically modified corn produced and marketed by the American biotech giant Monsanto.
The idea has sparked a war of words between normally allied political conservatives. Other opponents include organic farmers, beekeepers, church groups and anti-capitalism protesters.
Source: Business Week