We are at a time when GM brinjal (eggplant), and possibly other GM plants, have spread to various parts of India and demonstrated the failure of government regulation. In addition, we are on the verge of an explosion of GM plants from many new unregulated sources due to the impact of
There is an article about several organisations that are opposing GMO crops, and urging the Government to stop the spread of illegal cultivation of Genetically Modified crops. Well, I have news for these “environmentalists” and “human health activists”. They will lose the battle and there is nothing much they can
As I had suspected earlier, widespread contamination of the brinjal (eggplant) crop has occurred already. As an article in today’s Hindustan Times shows, the Government clearly does not have the ability to control the contamination of crops with GMO seeds, or to reverse the damage.
The use of unapproved GM Cotton seeds is scary. Now that even small labs have the technology to experiment with GM and produce GM modified species, how do we protect ourselves in future?