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ref date:7 Jun 2000 (ECON)
Genetically altered crop scare continues

It seems that Advanta, a company that works on genetically altering rape seed and other farm products let slip US and Canadian seed that had been altered into the Scottish crop gene pool!

The now ensuing ranting ought to die down over the next few months and then some degree of calm can return.

There is more evidence that cell phones and towers are dangerous to humans than super-seeds and yet the environmentalists say little of this. We need research, funded NOT by the government nor the seed makers to be certain of what the risks are, otherwise its like asking the tobacco companies to confirm there really is no risk from smoking....