USDA Mulls Deregulating GE Corn For Ethanol
Swiss agricultural giant Syngenta Seeds Inc. filed the petition to deregulate a corn varietal that has been genetically engineered to produce a microbial enzyme that would facilitate ethanol production.
The call for comments seeks to determine whether the modified corn will pose a plant pest risk and to assess any environmental side effects of deregulating it.
Corn is currently...
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