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Published on Friday, 21 June 2013

Study: pest resistance to GM grows

Written by John Mowbray

Cotton bollARIZONA – Pest resistance to the most popular type of GM crops is on the increase, but not in areas where farmers are following current best practice advice by, for instance, planting ‘refuges’. That’s the conclusion of a comprehensive new review study carried out by US scientists on pest resistance to Bt corn and cotton.


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