US against Europe Over Monsanto GM Crops

US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks reveal the Bush administration drew up ways to retaliate against Europe for refusing to use genetically modified seeds. In 2007, then-US ambassador to France Craig Stapleton was concerned about France’s decision to ban cultivation of genetically modified corn produced by biotech giant Monsanto. He also warned that a new French environmental review standard could spread anti-biotech policy across Europe.

Also see

Monsanto GMOs Linked To Organ Failure

Percy Schmeiser vs Monsanto

Genetic Engineering – Paradise on Earth or a Descent into Hell?

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