Whitehall wrangle over national debate on GM crops
Crucial decisions about the run-up to the possible commercialisation of genetically modified crops will be taken by the Government within the next few weeks, a parliamentary inquiry was told in April. The hearing pointed to a Whitehall dispute about whether an innovative public debate on the issue should be held at all - and there were also hints that any such debate would not run long enough to take account of next summer's initial results from the current programme of GM crop trials.
Sorry you do not have access to this article. Please contact Customer Support at
or call 020 8267 8120