Roundup Ready alfalfa not on deck for spring

Roundup Ready alfalfa not on deck for spring Developer’s focus this year remains on U.S. market Apr 10, 2013 2:02 PM – 7 comments TEXT SIZE   By: Staff Alberta, General, Markets Forage Genetics International (FGI), the developer of Genuity Roundup Ready alfalfa, won’t be launching its product in Canada for planting this spring. The Idaho-based forage seed developer’s […]

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April 9 2013 – Day of Action to Stop GM Alfalfa

The company Forage Genetics International has applied Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) herbicide tolerant Roundup Ready technology to alfalfa. Canada approved GM alfalfa for health and environmental release in 2005, but there is one more step before it can be commercially released in Canada: variety registration from the Canadian Food and Inspection Agency. This registration and […]

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Other On-Line News Sources

Here are some other sources of Organic News in Canada.   ACORN | Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network Organic Federation of Canada Canadian Organic Growers – Choose organic! Welcome to the COTA – Organic Trade Association  

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