Under Mexico's new rule, the country will begin revoking permits allowing the import of GMO corn for animal feed and stop issuing any new permits by 2024.
"Consumers have a right to know how gene editing is being used to produce the foods they buy in the market."
"This is a very important discovery because it shows there are objective strategies to silence strong voices."
"Seed ownership by farmers has traditionally been an important agricultural practice, but profit-driven giant Monsanto is making our farmers disempowered and dependent!"
"Simply adding more use restrictions to an uncontrollable pesticide that already comes with 39 pages of instructions and limitations reflects a broken process."
"The Earth will win. Seed will win, Monsanto will lose."
A proposed merger between Bayer AG and Monsanto passed a United States regulatory hurdle despite opposition from various food and farm groups.
"The coming together of these two is a marriage made in hell – bad for farmers, bad for consumers, and bad for our countryside."
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