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Germany Decides Genetically-Modified Foods Are Not Welcome

Germany: Genetically Modified Foods Not Welcome
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German chemicals giant BASF is closing its biotech division in Germany. The move was prompted by massive resistance to genetically modified food among both the public and politicians. GM opponents are jubilant, while some researchers are complaining this is another case of German hostility to technology.

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6:17PM PST on Mar 6, 2013

I would like to see GMO's rejected everywhere in all countries. They are not meant to exist at all. Definitely not consumed.

12:57PM PST on Nov 30, 2012

Great stuff

10:52AM PDT on Sep 13, 2012

may the US follow Germany's example (note: the food companies already do this labelling for European countries--just need to do the same in US)

6:08PM PDT on Apr 23, 2012

I wish I could order produce from Germany or maybe from Europe who also rejected GMO.(O_O)

5:58PM PDT on Apr 23, 2012

Good to hear Germany said NO GMO,I don't mind the cold I can adapt quick.:-)

6:18AM PDT on Apr 15, 2012

I wish it was not so cold in Germany I would move there

7:42PM PDT on Apr 14, 2012

Congratulations to the people of Germany for taking this bold and important step to insure biological integrity of food supplies for future generations.

3:12PM PST on Feb 28, 2012

Good for Germany! Now for the rest of the countries to follow! :)

4:01PM PST on Feb 26, 2012

This is great. Wish I lived there.

10:35PM PST on Feb 23, 2012

Way to go Germany!

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