Archive for December 19th, 2007

Traitor Technology in GM Crops

Questions and concerns among the vigilant public has continuously raised alarm over the development of GM crops by some biotech firms making use of the so-called “Traitor” technology. The Traitor technology is similar to the so-called Terminator technology that renders the next generation of patented commercial GM seeds sterile. But they differ in terms of how they are used in GM seeds. But their purpose is to limit the proprietary use of seeds by farmers. Traitor technology, along with the Term…