Archive for April 16th, 2008

Report Says GM Has No Role in Solving World Hunger and Poverty

In an article on the GM Watch website, many of the world’s leading scientists have condemned current industrial farming practices and see no role of genetic engineering in solving the hunger crisis in the world today, so says in the report released by International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD). In the midst of soaring prices of commodities in the world market and record high food prices, the need for urgent change in the agricultural sector worldwide…