Scientists Refused Permission to Study Genetically Engineered Seeds

As Dave Barry is wont to say, I am not making this up.

As usual with the Times, the interesting agricultural news is over in the business section. First paragraph below gives you the flavor; click on the title to read the whole thing.

Crop Scientists Say Biotechnology Seed Companies Are Thwarting Research

Published: February 19, 2009

Biotechnology companies are keeping university scientists from fully researching the effectiveness and environmental impact of the industry’s genetically modified crops, according to an unusual complaint issued by a group of those scientists…

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