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GMO Crops Get Judges Approval: Sad Day For Idaho

GMO Crops Get Judges Approval: Sad Day For Idaho

January 11, 2012 is a sad day for Idaho. U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti of San Francisco ruled the USDA had acted within its authority when they approved genetically modified alfalfa.

    • U.S. judge OKs alfalfa strain made by Monsanto Co. – Bob Egelko – Chronicle Staff Writer – A federal judge has upheld the government’s decision to let the nation’s alfalfa growers plant the genetically engineered, herbicide-resistant strain manufactured by Monsanto Co., saying the alleged risk of contaminating other crops does not require regulators to impose buffer zones. Read more.