Pest Management at the Crossroads contains discussion
of applications of biotechnology to pest management. The discussion of resistance
Bt-transgenic and herbicide-tolerant plants, and related recommendations,
are bound to be controversial. We will try to incorporate the highlights of
the debate here.
Oilseed Rape/Canola and Resistance
Shipments of genetically engineered canola from Canada to Europe may soon be affected by this French decision, possibly beginning another biotech-oriented trade dispute. The acceptance by consumers of transgenic canola varieties is discussed in a December 10, 1997 talk before the Canola IPM Working Group.
Last Updated on 2/10/98
By Karen Lutz