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Retailers drop anti-GM poultry feed stance

THREE OF THE country’s more ethical supermarkets have removed requirements for their suppliers to give poultry only GM-free feed.   Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencer and The Coop have all announced changes to their policies given that they could no longer guarantee the integrity of GM-free soy. Tesco has also done the same.   Organic groups…
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Too chicken to talk GM?

RISING PRICES could soon force the poultry industry to reverse its ban on genetically modified feed - but that means a difficult conversation with consumers.   In 2012 the area of land used to grow genetically modified (GM) crops increased by 6% to 170, hectares worldwide.   It is the 17th year in a row…
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