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15 June, 2018
June 15, 2018. Halifax – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has announced the discovery of unapproved genetically modified (GM, also called genetically engineered) wheat near a farm in Alberta, but says the contamination is an isolated event.(1) 474 more words
CFIA issues statement on discovery of genetically modified, herbicide-tolerant wheat in southern Alberta
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has issued a statement after the discovery of several genetically modified wheat plants found in southern Alberta.
The CFIA said it recently completed testing on the plants which confirmed the wheat was herbicide-tolerant and genetically modified, something not approved for commercial use in Canada. 564 more words