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  •  okay found the source (1+ / 0-)
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    Phil Geertson made the claims in an interview with the Oregonian newspaper.  I have added the link in the diary and will re link it here

    thanks for challenging my claims and for taking part in the discussion

    I didn't mean to allude that the case was about the GM alfalfa itself.  I thought that I made the case that it was about the National Environmental Protection Agency and Environmental Impact Statements.  Apologies if I didn't make the case succinctly enough.

    "when the going gets weird, the weird turn pro" -6.75, -6.26

    by gravlax on Tue May 04, 2010 at 02:53:09 PM PDT

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    •  Not a problem. Organic growers have quite a (1+ / 0-)
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      pickle to contend with. Since their advocates have painted GM crops in such negative terms, and since organic markets see cross pollination as a sign of "contamination", they are seeking unusually broad accommodation for their farming operations. Interesting.

      "The central tenet of Buddhism is not 'Every man for himself'" - A Fish Called Wanda

      by the fan man on Tue May 04, 2010 at 03:08:10 PM PDT

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