The European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility (ENSSER), the Society for Ecological Research, the foundation Manfred-Hermsen-Stiftung for Nature Conservation and Environmental Protection, the Foundation on Future Farming, the non-profit organisation Sambucus and Testbiotech are challenging a decision made by the EU Commission to authorise a new genetically engineered Monsanto soybean at the European Court of Justice.
In Italy, the issue of GMOs has in fact given rise to a phenomenon of active resistance in defense of an agricultural culture rooted in farmers’ knowledge and in the quality of food. To date in Italy, GMOs are only present in transgenic soya imports that end up hidden in livestock feed.
In the link below you can find an interesting report on the history of the Italian Network of GMO-Free Organizations.
source (p. 117-119): http://www.navdanya.org/attachments/Latest_Publications5.pdf
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