Nouvelles liés à la biotechnologie agricole, Commerce ? et peut-être quelques autres articles intéressants là-bas liés à l'agriculture ? will be posted on this page throughout the week (newly added items will be in vert au fond de sections). ?Be sure to check in regularly!

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cultures génétiquement modifiées: global socio-economic and environmental impacts 1996-2014

PG Economics Ltd,?a specialist provider of advisory and consultancy services to agriculture and other natural resource-based industries based in the UK, has released its latest study. ?The press release dated May 31, highlights of the comprehensive review, and full report can be found here:

Lien:?http://www.pgeconomics.co.uk/page/42/global-economic-benefits-of-gm-crops-reach-$150-billion

COMMERCE:

EU and US trade sharp words on TTIPPolitico EUBy Ryan Heath (Mai 31)

In testy exchange of emails, Commission warns US: Compromise or no deal in 2016.

Lien:?http://www.politico.eu/article/eu-and-u-s-trade-sharp-words-on-ttip-phil-hogan-anthony-gardner/

Malmstr?m: No agreement this year ?doesn?t mean death of TTIP?Politico EU – Hans von der Burchard (Mai 31)

Trade commissioner says length of potential delay ?impossible to say.?”

Lien:?http://www.politico.eu/article/cecilia-malmstrom-no-agreement-this-year-doesnt-mean-death-of-ttip/

China displaces America as world?s most attractive food export market?- Food Navigator Asia -?By RJ Whitehead (Mai 30)

China is now the most attractive export market for food and beverage companies, according to an analysis by Deloitte and a Spanish business school that assesses destinations with the best business and export opportunities.

Russia to extend EU embargo until late 2017?- Food Navigator -?By Niamh Michail?(Mai 31)

“Russie?s embargo of EU food products will be extended until the end of 2017 but the list of banned foods or countries affected will not change, according to a draft government decree.

Brexit ‘huge blowwarns ex-World Trade Organisation bossBBC NewsBy Harry Kretchmer (Mai 30)

Lien:?http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36401578

Voir également😕http://www.politico.eu/article/glyphosate-weedkiller-decision-adds-to-brexit-momentum-for-uk-farmers/

États-Unis, Mexico to begin talks in June to update free trade pactFox News Latino / EFE (Mai 30)

Lien:?http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2016/05/30/eu-mexico-to-begin-talks-in-june-to-update-free-trade-pact/

India in a tight spot at RCEP trade talks – Livemint – Par Asit Ranjan Mishra (Mai 27)

Govt may come under pressure to raise tariff liberalization plan in next round of talks in Auckland next month

Lien:?http://www.livemint.com/Politics/XDgJczZ4ysDlrqBMD2OhtL/India-in-a-tight-spot-at-RCEP-trade-talks.html

Frustrated Juncker urges EU leaders to back TTIP trade talks – Reuters (Mai 30)

Lien:?http://www.reuters.com/article/trade-ttip-eu-idUSL8N18R2CR

Geopolitics moves to center stage of Obama trade deal push – La colline – By Vicki Needham (Mai 30)

Lien:?http://thehill.com/policy/finance/trade/281496-geopolitics-moves-to-center-stage-of-obama-trade-deal-push

Russia-led economic bloc seeks trade deal with China – Reuters (Mai 31)

Lien:?http://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-russia-china-trade-idUKKCN0YM29W

Thais ‘ready to join TPPBangkok Post (juin 1)

Good outweighs the bad, says Somkid

Lien: http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/996517/thais-ready-to-join-tpp

US trade chief to skeptical France: US-EU deal not a threatAssociated Press (juin 1)

Lien:?http://bigstory.ap.org/article/3c659776cc90465eba8fa007ccd91efa/us-trade-chief-skeptical-france-us-eu-deal-not-threat

Trans-Pacific Partnership Supporters Pin Hopes on Lame-Duck Vote – New York Times – By Jackie Calmes (juin 1)

Lien:?http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/02/business/trans-pacific-partnership-supporters-pin-hopes-on-lame-duck-vote.html?_r=1

Growing European anti-trade movement threatens Canada-EU deal – Le Globe and Mail (Canada) – By Paul Waldie (juin 1)

Lien:?http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/international-business/european-business/growing-european-anti-trade-movement-threatens-canada-eu-deal/article30229924/

The Food Babe Is A Bully And Cotton Incorporated Isn’t Going To Take It – Forbes.com – By Kavin Senapathy (Mai 27)

“le company?s response to Food Babe?s blog post attacking cotton as the ?monde?s dirtiest crop? and cottonseed oil as a food additive was a refreshing change from food industry pandering.

Lien:?http://www.forbes.com/sites/kavinsenapathy/2016/05/27/the-food-babe-is-a-bully-cotton-incorporated-isnt-going-to-take-it/#6fcd0acc2291

Will microbes save agriculture? – Los Angeles Times – By Geoffrey Mohan (Mai 28)

Lien:?http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-soil-microbes-20160527-snap-story.html

Science takes a back seat to fear-mongering about GMOsDelta Farm Press – Par?Hembree Brandon in Farm Press Blog?(Mai 31)

Lien:?http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/science-takes-back-seat-fear-mongering-about-gmos

Potato farmers in Uganda demand local leaders to pass biotech and biosafety billCrop Biotech Update, Ishaaa (Mai 25)

Lien:?http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/article/default.asp?ID=14448

MPs oppose an EU Parliament proposed draft Bill on GM crops -?The Star (Kenya) – By Agatha Ngotho (Mai 28)

“”This is very mischievous and it looks like it is intended to make Africa remain in subsistence farming,” said Serut a member of the agriculture committee.?The bill has been drafted and sponsored by the Committee on Development in the EU parliament and it claims that the technology is not good for Africa.

Lien:?http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/05/28/mps-oppose-an-eu-parliament-proposed-draft-bill-on-gm-crops_c1358906

MEPs? tough anti-GM stance criticised by industry?- Food Navigator -?By David Burrows (juin 2)

The row over glyphosate continues to spill over into decisions relating to genetically modified (GM) crops after environment MEPs called on the European Commission to withdraw its authorisations for the use of a GM maize resistant to the weedkiller.

Organic growers report higher sales, low market penetration -?Delta Farm PressBy Forrest Laws in Farm Press Blog (Mai 27)

Environmentalists plan fierce battle against Bayer-Monsanto mergerDeutsche WelleBy Dave Keating (Mai 31)

Lien:?http://www.dw.com/en/environmentalists-plan-fierce-battle-against-bayer-monsanto-merger/a-19296103

China unveils plan to cleanse contaminated soil – Financial Times (Royaume-Uni) – By Lucy Hornby (juin 1)

Beijing hopes to make 90% of polluted agricultural land ?safely usable?”

Lien:?https://next.ft.com/content/673eaafc-27cb-11e6-8ba3-cdd781d02d89

Gluten-Free Water? A Fad Without a Grain of Sense – le journal Wall Street – Commentary by Sophie Egan (juin 1)

Almost a third of Americans avoid gluten. Sur 1% of them actually have a medical need to.

Lien:?http://www.wsj.com/articles/gluten-free-water-a-fad-without-a-grain-of-sense-1464821351

REGLEMENTAIRES, POLITICS:

Donald Trump sides with agriculture over environmentalists in California water clash – Los Angeles Times – By Michael Finnegan (Mai 27)

Lien:?http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-trailguide-05272016-donald-trump-sides-with-agricu-1464378718-htmlstory.html

Traduit –?New European meeting on June 6 to decide the fate of glyphosateAgrisalon.com / AFP (France) (Mai 28)

Lien:?http://www.agrisalon.com/actualites/2016/05/28/nouvelle-reunion-europeenne-le-6-juin-pour-trancher-le-sort-du-glyphosate

How German politics pushed Roundup into the weeds – politico l'Europe – By Giulia Paravicini (Mai 30)

Lien:?http://www.politico.eu/article/how-german-politics-scuppered-commissions-glyphosate-plan/

The EPA vs. Science – national Review – By Julie Kelly (Mai 31)

Why is the agency delaying a long-awaited report on a weed killer? Congress wants to know.

Lire la suite sur: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/435977/epa-roundup-report-delayed