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GM crops: 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:

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

व्यापार:

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

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

संपर्क:?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 EUBy Hans von der Burchard (मई 31)

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

संपर्क:?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?- फूड नेविगेटर एशिया -?By RJ Whitehead (मई 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?- फूड नेविगेटर -?निअम मिखाइल द्वारा?(मई 31)

“रूस?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 boss – बीबीसी समाचार – By Harry Kretchmer (मई 30)

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

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

अमेरिका, Mexico to begin talks in June to update free trade pactFox News Latino / EFE (मई 30)

संपर्क:?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 talksLivemintBy Asit Ranjan Mishra (मई 27)

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

संपर्क:?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 – रायटर (मई 30)

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

Geopolitics moves to center stage of Obama trade deal push – पहाड – By Vicki Needham (मई 30)

संपर्क:?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 – रायटर (मई 31)

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

Thais ‘ready to join TPPBangkok Post (जून 1)

Good outweighs the bad, says Somkid

संपर्क: 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 (जून 1)

संपर्क:?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 – न्यूयॉर्क टाइम्स – By Jackie Calmes (जून 1)

संपर्क:?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 dealThe Globe and Mail (कनाडा) – By Paul Waldie (जून 1)

संपर्क:?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 ItForbes.comBy Kavin Senapathy (मई 27)

The कंपनी?s response to Food Babe?रों blog post attacking cotton as the ?विश्व?s dirtiest crop? and cottonseed oil as a food additive was a refreshing change from food industry pandering.

संपर्क:?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 TimesBy Geoffrey Mohan (मई 28)

संपर्क:?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 – द्वारा?Hembree Brandon in Farm Press Blog?(मई 31)

संपर्क:?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, ISAAA (मई 25)

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

MPs oppose an EU Parliament proposed draft Bill on GM crops -?The Star (केन्या) – By Agatha Ngotho (मई 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.

संपर्क:?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?- फूड नेविगेटर -?By David Burrows (जून 2)

The row over glyphosate continues to spill over into decisions relating to genetically modified (जीएम) 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 (मई 27)

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

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

China unveils plan to cleanse contaminated soilFinancial Times (यूके) – By Lucy Hornby (जून 1)

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

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

Gluten-Free Water? A Fad Without a Grain of Sense – वॉल स्ट्रीट जर्नल – Commentary by Sophie Egan (जून 1)

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

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

नियामक, POLITICS:

Donald Trump sides with agriculture over environmentalists in California water clashLos Angeles TimesBy Michael Finnegan (मई 27)

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

Translated –?New European meeting on June 6 to decide the fate of glyphosateAgrisalon.com / AFP (फ्रांस) (मई 28)

संपर्क:?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 weedsPolitico EuropeBy Giulia Paravicini (मई 30)

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

The EPA vs. ScienceNational ReviewBy Julie Kelly (मई 31)

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

पर और अधिक पढ़ें: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/435977/epa-roundup-report-delayed