January 14, 2009

Have your say - no to gmo ethanol corn

You have until January 20 to voice your opposition to Syngenta's genetically modified Alpha-Amylase corn. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is seeking public comment on a petition to deregulate corn genetically engineered (GE) to produce a microbial enzyme that facilitates ethanol production. Comments can be submitted on the the Federal eRulemaking portal at www.regulations.gov/fdmspublic/component/main?main=DocketDetail&d=APHIS-2007-0016 Click on "Add Comments" to view public comments and related materials available electronically.

see the Kerr Center for more information


Bishops Homegrown said...

Thank you for this link my friend, I too will post it to my blog!

anne said...

Good idea Alan.
I posted a comment on the site today but I don't see it registered. Maybe they ignore the Canadians..although there are only 2 comments for the 14th, so maybe there is a glich.