Crop Biotech Update

GAIN Report on Biotech in Venezuela

October 8, 2010

The U.S. Department of Agriculture - Foreign Agricultural Service Global Agricultural Information Network has released the report Venezuela - Biotechnology: GE Plants and Animals. Despite significant interest in biotechnology and on-going research on tissue culture and molecular genetics, no legal framework is still in place for testing or commercialization.

Download a copy of the report at http://gain.fas.usda.gov/Recent%20GAIN%20Publications/Biotechnology%20-%20GE%20Plants%20and%20Animals_Caracas_Venezuela_9-2-2010.pdf