U.S. Senate Calls For Stability of Ag Biotech Amid Trade Negotiations with ChinaMarch 27, 2019
In light of ongoing trade negotiations with China, the senators also urged President Trump to capitalize on his forthcoming meeting with President Xi to resolve crucial trade issues and reach an agreement for a "timely, transparent, and science-based system for the approvals of agriculture biotechnology products."
Read the full letter from the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
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