Biotech Updates

GM Crops Coexistence Conference in Melbourne

October 23, 2009

The Genetically Modified Crops Coexistence Conference (GMCC) will take place from 10 to 12 November, 2009 in Melbourne, Australia. The conference will cover key issues on coexistence between GM and non-GM agricultural supply chains ranging from the production level to the market place. Topics include: gene flow in agricultural systems; strategies for coexistence and organizational measures across the supply chain; socio-economics of coexistence and cost/benefit analysis of coexistence strategies; legal and policy issues of coexistence frameworks; and traceability and control of coexistence.

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