Vietnam’s Agriculture Minister has asked the country to embrace Monsanto 55 years after the company dumped 20 million gallons of Agent Orange there.
Tag - genetically modified organisms
mercredi 21 septembre 2016
samedi 28 mars 2015
Vietnamese farmers nationwide are now able to plant three varieties of genetically-modified (GM) corn from the Swiss firm Syngenta, according to a new government's rule announced Wednesday.
lundi 24 novembre 2014
An Agent Orange maker is being welcomed back to Vietnam to grow genetically modified organisms.
jeudi 11 septembre 2014
Vietnam has green-lighted the cultivation of its first genetically modified (GM) corn crop after leaving a number of disturbing questions unanswered.
vendredi 22 août 2014
Vietnam has approved the importation of several genetically-modified (GM) corn varieties and left it to the environment ministry to decide whether to plant the controversial crops on a massive scale.
mercredi 12 février 2014
Monsanto faces global disdain, but Vietnam welcomes and even honors the Agent Orange maker
mardi 4 février 2014
The Vietnamese government is set to allow US and Swiss firms to show off some of their genetically-modified (GM) corn varieties by planting them in small areas even as they wait for approval to sell the seeds in Vietnam.
samedi 6 avril 2013
HO CHI MINH CITY — It’s 5 a.m. and the streets already are buzzing. People know that the best time to shop at open-air markets is before daybreak. And they know to ask for fresh, firm vegetables grown locally, rather than in China, where dangerous pesticides are routinely overused.
lundi 21 novembre 2011
Vietnam agencies are investigating Japan's claim that it has found genetically modified organisms (GMO) in pho (rice noodles) exported by a local company, the news website of the Vietnam Farmers' Union reported on Thursday.