Social groups to oppose unsustainable agri technologies

February 17, 2014 0 Comments

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Chandigarh, February 15, 2014

First Published: 23:16 IST(15/2/2014) | Last Updated: 23:17 IST(15/2/2014)

Reacting to a recent media conference addressed by a group of scientists from National Bureau of Plant Genetic resources (NBPGR) and Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company (MAHYCO) to promote transgenic crops, the farmers unions and several social groups have urged the Punjab government not to fall into the trap laid by agri-business corporations.