Julian Sturdy, MP for York Outer, has proposed an amendment to the agriculture bill that will deregulate the gene editing of crops and foods. He suggested the amendment in a letter at a late stage of the bill’s progression through parliament, when it was being discussed in the House of Lords – thus bypassing the […]
Author: Claire Robinson
Claire is editor of the website GMWatch.org, which informs the public about the risks of genetically modified foods/crops and associated pesticides. She is co-author with two genetic engineers of the book GMO Myths and Truths. She has co-authored peer-reviewed scientific papers on these topics. Her background is in research, writing, and education.