Archive for April, 2000

ASA Supports Biotechnology Report from House Subcommittee on Basic Research

The American Soybean Association (ASA) today announced support for a report prepared by the Subcommittee on Basic Research of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Agriculture Committee, that found immense benefits and scientifically sound regulation of agricultural biotechnology. The report is titled, “Seeds of Opportunity: An Assessment of the Benefits, Safety, and Oversight of Plant Genomics … Read More »

ASA Supports National Academy of Sciences Report

The American Soybean Association today announced support for the positive conclusions in the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Report entitled “Genetically Modified Pest Protected Plants: Science & Regulation,” which said that biotechnology-enhanced foods are safe and that refinements to the regulatory process will improve public acceptance of these products. “From ASA’s perspective, the report is … Read More »

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