- About Us
- GM Regulation
- Press Release
- Stakeholders speak
- Contact Us
AGRI-BIOTECH IN INDIA
India faces the challenge of balancing food production for the growing population demanding more and better food using that of dwindling land, water and energy resources and growing environmental concerns.
GM CROPS IN GLOBAL AGRICULTURE
With world population likely to hit 9 billion by 2050, pressure on land and the depleting water tables is bound to compromise seriously the global food & nutritional security. More ...
Any powerful technology is bound to raise concern on its use in the society. Biotechnology applications are no exceptions, especially those related to genetic modification (GM technology). Read More...
Current Debate on GM Crops
Dr. Paroda's (member TEC) report submitted to Hon'ble Superme Court of India
In 2005, NGO groups lead by activist Aruna Rodrigues filed a public interest lawsuit against the Union of India, calling for the government to place a moratorium on biotech crops until new regulations for plant biotechnology were established. Read more 1
Hearing at SC on PIL 260 (GM crops) may be on 22nd April 2014.