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Yale Bioethics

Biotechnology in Agriculture


2011-2012 Seminars

Biotechnology in Agriculture:
“Genetic Solution or Genetic Pollution?”

   

October 13 Greg Jaffe (CSPI)

The Raw Truth about Genetically Engineered Foods and
Some Current Issues Surrounding Their Adoption

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November 17 Mark Lipson (USDA Organic & Sustainable Agriculture)

Policy Frameworks for 'Coexistence' of Transgenic, Conventional and Organic Systems
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January 12
Scott Deeter (Ventria)

Global Human Health Innovations From Plant Biotechnology
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February 16 Dan Putnam (UC Davis)

Roundup-Ready Alfalfa:  Queen of Forages or Whore of Babylon?
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March 22 Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes (Univ Missouri)

The Economics and Politics of Coexistence between
Conventional, Organic and Genetically Modified Plants


April 12 Carol Mallory-Smith (Oregon State)

Coexistence Regulations: Oops, Plants Can’t Read!
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