Gösta Kjellson, NERI and Birte Boelt, DIAS
A report from DARCOF analyses the potential risks of plant biotechnology development for organic production in Denmark. The main objective is to compile existing knowledge concerning the effects of genetically modified plants (GMP) and crops in order to propose concrete measures to avoid or to minimize the risks of GM-contamination.
The work leading to the report has been carried out by a group of experts with experience in organic farming, agricultural production, regulation and control, plant biology, plant biotech, modelling and risk assessment of ecological, agricultural and toxicological effects of GMP. More ...