Daniel Grushkin

Agbiotech 2.0 (Nature Biotech)

As Europe increasingly becomes a genetically modified (GM)-free zone, countries in Asia and South America are embracing the technol- ogy. Even African states are beginning to come around. Only five days before last year’s vote in the European Parliament to give individual member countries the right to ban GM crops on the grounds of environmental and health concerns, Kenya became the fourth African country to approve the import and produc- tion of GM crops.