ARCHIVE: Genetic modification (GM)
Information on the old Defra website currently covers the following:
- Latest news:
Details of recent significant publications and announcements
- GMO introduction:
A general overview of GM organisms, what Defra do and don’t do and contact details.
- GM Crops
Find out more about the current position, and the Government's policy, including the 'co-existence' of GM and non-GM farming
- Non-crop GMOs
Information about GM animals and GM microbes and viruses
How GMOs are regulated and controlled. Applications and release information: details of applications, site locations, invitations to make representations, and consents pending.
- International issues
International agreements, transboundary movements
Defra research - proposed, in progress and completed
- Links Page for related sites including ACRE - Advisory Committee on Releases to the Environment.
Page last modified 31 October, 2010