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E-M:/ Insects May Need Refuge from Biotech



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Enviro-Mich message from Terry Lodge <tjlodge50@yahoo.com>
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  .... according to an MSU entomologist:

CHICAGO, Illinois, August 30, 2001 (ENS) - Crops which
have been genetically modified to resist pests are
only useful until the bugs outsmart them, developing
their own protections against the toxins produced by
the plants. A Michigan entomologist argues that some
crop-eating insects must be protected in order to keep
them all from becoming resistant to engineered crops.

For full text and graphics visit: 
http://ens-news.com/ens/aug2001/2001L-08-30-07.html


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