[NAFEX] Monsanto and tin hats
marillen at earthlink.net
Fri Oct 15 17:56:52 EDT 2010
>From: Alan Haigh <alandhaigh at gmail.com>
>Sent: Oct 15, 2010 6:54 AM
>To: nafex at lists.ibiblio.org
>Subject: [NAFEX] Monsanto and tin hats
>Now if Monsanto can come up with GM fruit that's resistant to plum curculio
>and scab I'm definitely all ears.
The technology is probably already here. There's a BT variant that is used against Coleopterans. I don't know if anyone has tested it specifically against curculio, but it should work. Cost of putting such a product on the market may slow or prevent it from being released.
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