Court of Appeals affirms MASIPAG, Greenpeace petition against Bt eggplant field trials

Manila – Farmer-scientist group MASIPAG, Greenpeace Southeast Asia and individual petitioners are pleased that the Court of Appeals stood by its decision to stop the field trials of Bt eggplant. Bt eggplant (or talong) is genetically modified to produce its own toxin to kill the eggplant fruit and shoot borer (EFSB). The court, in its … Continue reading Court of Appeals affirms MASIPAG, Greenpeace petition against Bt eggplant field trials