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Canada approves production of GM salmon eggs on commercial scale

Posted By Adan On November 26, 2013 @ 1:51 pm In Medical Tyranny,Old Infowars Posts Style | Comments Disabled

Suzanne Goldenberg
The Guardian
November 26, 2013

Salmon eggs, via Wikimedia Commons

Salmon eggs, via Wikimedia Commons

Canada has given the go-ahead to commercial production of genetically modified salmon eggs, bringing the world’s first GM food animal closer to supermarkets and dinner tables.

In a decision buried in routine business in the Canada Gazette, Environment Canada said it had granted a US biotechnology firm, AquaBounty Technologies Inc, permission to export up to 100,000 GM fish eggs a year from a hatchery in Prince Edward Island to a site high in the Panamanian rainforest.

The decision marked the first time any government had given the go-ahead to commercial scale production involving a GM food animal.

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