The Green Revolution: A curse or a blessing

Norman Borlaug, Nobel Lauriate and the man commonly seen as the father of the Green Revolution.

How Biotechnology has helped farmers from 8 countries around the world. This film was made by Monsanto, one of the biggest Agricultural Biotech companies in the world.

GM Foods and Biotech in Switzerland:

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Genetically modified (GM) plants present little danger for the environment or people’s health, according to Swiss researchers. Also, while they offer almost no benefit to farmers now, this could change if plants had the right properties.

Clicking on the picture above will take you to a SwissInfo article on GM crops. There are a number of other useful links that you can follow from this page in order to find out more about GM foods in Switzerland.