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GM potato won’t be grown commercially in Canada this year

May 25, 2016, 2016, Canada – A newly approved, genetically modified potato will not be grown commercially in Canada this year.

JR Simplot, the company that created the Innate potato, said Canadian approval came too late for farmers to plant them this season. Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency approved the potatoes in late March. | READ MORE