Kyrgyzstan Bans Cultivation of Genetically Modified Crops


Genetically modified products to be prohibited cultivated in Kyrgyzstan. Today the deputies approved in the third reading the bill “On the prohibition of cultivation, production, import and sale in KR products containing GMOs”.

Earlier it was reported that the adoption of the law till 2015, it is planed to build a laboratory, where not only food coming from outside, but also those that are grown in the country will be checked. The Ministry of Economy noted that prohibit the importation of GMO products will be difficult.

The bill is sent to the president for signature.

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