No Redesign Planned for B-T Corn

Monsanto says it has no plans to redesign a genetically
engineered corn plant that’s been linked to the death of larvae of
butterflies. The Great Lakes Radio Consortium’s Lester Graham reports:

B-T Corn Research Heads Into Field

In a recent issue of the journal, Nature, Cornell researchers released a
report claiming that pollen from a genetically engineered, or BT, corn
has a deadly effect on the monarch butterfly. But industry
representatives criticized the results, saying the lab-work didn’t
duplicate a real-life scenario. So now, Cornell scientists are heading
into the field for more research. The Great Lakes Radio Consortium’s
David Hammond has more: