Keyword: maize

French court says ‘non’ to genetically-modified maize

Top French administrative court confirms ban on Monsanto maize in France, even though it has been cleared for use by the EU.

France halts Monsanto maize planting

Farmers will no longer be able to plant seeds from the genetically-modified maize, which France claims could pose risks to the environment.

France moves to ban GM maize planting in short and long term

Government issues temporary decree to prevent planting of genetically-modified maize while working on changes to ensure a longer-term ban.