Energy & Environment

Hawaii Farmers, Biotech Industry Challenge Big Island’s GMO Ban

The lawsuit comes after Maui County residents collected enough signatures for an initiative that would impose a temporary moratorium on genetically engineered agriculture.

·By Anita Hofschneider

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Do you support the Big Island's ban on genetically engineered farming? Why or why not?