UK: Government denies trying to bury GM crop report
The UK government has denied that it attempted to bury a report showing how genetically modified crops can contaminate plants in neighbouring fields. Speaking to the BBC, Environment minister Michael Meacher denied that the release of the report on Christmas Eve was an attempt to bury it, but agreed that the timing was "unfortunate". He described the Christmas Eve release as "another case of cock-up rather than conspiracy."
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