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August 10th, 2010:

There’s more of a difference between a crop and a weed than where they grow

In reading the coverage of the transgenes in canola story, two ideas continue to come up that bother be because they’re just plain wrong. I don’t have exact citations for these, but I’ve seen both concepts repeated multiple times on multiple sites.

1. “What’s a crop growing outside of the field where it’s planted? A weed that’s what!”