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USDA approves new biotech apple for growth in U.S.

Doug G. WareWASHINGTON, Feb. 13 (UPI) — They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but a new biotech version — approved Friday for growth in the U.S. — also keeps the spoiling away, as well. Latest News – UPI.com

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GMO apples that don’t brown so quickly have been approved by the USDA

The US Department of Agriculture has decided to deregulate two new apple varieties genetically engineered to resist browning, The New York Times reports. That means the apples, which will be marketed as Arctic Granny and Arctic Golden, are approved for commercial planting. Continue reading… The Verge – All Posts

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