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Context of '2003: 84% of US Canola Crop Genetically Modified'

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By this year, 26 percent of all corn grown in the US is genetically modified. (Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology 8/2004)

By this year, 75 percent of all soybeans grown in the US is genetically modified, an increase of eight percentage points over the previous year (see 2001). (Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology 8/2004)

By this year, 84 percent of all canola grown in the US is genetically modified. (Brookes and Barfoot 6/7/2004, pp. 8 pdf file)


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