U.S. Grains Council: EU 'opt-out' proposal on biotech food illegal

The U.S. Grains Council said last week that the “opt-out” policy on biotechnology-based food and feed products being considered by the European Commission would be disruptive. Reports surfaced recently that the commission is considering allowing its member states to opt out of import approvals for these products, a move the Grains Council said would violate international obligations under the World Trade Organization (WTO). Read More »