Interior Department OKs Use of GMOs on Wildlife Refuges; No Immediate Impact on Montana

From: Missoula Current

“On Friday, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Principal Deputy Director Gregory Sheehan sent an internal memo saying he was reversing a 2014 Obama administration memorandum that phased out wildlife refuges’ use of genetically modified crops and associated pesticides, including neonicotinoid pesticides that have been implicated in the decline of bees and other beneficial insects. Reuters obtained a copy of the memorandum and published a subsequent news story on its content and implications.”

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