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 BREI Links: 

       Very useful sites on balanced biotechnology information.
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I. College/University sites:

Colorado St.:    http://www.colostate.edu/programs/lifesciences/TransgenicCrops/

Provides balanced information and links to other resources on the technology and issues surrounding transgenic crops

Cornell: http://www.nysaes.cornell.edu/comm/gmo/debate.html 

UI:                   http://web.aces.uiuc.edu/faq/faq.pdl?project_id=28

Iowa State:       http://www.exnet.iastate.edu/feci/HGMO/

Information Systems for Biotechnology (ISB) (VA Tech/USDA): http://www.nbiap.vt.edu/

Univ. Reading: http://www.nCBE.READING.AC.UK/ncbe/gmfood/menu.html

NC State Univ.: http://www.ncbiotech.org/

Thomas DeGregori, University of Houston; thorough analysis of the situation, extensively researched and documented:  http://www.iea.org.uk/env/gmo.htm

Purdue (slide set):         http://www.agry.purdue.edu/ext/ppt/

Regulation of Genetically Engineered Organisms and Products: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/Publications/NCR557.pdf

 

        Midwest Land-Grant Universities

Biotech Web Links

Illinois

www.aces.uiuc.edu/research/biotech/bio-news.htm

Comprehensive biotech education web site

Indiana

www.agcom.purdue.edu/AgCom/news/backgrd/biotech/more_biotech.html

Comprehensive biotech education web site, Biotech Backgrounder

Iowa

www.biotech.iastate.edu

Comprehensive web site developed by the Iowa State Universityís Biotechnology Outreach Education Center

http://www.extension.iastate.edu/feci/HGMO/

Handling GMO Grain

Kansas

www.oznet.ksu.edu/pr_biotech/

Comprehensive web site including news and factsheets

Kentucky

www.ca.uky.edu/BREI

Comprehensive web site addressing biotech issues

Michigan

www.iia.msu.edu/absp/index.html

Agriculture biotechnology support project resource site

Minnesota

www.cce.umn.edu/biotech/

Comprehensive web site including publications and bioethics

Missouri

www.agbioforum.missouri.edu

A magazine devoted to ag biotech economics, crop management, and public policy

Nebraska

ianrwww.unl.edu/ianr/ardc/bioteched.htm

Comprehensive web site including education, bioethics, biotech footlocker

 

Ohio

www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~hocorn/gmosites.htm

List of biotech web sites

 Wisconsin

www.biotech.wisc.edu

Wisconsin biotechnology center: BioTrek

 


II. Governmental sites:

 FDA statement on GM crops, Feb, 00: http://www.fda.gov/fdac/features/2000/100_bio.html

 USDA: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/brs/#perm_not

 US Gov: http://www.usia.gov/topical/global/biotech/

 Senator Bondís Jan 26, 00 statement on Ag Biotech: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/D?r106:1:./temp/~r106Hz9r8L:e0:

 


III. Industry sites:

 Monsanto Life Sciences: http://www.monsanto.com/

Biotech info/Monsanto: http://www.FARMSOURCE.com/

Novartis Seeds: http://www.seeds.novartis.com/

Pioneer Hi-Bred - GMO Issues Update: http://www.pioneer.com/usa/gmo/default.htm

Genetic ID:  http://www.genetic-id.com/

DuPont: http://www.dupont.com/biotech/

 


IV. NGO sites:

Biomednet:       http://www.biomednet.com/hmsbeagle/67/reviews/insitu

International Food Information Council (IFIC):  http://ificinfo.health.org/index14.htm

Intitute of Food Technologists (IFT): http://www.ift.org/resource/policy/sc_f04.shtml

Council for Agricultural Science & Technology (CAST): http://www.cast-science.org

The American Dietetic Association: http://www.eatright.org

Environmental News Network (ENN): 

http://www.enn.com/features/2000/09/09062000/gmfood_30998.asp#ENN_INTERACTIVE

United Soybean Board (USB): http://www.talksoy.com/biotech.htm

National Corn Growerís Assoc. http://www.ncga.com/11biotechnology/main/index.html

Grocery Manufacturers of America

Union of Concerned Scientists: http://www.ucsusa.org/agriculture/0biotechnology.html

Ag BioTech InfoNet: http://www.biotech-info.net/index.html

Applications of Biotechnology to Crops: Benefits and Risks: http://www.cast-science.org/biotc_ip.htm

Consumers Union - Food Safety Issues: http://www.consumersunion.org/food/food.htm

IFT: http://www.ift.org/resource/pdf_files/gmoback.pdf

Time mag:         http://www.4a2z.com/cgi/rfr.cgi?4biotech-2-http://pathfinder.com/time/magazine/articles/0,3266,34817,00.html

http://www.biotech-info.net/risks.html 

Humor; dihydrogen monoxide (DHMO): http://www.dhmo.org/

Greenpeace Intíl - Genetic Engineering: http://www.greenpeace.org/~geneng/

International Food Information Council Foundation: http://ificinfo.health.org/

NCFAP: http://www.ncfap.org/biotech.htm

 

Collection of links: http://www.isb.vt.edu/othersites/indexlinksdblevel1.cfm