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This is so important that I’m doing a cut and paste right into my blog. This is taken from a post from CBC.ca – a Canadian news agency.
Posted: Oct 24, 2011 10:37 PM AT
Allowing an American company to produce the eggs of genetically-modified salmon on P.E.I. (Prince Edward Island) would hurt the Island’s reputation as a green province, environmentalists warn.
‘We will indeed become known around the world as the home of the Frankenfish.’ — Leo Broderick, Council of Canadians
The AquaBounty Technologies experimental fish plant in Bay Fortune produces the Atlantic genetically-modified salmon eggs. Implanted genes make the fish grow at twice the natural rate. Aquabounty has asked the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to approve the fish for commercial sale.