19-12-2013 10:50 AM | Brazil

Brazil GMO planting to increase by 6.8 percent this season

Brazil will increase the amount of land planted with genetically modified soy, corn and cotton by 6.8 percent this season to increase yields, local analytics firm Celeres said on Wednesday.

That is 0.4 percent less than the GMO crop expansion Celeres estimated in August and a smaller increase than the 14 percent growth from the 2011/12 to the 2012/13 crops.
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