SEEDS OF DE­CLINE

Fre­quent pest at­tacks, ris­ing seed costs and de­clin­ing re­turns are forc­ing farm­ers to aban­don In­dia's first ge­net­i­cally mod­i­fied (GM) crop, Bt cot­ton. The trend is catch­ing up world­wide with GM crops. DAR­SHAN DE­SAI ac­cesses an ex­clu­sive govern­ment eval­uat

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