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GM could help cut livestock methane emissions, say scientists

The Guardian
Genetic modification, banned in Europe, could have ‘great potential promise’ Gene-modifying techniques could reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from livestock, helping to feed the world while combating the climate emergency, scientists have said. “Conventional [genetic] selection is extremely powerful,” said Mike Coffey, a professor of livestock informatics at Scotland’s Rural College.

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