A British scientist draws our attention to three reports about Bt cotton in India | CHS-SACHETAN

She forwarded a message from Dr Michael Hansen giving a link to news that there have been whitefly outbreaks in the Bt cotton crop and that a resistant pink bollworm has been doing significant damage to cotton crop in states like Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh.

This follows December reports in the Hindu of a ‘spot’ investigation into an 80% infestation of the Bt cotton crop in Raichur by an independent team of experts at a Bt cotton field affected by pink bollw…

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