South Korea Halts Sale of Canadian Wheat, Flour After Alberta GMO Discovery Announced

South Korea has suspended the sale of wheat and flour from Canada after the Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced on June 14, 2018 the discovery of an unapproved genetically modified trait developed by Monsanto Co. to tolerate its Roundup weed-killer in Alberta. Following the announcement of the GMO wheat discovery, Japan’s farm ministry last week suspended its tenders and sales of wheat from Canada. Canada is one of the world’s largest wheat exporters and is South Korea’s third largest wheat supplier, after the United States and Australia.

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