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Posted By: Richard Bridge
15-Sep-09 - 05:53 AM
Thread Name: BS: Evolution ... or perhaps not ...
Subject: RE: BS: Evolution ... or perhaps not ...
Borlaug's developments of wheat with high yields is also controversial in that the strains he develped require intense weedkillers intense pestkillers intense fertilisation and high-power harvesting machinery - IE are closely tied to the petrochemical industry and accordingly are adversely implicated in loss of biodiversity and global warming.