“This administration has long been a champion for nutrition, and this action recognizes how biotechnology is changing the way we grow food — for the better,” Stallman said in a statement.
Earlier this week, FDA also placed its stamp of approval on a genetically engineered animal product, AquAdvantage Salmon. The agency’s action “is a milestone for expanding farmers’ and ranchers’ ability to produce nutritious food critical to a healthy diet,” Stallman said.
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