In collaboration with: Assobiotec and the Farmers Scientist Network

A conference and two panel discussions took place in Milan to debate the impact of European policies on GMOs in the food chain, the new frontiers of plant breeding, biotechnology solutions for a sustainable agriculture, with or without GMOs. During the event there was a video session and interviews with the main stakeholders involved in GMO commodity imports (farmers, feed industry, politicians). The event was a also networking occasion as the Presidents of the Feed Industry Association, Farmers’ Association, Confagricoltura, the Dean of Agricultural Science University and the President of the Italian Agriculture Genetic Society were all present. The meeting was attended by approximately 70 people – students and stakeholders – and was organised in collaboration with the Farmers Scientist Network and Salone Internazionale della Ricerca Innovazione e Sicurezza Alimentare.