Animal and Plant
Health Inspection Service

4700 River Road
Riverdale, MD 20737
Voice 301-851-4100
News Release

USDA Announces the Availability of a Preliminary Plant Pest Risk Assessment and Draft Environmental Assessment of Maize Genetically Engineered For Protection Against Corn Rootworm and Resistance to Glyphosate!documentDetail;D=APHIS-2014-0007-0427


We are advising the public that the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is making available for public comment a preliminary plant pest risk assessment and draft environmental assessment for maize designated as event MON 87411, which has been genetically engineered for protection against corn rootworm and resistance to the herbicide glyphosate.

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