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BRS News and Information Archives: 2017

December 8, 2017: Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Canola for Altered Oil Profile

December 4, 2017:  Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Low-Gossypol Cotton

November 14, 2017:  Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Soybean for Increased Yield

November 6, 2017:  USDA APHIS Announces Withdrawal of the 2017 Proposed Rule for Biotechnology Regulations 

October 26, 2017:  USDA APHIS Announces Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Cotton for Herbicide Resistance

October 18, 2017:  Public Meetings on Agricultural Biotechnology Education and Outreach

September 5, 2017:   APHIS Announces New Tool to Search Biotechnology Permit Data

July 27, 2017:  USDA Announces Extension of Deregulation to GE Canola

July 13, 2017:  USDA APHIS Announces Continuation of Biotechnology Process Improvement

July 6, 2017:  USDA Announces Final EA, FONSI, and Permit for GE Diamondback Moth

June 1, 2017:  Comment Period on GE Freeze-Tolerant Eucalyptus Extended to July 5, 2017 

May 16, 2017:  USDA Confirms Distribution of Unauthorized GE Petunia

May 16, 2017:  USDA Announces Public Meetings on Proposed Revisions to Biotechnology Regulations

May 9, 2015: Comment Period on GE Canola Extended to May 30, 2017    

April 25, 2017:  Clarification on Public Comment Period for Proposed Revision of Biotechnology Regulations

April 20, 2017: USDA Requests Public Input on dEIS for Deregulation of Freeze-Tolerant GE Eucalyptus

April 18, 2017:  USDA Announces Availability of EA for Field Release of GE Diamondback Moth

April 11, 2017: USDA Announces Preliminary Extension of Deregulation to GE Canola

April 7, 2017:  USDA Announces Intent to Prepare an EIS for GE Citrus Tristeza Virus

February 10, 2017:  Comment Period on Proposed Biotechnology Rule Revisions Extended to June 19, 2017

January 18, 2017: USDA Requests Public Input on Revision of Biotechnology Regulations

January 18, 2017: New BQMS Program Available

January 17, 2017:  USDA Announces Deregulation of GE Creeping Bentgrass

January 6, 2017:  Release of Final Version of 2017 Update to the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology

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