Controversy over rose-scented GE poplars in New Mexico

Check out this article in the Albuquerque Journal about a plan to grow GE poplars to cultivate a rose-scent additive, and the negative response from the community.

“GMO Tree Plan Grows a Debate in Espanola” by Mark Oswald, Albuquerque Journal, March 28, 2014

For more on the rose-scented poplar, including a response from Anne Petermann, read Sandi Doughton’s, ‘Rose Scent in Poplar Trees? WSU Turns to Genetic Engineering,” Seattle Times, February 9, 2014.

 

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