Daily Archives: September 19, 2013

BC Municipalities Vote to Tell Province to Ban GE Crops and Animals

This morning, in an unprecedented step, the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM), at their Annual General Meeting in Vancouver, passed a resolution ‚Äúthat UBCM ask the British Columbia government to legislate the prohibition of importing, exporting and growing plants and seeds containing genetically engineered DNA, and raising GE animals within BC, and to declare, through legislation, that BC is a GE Free area in respect to all plant and animal species.”

Read more below. Thanks to all those who have supported our work. Now you can support the upcoming tour of BC this fall by Thierry Vrain and Shiv Chopra who will tell you all you need to know about why we need to stop GE crops and animals. Please donate to support the tour through the donate button on the right hand side of this page. We need to raise $10,000 to make the tour of 20 communities work. For more see below.

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