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Benefits of global GM growth

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The latest annual statistics regarding the global use of GM crops show that growers continue to reap the economic and environmental benefits of agricultural biotechnology, particularly in developing countries, after two decades of use... Since 1996 when GM crops were planted on just 1.7 million hectares, they have now been planted across close to 200 million hectares of arable land worldwide... Growers in up to 28 countries have reaped more than US$150 billion (A$202 billion) in benefits from their use...
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