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Kauai Council panel defers vote on GMO bill after daylong meeting

By Rosemarie Bernardo

~~<p>A Kauai County Council committee clashed Monday with representatives of seed companies over the disclosure of the types and use of pesticides.</p>
<p>The Economic Development, Sustainability, Agriculture &amp; Intergovernmental Relations Committee heard testimony on Bill 2491, which would regulate pesticide use and genetically modified crops by agribusinesses.</p>
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A Kauai County Council committee clashed Monday with representatives of seed companies over the disclosure of the types and use of pesticides.

The Economic Development, Sustainability, Agriculture & Intergovernmental Relations Committee heard testimony on Bill 2491, which would regulate pesticide use and genetically modified crops by agribusinesses. Login for more...



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