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Re: GMO=plant-expressed protectant !




-----Original Message-----
From: Herve LE MEUR <Herve.LEMEUR@math.u-psud.fr>
To: gentech@gen.free.de <gentech@gen.free.de>
Date: Thursday, June 10, 1999 6:19 AM
Subject: GMO=plant-expressed protectant !


>Of course they produce pesticide, but those nasty consumers might be
reluctant
>to eat persticide (though everybody tell them pesticides are safe).
>Aren't they stupid ? Who has the real power ? citizens, consumers or
>scientists ? Of course, the consumers may make demonstrations, but
>scientist will have the very last word.


Herve,
The consumer will have the last word, no matter what the scientist conclude.
Consumers are the driving force behind the whole debate.  The bottom line
is, if the consumer wants it, it most likely will happen
and vice-versa.

Bill Brooks