Former deputy prime minister of Australia, John
Anderson said in the Sydney Morning Herald that Australia is falling behind in
the rapid world growth of more productive biotech crops, such as
drought-tolerant and pest resistant strains.
Mr Anderson said, "If we are going to avoid an ugly stand-off over food
versus fuel, we are going to have to spend a lot more on plant research because
it is very likely that a large part of the answer on renewable energy will be
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