site.btaBulgaria Will Support New Genomic Food and Feed Techniques - TISP Floor Leader
Due to a decision of the Council of Ministers, Bulgaria will support new genomic techniques for food and feed, There Is Such a People (TISP) Floor Leader Toshko Yordanov from told journalists on the sidelines of Parliament. Prior to that, he read a declaration from the rostrum of the National Assembly on the subject of GMO foods.
Yordanov stated that there was an unannounced meeting of the Council of Ministers and a decision was made about Bulgaria's position at the upcoming meeting of the Council of the European Union on the subject of agriculture. "What the criminals from Continue the Change-Democratic Bulgaria have decided to do in Bulgaria is to drop the GMO food regulations," he said.
This will lead to new untested GMOs in nature. In addition, food products that have GMOs will be available in stores without labeling and without tracking, Yordanov said. In this way, Bulgaria will lose its right to prohibit and regulate the cultivation of GMO products. This will also lead to the destruction of producers who deal with seeds. "This is pressure from an American company, GMO foods are produced there. There are large European countries that are against it," he pointed out.