Growing support for gene technology
GroundCover™ Issue: 101 | Author: Larissa Mullot
The Gene Scene
The Agricultural Biotechnology Council of Australia (ABCA) is an industry initiative established to increase public awareness of, and encourage informed debate and decision-making about, gene technology. The organisation is supported by a number of agriculture sectors and organisations, including the GRDC.
Launched in September 2012, the ABCA has been established to broaden the role of its predecessor Agrifood Awareness Australia Limited (AFAA) in the agricultural biotechnology sector.
ABCA aims to:
- act as a national coordinating organisation for the Australian agricultural biotechnology sector;