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Greenpeace just wants to support their idea that GM foods are bad

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Scientists refute Greenpeace claim that genetically modified corn caused new insect pest. An article in the forthcoming issue of the Journal of Integrated Pest Management (JIPM) refutes claims by Greenpeace Germany that the western bean cutworm (WBC),Striacosta albicosta (Smith), is “a new plant pest” that was “caused by genetically engineered corn.” The Greenpeace Germany report, which was written…