A bipartisan group of senators is voicing concern about Mexico’s proposed ban on biotech corn imports. A letter to USDA and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative described Mexico’s action as “unsupported by science” and is a violation of the USMCA trade agreement. The letter was initiated by Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer and Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth. The list of lawmakers signing off on the letter also include North Dakota Senators Hoeven and Cramer and South Dakota Senators Thune and Rounds.
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