2pm, Sunday 18th July
Watlington, Oxfordshire

"There are moments and issues in history where Parliament is inadequate, and it
falls to the public themselves to act. With the case of genetic engineering and the
granting of patents on life, I believe we have reached one of those historic
-- Alan Simpson MP

Model Farm near Watlington was growing approx 24 football pitches worth of Genetically Modified (GM) oilseed rape, due to flower in July.

on the crop
Protesters 'decontaminate' field at Watlington

Eye witness account of Watlington "Stop the Crop" Rally by Keith Parkins (press back button to return to this page)

BBC coverage of "Stop the Crop" Rally, Watlington, and decontamination action that followed (press back button)

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