Is genetically modified wheat used as fattening feed for animals prior to slaughter?

Question

Is genetically modified wheat used as fattening feed for animals prior to slaughter?

Answer

Genetically modified wheat varieties have not been approved for release in Australia and therefore are not grown to feed livestock.

Genetically modified wheat varieties have not been approved for release in Australia and therefore are not grown to feed livestock. All currently grown wheat varieties have been developed using conventional breeding techniques and cross-pollination techniques.

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