GMO Corn (copy)

}Corn grows on Goldpetal Farms in Chaptico, Md. The Biden administration is opposing a plan by Mexico’s government to ban GMO corn for human consumption.

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president vowed Tuesday not to back down in a dispute with the United States over a potential ban on imports of genetically modified corn.

The U.S. Trade Representative’s office announced Monday it had called for consultations with Mexico over proposed rules that would ban GM corn for human consumption. Mexico has said it could eventually ban it for animal feed as well.

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