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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor

Monday 07/29/13

Biotech Businesses Offer More GMO Answers
In an acknowledgement that biotech companies have done a poor job of communicating about biotech crops, major biotech firms such as Monsanto, Bayer CropScience, DuPont and Syngenta have come together to create a new website seeking to answer questions about biotech crops.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 9:38AM CDT 07/29/13 by Chris Clayton | Post a Comment
Comments (3)
That's all fin and dandy, but as a consumer, Just Label It.
Posted by ron shepard at 10:03AM CDT 07/29/13
Hers an idea, give patent rights to a corporation for seeds which all farmers need to pay a huge "tech" fee. Make it so they need to buy these in order to create a HUGE yield which will kill the crop prices so they need to grow even MORE crop to break even. Don't worry about the people that consume this commodity, they need it too so just shove it down their throats,,,,, there's a plan!!!! Hats off to Monsanto for creating the ideal business model for maximum profits!!!!
Posted by Jay Mcginnis at 4:01PM CDT 07/30/13
I am all for honest labeling, but Jay, one does not need to shove anything down anyones throat. Most are gobbling down whatever is in front of them.
Posted by Bonnie Dukowitz at 8:12PM CDT 07/30/13
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