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Andhra Pradesh warns firms over spread of unapproved Monsanto GM seeds

A best Indian cotton-developing state has told two nearby organizations that seeds they sold to agriculturists may have contained hints of an unapproved GM strain from Monsanto, as indicated by government sees seen by Reuters that caution of activity against the firms.U. S. agrochemicals organization Monsanto Co disclosed to Reuters before the end of last year that neighborhood seed companieshave endeavored to "consolidate unapproved and unapproved herbicide-tolerant advancements into their seeds" revenue driven, prompting the multiplication of unlawful seeds, concurring its own particular interior examination and that by the southern territory of Andhra Pradesh.Indian seed firms deny this. The experts say they are as yet exploring how the strain has saturated Indian agriculture.Andhra Pradesh a year ago propelled an examination subsequent to finding about 15 for every penny of its cotton real esatate was planted with an unapproved assortment of hereditarily altered seeds created by Monsanto, which commands India's cotton seed market.A board of authorities assessed some seed generation plots and business cotton fields and gathered "leaf tests" that tried positive for the Monsanto's Roundup Ready Flex (RRF) strain, which is built to endure basic weedkillers.Farmers..Read More

Andhra pradesh warns firms over spread of unapproved monsanto gm seeds  

Andhra Pradesh warns firms over spread of unapproved Monsanto GM seeds on Business Standard. Since planting is over and we can now only coll...

Andhra pradesh warns firms over spread of unapproved monsanto gm seeds  

Andhra Pradesh warns firms over spread of unapproved Monsanto GM seeds on Business Standard. Since planting is over and we can now only coll...

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