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2004 ADVANTA BV NORTH AMERICAN CANOLA SEED ASSETS Rape seed

they were buying Seminis for $1.4 billion in cash and assumed debt. Noted for its aggressive advocacy of genetically modified crops and its dominance in biotechnology, Monsanto will now have a major presence in the vegetable seed business for the first time. 2005 EMERGENT GENETICS INC Cotton bought for 300 million US$.

2004 CHANNEL BIO CORP Maize corn, bought for 120 million US$, includes WILSON SEEDS, CROW’S MIDWEST

STONEVILLE PEDIGREE SEED CO includes two Indian companies: MAHENDRA HYBRID SEEDS CO

SEED GENETICS, CROW’S HYBRID CORN CO

PARAS EXTRA GROWTH SEEDS LTD

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TEM CORP Maize corn, Philippines 2003 NIDERA (SEMILLAS) SA Soybeans, maize corn, rape seed, sunflower, sorghum, alfalfa

2005 SEMINIS INC World leading company on vegetable and fruit seeds bought for 1 Billion US$ January 2005 Monsanto announced

2005 HAZERA GENETICS Cotton Cooperation treaty 2005 NC+ HYBRIDS INC Maize “The current industrial seed system rests upon the unholy trinity of biotechnology,

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corporate concentration and intellectual property rights. Each is mutually reinforcing and none of the three stands without the support of the other two.” http:/ / w w w. f e d c o s e e d s . c o m / s e e d s / monsanto.htm Most documented tests are conducted by the biotech industries who profit from these products being tested. Due to court decisions allowing patenting of life it now allows the components of this patent to be

patented; such as proteins, DNA sequences, individual mutations, single nucleotide polymorphisms , genes, cells, tissue cultures and specific plant parts to be patented. Seminis owned by Monsanto corn, integrated into Monsanto´s AMERICAN SEEDS

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