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Bt cotton yield falls in Gujarat

The Bt cotton variety Bollgard-I, which is the most widely used variety in India, has been phased out in many countries. According to scientists, the superior technology Bollgard-II, that contains......

'There is no verifiable report on alleged ill-effects of GM crops'

India is capable of developing GM crops, Randy Hautea, global coordinator for International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications, tells Kanika Datta. This year marks the 20th......

India 'not scared' if Monsanto leaves, as GM cotton row escalates

Monsanto has taken the government to court over the royalty. Image: Image: Farmer Darshan Singh plucks cotton from his damaged Bt cotton field on the outskirts of Bhatinda in Punjab. Photograph:......

Monsanto threatens to re-evaluate India biz over Bt cotton row

Monsanto Co, the world's biggest seed company, threatened to pull out of India on Friday if the government imposed a big cut in the royalties that local firms pay for its genetically modified (Bt)......

90% of cotton area under Bt

Bt cotton has surpassed 90 per cent of cotton acreage this kharif season with farmers continuing to gain from the high-yielding seed since its commercialisation in 2002.Over the last eight years,......
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Andhra investigates planting of Monsanto's unapproved GM cotton

Andhra Pradesh, one of Indias biggest cotton-growing states has formed a panel to investigate how 15 percent of the states cotton acreage has been... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/638230/andhra-investigates-planting-monsantos-unapproved.html
Monsanto, Mahyco face heat over Glycel Bt Cotton

Hyderabad, 12 October: Communist Party of India(CPI)-affiliated All India Kisan Sabha has asked Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee(GEAC) to... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/cpi-wing-demands-action-against-monsanto-for-alleged-criminal-negligence-117101200799_1.html
Monsanto to sell its cotton seed brand to India's Tierra Agrotech

NEW DELHI, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Monsanto Co will sellits small branded cotton seed business to local firm TierraAgrotech Private Ltd, but remains... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/monsanto-to-sell-its-cotton-seed-brand-to-indias-tierra-agrotech-news-economy-rjimXUagiggdf.html

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