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Jun 09, 2019
5,000 farmers in Maharashtra to sow genetically modified seeds of brinjal, cotton to protest ban on such cropsThe Shetkari Sanghatana is opposed to the ban on GM crops as they are beneficial to farmers, its spokesperson Lalit Bahale said.
May 22, 2019
Competition Commission of India's probe finds Monsanto abused dominant position in the market to hurt rivalsCCI in 2016 ordered the probe after farm ministry and some local seed companies complained that Monsanto was charging unreasonably high royalty fees
Apr 12, 2018
Monsanto loses legal battle over GM cotton patents; firm's false claim exposed, says National Seed Association headOn Wednesday, the Delhi High Court agreed with NSL, ruling that India’s Patent Act does not allow Monsanto any patent cover for its GM cotton seeds, said Narne Murali Krishna, a company secretary for NSL.
May 30, 2017
Genetically modified mustard no solution for India’s Rs 64,000 crore edible oil import bill, low farm incomePushing farmers to grow oilseeds again will mean making the crop as attractive as cotton, one of its main competitors for requiring similar agro-climatic conditions.
May 25, 2017
GM mustard row: Hasty call on genetically modified crop could spell disaster; govt must consider long-term effectsGovernment needs to go slow on the issue of rolling out GM mustard, in order to take a considered view based on both domestic and international concerns.