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NaturalNews – J.D. Heyes – U.S. Court Rules That Biotech Corporations Can’t Force Grain Elevator Companies To Accept GMOs – 31 August 2014

NaturalNewss Logo-April-2014(NaturalNews) A federal appeals court has ruled that a biotech giant cannot force a grain elevator firm to store a strain of genetically modified corn.

As reported by agriculture website Capital Press, Syngenta attempted to employ a 100-plus-year-old warehouse law to force the elevator company, Bunge, to accept the GM corn. The ruling may preempt other makers of GM seeds and crops from using the same litigation tactic against grain elevators that have refused to harbor crops with altered transgenic traits, according to experts. Continue reading

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