Iowa attorney general investigating M...

Iowa attorney general investigating Monsanto for antitrust violations

There are 1 comment on the Waterloo Courier story from Sep 15, 2007, titled Iowa attorney general investigating Monsanto for antitrust violations. In it, Waterloo Courier reports that:

“Farmers buy seed each year based on the yield and value brought to their farms at harvest which has resulted in rapid and broad adoption of biotech seed products”

Monsanto to release licensing, marketing info to Iowa AG btjshofon ST. LOUIS -- Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller has begun an inquiry into possible antitrust violations by the agricultural firm Monsanto Co., ... via Waterloo Courier

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De Witt, IA

#1 Sep 15, 2007
Aside from any possible anti-trust violations, who is really monitoring the health-safety of all the GMO seeds that Monsanto and other plant biotechs are uploading into the world food supply?

On top of that, it now looks like scientists are beginning to challenge the fundamental assumptions behind contemporary plant biotech. From a July 1, 2007 article in the New York Times (’A Challenge to Gene Theory, a Tougher Look at Biotech’- Denise Caruso):

“Evidence of a networked genome shatters the scientific basis for virtually every official risk assessment of today’s commercial biotech products, from genetically engineered crops to pharmaceuticals.”

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