U.S. weed specialists doubted on Friday that new federal restrictions on the use of a controversial weed killer, sold by Monsanto Co and BASF, will prevent recurrences next year of crop damage linked to the chemical.
An Indian scientist whose team has developed a genetically modified (GM) mustard variety that is inching towards a possible commercial launch said he could soon hand to a state agency a GM cotton variety that can riv...
India has temporarily withdrawn an order capping royalties on any new variety of genetically-modified cotton seeds, a government source said on Monday, bringing relief to U.S.-based Monsanto, the market's sole supplier.
Burkina Faso's cotton association is seeking 48.3 billion CFA francs ($83.91 million) in compensation from U.S. seed company Monsanto after it said genetically modified cotton led to a drop in quality.
U.S. seed company Monsanto is welcome to leave India if it does not want to lower prices of genetically modified cotton seeds as directed by the government, in a sign the rift between New Delhi and the firm is widening.
U.S. companies hit hard by a 37% devaluation in the Argentine peso are nonetheless gearing up to do more business there, betting short-term pain as the South American country liberalizes its economy will lead to long ...
India cut the royalties paid by local firms for Monsanto's genetically modified cotton seeds by nearly 70 percent on Wednesday, ignoring a threat by the world's biggest seed company to leave if it did.