Syngenta decided to commercialize its Viptera brand of genetically modified corn seeds before China approved importing it. Syngenta invested over US$100 million and 15 years in developing Viptera, which has a trait called MIR162 that protects against pests such as earworms, cutworms, armyworms and corn borers. 69 more words
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Cross-contamination from GE crops can make other crops worthless, and can ruin seed lines that have taken decades to develop, farmers say.
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