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Zambia: Syngenta and USAID/ Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers


In 20 districts across Zambia, Syngenta will establish 20 seedling production sites,
each owned and operated by an Entrepreneurial Young Plant Raiser (YPR) 332 more words

Agric News

Syngenta lawsuits US $5.7b damages claimed from GMO corn - The Standard

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

Opposition Rises to Planned Agribusiness Mega-Mergers

Cross-posted from Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO)

Alongside 200 allied organisations, CEO has signed on to an open letter to Competition Commissioner Vestager, which raises objections to the planned mergers of six giant agribusiness corporations. 117 more words

Brussels Business

Inside China’s $43 Billion Bid for Food Security

The worst famine in human history occurred in China from 1959 to 1961. An estimated 34 million people starved to death. The horrors were beyond imagining—the elderly and disabled left to perish because they couldn’t work; murder and cannibalism within families. 2,573 more words


Forthcoming Article: Adapting to the Changing World of Biotechnology: Syngenta AG MIR162 Corn Litigation as Regulation-By-Litigation

In late 2016, I got the opportunity to speak at the Texas A&M Law Review’s Symposium on Agriculture, Intellectual Property, and Feeding the World in the 21st Century… 112 more words