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November 27, 2017

Monsanto says Mexico revokes permit to market GMO soy in seven states

  • Industry
  • Genetics/Genomics

Reuters – Monsanto Co said on Thursday that Mexico’s agriculture sanitation authority SENASICA had revoked its permit to commercialize genetically modified soy in seven states, criticizing the decision as unjustified.

Monsanto said in a statement that the permit had been withdrawn on unwarranted legal and technical grounds. The company said it would take the necessary steps to safeguard its rights and those of farmers using the technology, but did not elaborate.

Read more at Reuters.

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