St. Louis Post Dispatch - A St. Louis lawyer has secured the right to proceed with a national class-action lawsuit that could pit more than 440,000 U.S. corn farmers against Switzerland-based seed giant Syngenta.
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) seeks public comment on proposed revisions to regulations regarding the importation, interstate movement, and environmental release of certain genetically engineered organisms in response to advances in genetic engineering and our understanding of the plant pest risk posed by them.
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