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US Supreme Court hears Monsanto seed saving case

US Supreme Court judges appear to have sided with Monsanto in a case over alleged patent infringement from the cultivation of genetically modified glyphosate-tolerant soybeans. The Court agreed to hear the case last year after a farmer, Vernon Bowman, sought a review of an appeals court ruling in favour of Monsanto that “patent exhaustion” did not apply to the farmer’s “second-crop” plantings ( Agrow No 650, p 15).



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