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Monsanto settles bulk of US GM wheat claims

Monsanto has agreed to settle class action lawsuits brought by US wheat farmers in seven states related to the 2013 discovery of an unauthorised strain of the company’s genetically modified wheat in an Oregon field. The company has agreed to pay some attorney and court fees for the plaintiffs and make donations of $50,000 to the agricultural school at the land grant university in each state to “further the interests of wheat farmers and the wheat industry”.



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