Genetically Modified Foods

Terminator-Strength Soybean Seeds Propel Monsanto to Sky-High First Quarter Earnings

Terminator-Strength Soybean Seeds Propel Monsanto to Sky-High First Quarter Earnings
Monsanto reported better-than-expected first quarter earnings Wednesday on higher sales of the company's insect-repelling and herbicide-resistant soybean seeds in Latin America. Monsanto, which has dominated the bioengineered-seed business for more than a decade, expects earnings growth in the "mid-to-high-teens" for fiscal 2014, based largely on international seed sales in Latin America, Asia and other emerging markets.
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Franken-Foods Create Stumbling Block to US-Euro Trade Agreement

Franken-Foods Create Stumbling Block to US-Euro Trade Agreement
Genetically modified foods are creating a stumbling block between the US and European Union as they negotiate a massive free trade agreement. US companies would like to keep their lax regulatory structure, whereas European laws dictate strict labeling and compliance for any food that is genetically engineered.
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