India Farmers Plant Unapproved GM Cotton Seeds to Cut Costs Despite Jail Risks

Posted on 06/12/2018 12:58 PM
Farmers in India are planting unapproved genetically modified cotton seed to boost profits as government officials reluctantly investigate how growers obtained the seeds developed by Monsanto. Farmers are using the seeds after poor yields the past few years cut incomes, risking potential jail terms if caught. India first approved the...