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mceceliabittner:

Seed patenting strangles farmers around the world. Do you think that big money should be able to control and manipulate the crops like this?

futurejournalismproject:

The Supreme Court is hearing a case today involving a lawsuit brought by Monsanto against an Indiana farmer it accuses of violating the patent on its genetically modified seeds.

Some background, via The New York Times:

With his mere 300 acres of soybeans, corn and wheat, Vernon Hugh Bowman…

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  15. blackrocket2000 said: The lawyers and large corps are losing sight of the important issues that the world in facing.
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  19. mceceliabittner said: This is a huge, devastating issue. Monsanto should not win this.
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