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  1. Modified crops' market impact not clear yetRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | China Daily

    ... Co, US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on Dec 17, while the corn strain, MIR 162, is a product from Syngenta AG. Kent Beadle, a manager with the Russell Consulting Group, an Iowa-based agricultural consulting firm, said soybean trade between ...

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  2. Viptera Corn Receives Approval; Syngenta Corn Lawsuits Stay the CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | PRWeb

    ... the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML), according to official court documents. The case, In Re: Syngenta AG MIR162 Corn Litigation, MDL 2591, transferred existing Syngenta corn lawsuits from eight other courts nationwide, according to ...

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  3. China approves Syngenta's GMO corn traitRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | World-Grain

    Syngenta on Dec. 22 said it has received the safety certificate from China's regulatory authorities for Syngenta's Agrisure Viptera trait , a bioengineered/genetically modified corn trait that is the subject of several lawsuits, including those filed by Cargill and Archer Daniels Midland Co. China, through the safety certificate, formally granted import approval for Viptera.

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  4. Enduring Lutcher family tradition blooms around a Christmas Cottagea on River RoadRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Advocate

    This is a story of a boy and a girl and a bonfire and a house and a promise made many years ago. Ronette and Kevin DuhA grew up together in the St. James Parish town of Lutcher.

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  5. China approves imports of GMO Syngenta corn, Pioneer soyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | FarmingUK

    China has officially approved imports of a type of genetically modified corn at the centre of a string of lawsuits over U.S. grain shipments, seed maker Syngenta AG said on Monday, ending uncertainty after a five-year review.

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  6. UPDATE 2-China approves imports of GMO Syngenta corn, Pioneer soyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Reuters

    China has officially approved imports of a type of genetically modified corn at the centre of a string of lawsuits over U.S. grain shipments, seed maker Syngenta AG said on Monday, ending uncertainty after a five-year review. China, the world's largest soybean importer and fastest-growing corn market, also cleared imports of a DuPont Pioneer soybean variety, confirming the last of three expected approvals of GMO crops from different seed companies.

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  7. Syngenta Receives Chinese Import Approval For Its Agrisure Viptera Corn TraitRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Agri Marketing

    SYNGENTA RECEIVES CHINESE IMPORT APPROVAL FOR ITS AGRISURE VIPTERA CORN TRAIT Dec. 22, 2014 Source: Syngenta news release Syngenta today announced that it has received the safety certificate for its Agrisure Viptera trait from China's regulatory authorities, formally granting import approval. The approval covers corn grain and processing byproducts, such as dried distillers grains , for food and feed use.

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  8. UPDATE 1-Syngenta says China approves imports of contentious biotech cornRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Reuters

    China has officially approved imports of a genetically modified corn seed at the centre of a string of lawsuits over U.S. grain shipments, seed firm Syngenta AG said on Monday, ending uncertainty after a five-year review. Syngenta's Agrisure Viptera corn strain has been under scrutiny since late last year, when China rejected over a million tonnes of corn shipments after it detected traces of the unapproved biotech seed, known in the industry as MIR 162.

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  9. Syngenta says receives nod from China for MIR 162 corn importsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Reuters

    Syngenta AG said it has received approval from China's regulatory authorities for imports of its Agrisure Viptera corn trait, know as MIR 162. "The approval covers corn grain and processing byproducts, such as dried distillers grains , for food and feed use," the company said in an emailed statement on Monday.

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  10. U.S. Farmers bring lawsuits against Biotech Giant Syngenta over GMO Corn rejected by ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | PRWeb

    Farmers, exporters, and other Corn industry professionals are suing Biotech Giant Syngenta AG in multi-million dollar claims over China's rejection of MIR 162 corn. China, a major importer of U.S. corn, has not only rejected U.S. corn containing MIR 162, it is now rejecting all corn shipments with even one grain contaminated with the MIR 162 trait.

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  11. China approves modified corn importRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | China Daily

    ... a senior grains analyst at Jefferies Bache Commodities in Chicago, said that last week's lifting of a ban on Syngenta AG's MIR162, an insect-resistant variety of corn, removes an "obstacle" between the United States and China. "The decision to lift ...

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  12. UPDATE 2-China officially approves imports of Bayer GMO soy varietyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Reuters

    ... soybeans developed by Bayer and DuPont Pioneer and shipments of Agrisure Viptera corn, developed by Swiss-based Syngenta AG. However, the companies had not received official notifications. China is a key market for the $12 billion U.S. agricultural ...

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  13. China approves Syngenta biotech cornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | TwinCities

    China's Ministry of Agriculture has approved a controversial biotech corn product that has been blamed for the collapse of U.S. corn exports to the big Asian market, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Wednesday. China began late last year rejecting corn shipments from the U.S. after it found some containing the biotech corn, developed by Swiss seed maker Syngenta AG.

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  14. China OKs modified corn importsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | China Daily

    China's lifting of a ban on imports of a genetically modified strain of corn is welcome news in the agricultural community, but the effect on China's agricultural trade will still be muted by domestic surpluses, according to two analysts. Shawn McCambridge, a senior grains analyst at Jefferies Bache Commodities in Chicago, said the lifting of a ban on Syngenta AG's MIR162, an insect-resistant variety of corn, removes a political sticking point between the United States and China.

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  15. Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Dec 19Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Reuters

    ... prepares for rising demand in Latin America. Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay legal settlements, said some lawyers for U.S. farmers and ...

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  16. China gives thumbs up to Syngenta's biotech cornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Star Tribune

    China has approved the import of biotech corn manufactured by Syngenta AG that sparked a flurry of recent lawsuits by Minnetonka -based Cargill Inc. and farmers across the country. China refused to accept shipments of the corn from Cargill in late 2013, prompting shippers, farmers and others in the corn industry to sue Syngenta for losses caused by promoting and selling the corn in the marketplace too early - before China, a major importer, had approved it.

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  17. China approval may spur Syngenta to settle lawsuitsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | FarmingUK

    Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay legal settlements, said some lawyers for U.S. farmers and exporters suing for damages from grain shipments rejected by Beijing. They said clearance by China's Ministry of Agriculture - announced Wednesday by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, ends uncertainty about Agrisure Viptera corn's status and could give Syngenta new price references to calculate potential losses from the rejections.

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  18. UPDATE 1-China approval may spur Syngenta to settle lawsuits-lawyersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Reuters

    Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay legal settlements, said some lawyers for U.S. farmers and exporters suing for damages from grain shipments rejected by Beijing. They said clearance by China's Ministry of Agriculture - announced Wednesday by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, ends uncertainty about Agrisure Viptera corn's status and could give Syngenta new price references to calculate potential losses from the rejections.

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  19. Watch Vladimir Putin Mistake Stroke Survivor for 'Drunk' JournalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Four new breeds of dogs have made it into the big league when it comes to dogs, the American Kennel Club.The Spanish Water Dog, Cirneco dell'Etna, Bergamas... - During his annual marathon news conference, Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday mistook a stroke victim for a drunk.He called on a reporter, think... Dec 18 - Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay settlements to ... Gothenburg-Its been a quick start to the season for the Gothenburg Boys Basketball team.

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  20. Massive 'Dustnado' Forms in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Four new breeds of dogs have made it into the big league when it comes to dogs, the American Kennel Club.The Spanish Water Dog, Cirneco dell'Etna, Bergamas... - During his annual marathon news conference, Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday mistook a stroke victim for a drunk.He called on a reporter, think... Dec 18 - Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay settlements to ... Gothenburg-Its been a quick start to the season for the Gothenburg Boys Basketball team.

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