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  • Biotech Company To Patent Pigs
    By on April 21, 2009 | 1 Comment1 Comment  Comments

    Anonymous Swine writes “Monsanto, a US based multinational biotech company, is causing a stir by its plan to patent pig-breeding techniques including the claim on animals born by the techniques. ‘Agricultural experts are scrambling to assess how these patents might affect the market, while consumer activists warn that if the company is granted pig-related patents, on top of its tight rein on key feed and food crops, its control over agriculture could (more…)