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Old Apr 20th 2010, 09:50 PM
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Default Re: The World According to Monsanto

Originally Posted by Michael View Post
That's a mighty slim victory - one that loses on all the key 'precedential' points of law.

So the farmer doesn't have to pay royalties this time. That's the ONLY conclusion I can see from that case.

It is to be noted that the Canadian government takes their marching orders from the US Department of Agriculture on genetically modified foods.
The US is Canada's largest natural energy resource consumer (customer). To deny US big ag demands, which are chump change in comparison to natural resource exports, just isn't going to happen.
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