Monsanto not to launch next gen GM cotton seed

Monsanto not to launch next gen GM cotton seed

Monsanto not to launch next gen GM cotton seed

 US biotechnology major Monsanto said on Thursday it has withdrawn application seeking approval for the next generation genetically modified (GM) cotton seeds in India because of regulatory uncertainties.

The application seeking environment clearance for commercial cultivation of ‘Bollgard-II Roundup Ready Flex Technology’ was withdrawn on July 6.

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