By Steve Davies | Agri-Pulse
WASHINGTON, April 11, 2017 - Both sides found something to be happy about in a federal judge’s ruling
last week in a class-action lawsuit seeking damages from lost sales and
reduced prices as a result of China’s rejection of corn shipments from
the U.S. in No...
In re: Syngenta AG MIR 162 Corn Litig., MDL No. 2591, 2017 WL 1250791 (D. Kan. Apr. 5, 2017)
Rebecca Tushnet | Rebecca Tushnet's 43(B)log
Plaintiffs asserted various claims against Syngenta relating to Syngenta’s commercialization of the corn seed products Viptera and Duracade, containing...
April 9, 2017
Kristine A. Tidgren
Last week, Judge John Lungstrum, the federal district judge assigned to the nationwide Syngenta litigation, ruled on the parties’ first motions for summary judgment.
These motions were restricted to cover only those claims scheduled for a
Brita Moore, firstname.lastname@example.org | agrinews.com
DELAVAN, Minn. — Being an agronomist, Gary Prescher is well-informed about yield-boosting ag product developments.
Over the last few years, he’s incorporated some of the treatments and practices on his farm that he’s learned with...
By News Release | Farm Journal's AgPro
Across the Corn Belt this past season, hybrids containing the Agrisure Viptera trait demonstrated effective control of above-ground insects in the wake of unexpected insect outbreaks. Corn growers who planted other hybrids were left with damaged ears and sta...
Matt Hopkins | CropLife
Across the Corn Belt this past season, hybrids containing the Agrisure Viptera trait demonstrated effective control of above-ground insects in the wake of unexpected insect outbreaks. Corn growers who planted other hybrids were left with damaged ears and stalks that result...
A series of state-law claims brought against Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), Bunge North America, Cargill Incorporated, Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) and Gavilon Grain have been dismissed...
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As frequently occurs in complex litigation, the judges presiding over the cases in the federal and state courts in Kansas, Illinois, and Minnesota have issued orders requiring both sides (plaintiffs and defendants) to participate in non-binding settlement discussions, while making clear that the li...
HARBIN - Chen Zhuo, a farmer from Yushu city, Jilin province, had a good corn harvest, but he is worried about what to grow next year.
"There are too many people growing corn these days, so prices are falling," Chen said. "I don't know whether I can turn a profit if I stick ...
As many of you have now heard, the Federal Court presiding over the Viptera China litigation in Kansas has issued an order regarding Syngenta’s Motion to Dismiss. A “Motion to Dismiss” is a preliminary step in which the Court evaluates whether a lawsuit can proceed but is legally...