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Old 28th May 2009, 23:59   #16
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Seriously I know what research goes on in this field here in India. In an economy that is so dependent on agriculture, the amount of real research going on in this field is abysmal!

We supply scientific equipment to many such labs and institutes around the country, and trust me I know the amount of corruption that plagues the agricultural industry.
Policemen and politicians taking bribes is peanuts compared to the money these guys play with!

Now if only that money actually reached the people...I hope Rahul Ghandi is actually able to persevere with his dream...
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So, the ICAR is joining the bandwagon.

The Hindu Business Line : Desi Bt cotton set to blossom in farms this year

According to the article, more than 80% of all cotton in India is Bt!!!
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Default On the verge of genetic contamination

Interesting and *scary* times ahead for the country...

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you guys have to see this movie Food Inc.Food, Inc. (2008)
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