On Jan. 10, DuPont, Syngenta and Agrigenetics Inc, an affiliate of Dow AgroSciences, filed a lawsuit in Hawaii to block a law enacted on the island of Kauai in November which limits the planting of biotech crops and the use of pesticides. The suit claims the action in Kauai is unconstitutional and seeks an injunction permanently barring enforcement of provisions of the law. "The ordinance is invalid," a Syngenta spokesman said. "It arbitrarily targets our industry with ...

Register Now for Premium Access

Register now for complete access to Western Farm Press – it’s simple and free! Here’s what you get:

  • Access to all our premium content, including daily agriculture news & analysis
  • Personal profile
  • Ability to comment on articles
  • Coming soon: personal content feeds


It takes just a few moments. Please join us!

Already registered? here.