MNC seed cos chalk out action plan for child labour [India]

Author: Ch Prashanth Reddy, Business Standard [India], Published on: 17 November 2005

Multinational seed companies, Emergent Genetics [part of Monsanto] and Proagro [part of Bayer], which have their operations across Andhra Pradesh, have chalked out an action plan in collaboration with non-government organisations to address the problem of employment of child labour in hybrid cottonseed production in the state. [also refers to Association of Seed Industry (ASI) -- members include Advanta, Ankur, Mahyco, Monsanto, Pioneer (Dupont), Rasi, Syngenta]

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Related companies: Advanta Seeds Ankur Seeds Bayer Emergent Genetics (part of Monsanto) Mahyco Monsanto (part of Bayer) Proagro (part of Bayer)