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Syngenta settles nationwide corn trait class action lawsuit

Claims must be submitted to receive compensation.

In what is believed to be the largest agricultural litigation settlement in U.S. history, a $1.51 billion settlement has been reached in the nationwide class action lawsuit filed in Kansas federal court over the alleged premature launch of Syngenta’s Agrisure Viptera and Agrisure Duracade corn traits. The settlement covers all U.S. corn producers – farmers and crop-share landlords – as well as grain handling facilities and ethanol plants nationwide who sold corn priced after

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