Pro Farmer Editors
Monsanto Company announced it has received regulatory approval in China
for the importation of Roundup Ready 2 Yield soybeans. China imports accounted
for approximately 38 percent of U.S. soybean exports in 2007, making it the
largest purchaser of U.S. soybeans.
Monsanto says Roundup Ready 2 Yield soybeans will be introduced on 1 to
2 million acres for the 2009 season as part of a controlled commercial release,
followed by a large-scale product launch of five to six million acres scheduled