In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, an Indian worker processes cotton for quilts at a factory on the outskirts of Jammu, India. (AP Photo/Channi Anand, file)
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U.S. seed giant Monsanto has threatened to pull its genetically modified crop technology from India if the government goes ahead with its plan to cut the company's royalty fees.Monsanto's joint venture firm in India said that it would be difficult to bring new technologies to India because it was becoming difficult for the company to recoup its investments in research and development of genetically modified seeds.Around 7 million cotton farmers in India use the company's seeds, the company said.India has allowed the use of genetically modified seeds only to grow cotton.
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