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Re: Maybe Monsanto will help with food

On Wed, 12 May 1999, Rick Roush cited:

>      Upon successful completion of the demonstration, it is the intent of
>      the parties to form a joint venture to stabilize abundant raw rice
>      bran supplies in India which are currently being used as low-grade
>      animal feed.

>      Stabilization of the bran will lead to a series of nutritious
>      value-added food products for human consumption in India without the
>      need to plant one more seed or harvest one more acre of rice. 

Okay.  But I would like to see, after the six month demostration period is
over, Monsanto's CEO and the top ten Monsanto executives under him
test-eat the value-added food product for breakfast for a year, before
marketing it to the citizens of India.