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Last Updated : Apr 29, 2019 03:20 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Reporter's Take | Why PepsiCo’s tussle with Gujarat farmers has become a hot potato

Stanford Masters gets in a conversation Moneycontrol's Vaibhavi Khanwalkar to find out why the multinational corporation is suing these four farmers.

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Four Gujarat-based farmers were sued by PepsiCo India Holdings Private Limited (PIH) for growing a hybrid potato variant --  FC5 -- which the firm claims to have exclusive rights to produce by virtue of a Plant Variety Certificate they acquired.

The company has demanded Rs 1 crore from each of the farmers.

Stanford Masters gets in a conversation Moneycontrol's Vaibhavi Khanwalkar to find out why the multinational corporation is suing these four farmers.

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First Published on Apr 29, 2019 03:20 pm
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