A corn plant genetically modified by Monsanto (MON) to resist rootworms is now falling prey to...

|About: Monsanto Company (MON)|By:, SA News Editor

A corn plant genetically modified by Monsanto (MON) to resist rootworms is now falling prey to the same evolved insects, according to a Iowa State University study. Monsanto disputes concerns that biotech crops could produce resistant "superbugs," saying its rootworm corn seed lines are 99% successful.