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Protest Monsanto Tuesday 10am

Protest Monsanto at the NASDA meeting on the issue of biotech products--focusing on biotech seeds--in Chicago, Illinois. The meeting is scheduled for one day on Tuesday, February 20 at 10am. NASDA is holding the meeting at the Double Tree Hotel, near the Chicago O'Hare International Airport.
National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
DoubleTree Hotel, O'Hare-Rosemont
5460 North River Road–Chicago, Illinois

Biotechnology Information Meeting
Tuesday, February 20, 2001


10:00 a.m. Meeting begins with Introduction and Background from the Illinois Department of Agriculture. Speaker: Director Joseph Hampton (Confirmed)

10:30 a.m. American Crop Protection Association– Allan Noe, VP Biotechnology (Confirmed)

11:00 a.m. American Seed Trade Association - Dean Urmston, Executive VP (Confirmed)

11:30 a.m. Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Val Giddings, VP (Confirmed

12:00 noon Lunch Speakers

* U.S. Wheat Associates, Allan Tracy- President (15 minutes) (Confirmed)
* Monsanto, Jim Tobin, Director-Biotechnology Business Development (Confirmed)

1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Closed Meeting-NASDA Commissioners, Secretaries, and Directors of Agriculture.

2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Roundtable Discussion


For further information please contact: Patrick Atagi

Need Directions? -Double Tree Hotel-O'Hare-Rosemont: 847-292-9100 (phone)



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