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Company Produces THC Tomatoes

Corpuscavernosa (996139) writes | more than 5 years ago

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Corpuscavernosa (996139) writes "Scientists at Montsaint Genie Tech Inc. announced today that they have successfully transferred the gene segment that produces the psychotropic chemical THC in cannabis plants to many other common garden plants, including tomatoes, cucumbers, lettuce, carrots, and more.

But is it legal? "Actually, yes," says Vale. "Our research qualifies as GMO 'intellectual property', as does the process itself. Since tomatoes and other plants are not illegal, a person would be well within the law to grow them and use them as they please.""

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Just wait.... (1)

Marbleslinger (1569665) | more than 5 years ago | (#28251147)

I'm sure the spray will be illegal soon enough.

Vegetarian Plate Please! (1)

Tisha_AH (600987) | more than 5 years ago | (#28252833)

So, if this becomes widespread, will mothers be still telling their children "eat all of your vegetables."

Or will the government have pictures showing tomatoes and lettuce with the words "JUST SAY NO!" across the banner?

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