Percy Schmeiser

Percy Schmeiser dies at age of 89

Oct 14, 2020 | 12:03pm

The Saskatchewan farmer who was taken to court by agro- chemical giant Monsanto in the 1990’s over genetically modified Canola, has died. Percy Schmeiser was 89, and had suffered from Parkinson’s disease. Schmeiser insisted that the seeds had blown onto his field in the wind and that he owned them. Monsanto sued him and in […]