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Protesters around the globe march against seed giant Monsanto

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Thousands of organic food advocates rallied in hundreds of cities around the world, including Minnesota, on Saturday against agriculture giant Monsanto, the Associated Press reports.

WCCO says hundreds of protesters gathered at the State Capitol in St. Paul. About 50 people also rallied in Duluth, according to the Northland NewsCenter.

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Organizers of the "March Against Monsanto" say they're trying to call attention to the dangers of the genetically modified seeds the company produces.

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