Trial begins in Kauai residents' suit over GMO farm dust

April 8, 2015 9:59 PM

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A trial is underway in a lawsuit by a group of Kauai residents who are suing a major seed company over genetically modified crop fields they say blow pesticide-laden dust onto their homes.

An attorney for the Waimea residents told jurors in opening statements on Wednesday in federal court in Honolulu that DuPont Pioneer hasn't practiced responsible farming.

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