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Monsanto Sues to Keep Roundup Off California List of Carcinogens

posted on January 29, 2016 at 5:36 PM

Monsanto Sues to Keep Roundup Off California List of Carcinogens
Late last week, Monsanto Company filed a lawsuit in California seeking to prevent lawmakers there from adding glyphosate, the main ingredient in its Roundup herbicide, to the state’s list of known carcinogens. Full Story

Renewable Energy Growing in Rural America

posted on November 13, 2015 at 1:31 PM

Renewable Energy Growing in Rural America
Beyond reduce, reuse and recycle are efforts to bring renewable power into play and chart a new way forward for energy security and a lower carbon footprint. Full Story

U.S. farmers enlist old techniques to round-up super weeds

posted on October 30, 2015 at 1:49 PM

U.S. farmers enlist old techniques to round-up super weeds
The United States faces the greatest battle with resistant weeds, followed by Europe and Australia. Full Story

Monsanto Gets U.S. Approval for New GMO Seeds

posted on January 16, 2015 at 1:58 PM

Agriculture business giant Monsanto Co. said Thursday it received approval from the Department of Agriculture for new cotton and soybean seeds designed to be used with a new herbicide formula. Full Story

EPA Approves New Weed Killer for Engineered Crops

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:53 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new version of a popular weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans. Full Story

Farmers Battle New Enemies in the War on Weeds

posted on May 4, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Farmers Battle New Enemies in the War on Weeds
Philanthropist Bill Gates is a proponent of high-tech solutions for boosting agricultural productivity, including genetic modification in plant breeding as a way to fight starvation and malnutrition. Some point to glyphosate-resistant weeds as... Full Story

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