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Monsanto is flying after reports that Bayer's takeover offer got the green light from the US Justice Department

MONSANTO IS FLYING AFTER REPORTS THAT BAYER'S TAKEOVER OFFER GOT THE GREEN LIGHT FROM THE US JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Bayer proposed an acquisition of Monsanto , but the US Justice Department was concerned the deal could have...

Biotech industry trying to eliminate all FDA regulation of genetically edited ranch animals by shifting authority to the USDA, which has totally sold out to Monsanto

BIOTECH INDUSTRY TRYING TO ELIMINATE ALL FDA REGULATION OF GENETICALLY EDITED RANCH ANIMALS BY SHIFTING AUTHORITY TO THE USDA, WHICH HAS TOTALLY SOLD OUT TO MONSANTO

Biotech companies that can genetically engineer farm animals to have “designer” characteristics - like cows without horns (yes, cows...

 
 
 
Understory Teams Up With Monsanto to Bring Weather Tech to Argentina

UNDERSTORY TEAMS UP WITH MONSANTO TO BRING WEATHER TECH TO ARGENTINA

Many people look up information about local weather conditions to make low-stakes, everyday decisions, like whether to grab an umbrella...

EU approves Bayer's $62.5bn takeover of GMO & pesticide giant Monsanto

EU APPROVES BAYER'S $62.5BN TAKEOVER OF GMO & PESTICIDE GIANT MONSANTO

Germany's Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its multi-billion-dollar purchase of Monsanto. The mega-merger is expected...

 
 
 
EU approves Bayer takeover of Monsanto after concessions

EU APPROVES BAYER TAKEOVER OF MONSANTO AFTER CONCESSIONS

BRUSSELS - The European Union has approved Bayer's buyout of Monsanto in a massive agriculture business deal, but says they will have...

 
 
 
Cancer claim for Monsanto's Roundup gets judge's scrutiny

CANCER CLAIM FOR MONSANTO'S ROUNDUP GETS JUDGE'S SCRUTINY

SAN FRANCISCO - Claims that the active ingredient in the widely used weed killer Roundup can cause cancer have been evaluated by international...

 
 
 
The ongoing debates over glyphosate

THE ONGOING DEBATES OVER GLYPHOSATE

What do we know about the carcinogenicity of glyphosate ? The International Agency on Research on Cancer said it was “ probably carcinogenic...

Glyphosate from Monsanto's Roundup decimates microbes in soils and the human gut - new science

GLYPHOSATE FROM MONSANTO'S ROUNDUP DECIMATES MICROBES IN SOILS AND THE HUMAN GUT - NEW SCIENCE

Gut bacteria is gaining increasing attention for the role it plays in our overall health. Given its influence on everything from immune...

 
 
 
The Situation is Critical: Reflections on the Agrifood Atlas

THE SITUATION IS CRITICAL: REFLECTIONS ON THE AGRIFOOD ATLAS

Today, the agrifood system lies in the hand of few gigantic corporations. Multinational firms have established themselves along the...

Monsanto Company: VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

MONSANTO COMPANY: VIRTUAL ASSISTANT

Headquarters: St. Louis, MO URL Job Summary:The virtual assistant will provide varieties of services, such as administrative support,...

 
 
 
New Understory Tie-Up Aims to Help Insurers Reduce Claim Costs

NEW UNDERSTORY TIE-UP AIMS TO HELP INSURERS REDUCE CLAIM COSTS

A little over a year after Understory began working with Pacific Specialty Insurance Company , the two organizations are now announcing...

Weekend reading: Carey Gilliam's Whitewash

WEEKEND READING: CAREY GILLIAM'S WHITEWASH

Carey Gilliam. Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science. Island Press, 2017. I did a blurb for...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Brussels to investigate Bayer's bid to take over GMO giant Monsanto

BRUSSELS TO INVESTIGATE BAYER'S BID TO TAKE OVER GMO GIANT MONSANTO

The European Commission has started a probe into Bayer's planned $66 billion takeover of US agrochemical firm Monsanto. Officials in...

 
 
 
Google joins Monsanto among the most evil corporations in the world by announcing ban on anything it considers a "conspiracy theory"

GOOGLE JOINS MONSANTO AMONG THE MOST EVIL CORPORATIONS IN THE WORLD BY ANNOUNCING BAN ON ANYTHING IT CONSIDERS A "CONSPIRACY THEORY"

Google has published another update to its Quality Rater Guidelines that grades conspiracy theories as meriting a lower search results...

Dicamba "drift" destroying crops downwind from application sites of Monsanto's toxic herbicide

DICAMBA "DRIFT" DESTROYING CROPS DOWNWIND FROM APPLICATION SITES OF MONSANTO'S TOXIC HERBICIDE

It's one of the most controversial issues in modern agriculture: persistent crop chemicals of a highly toxic nature that spread unabated...