Court Ruling to Halt DEA from Harassing Medical Marijuana Shops

A federal judge in San Francisco has issued a landmark ruling that could finally halt the DEA from harassing medical marijuana dispensaries.


First Senate Agricultural Committee Meeting in 10 Years Cheers GMOs, Ignores Dangers

The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry met to discuss GMOs, but they merely cheered on Monsanto and ignored real issues.


Biotech Stocks Tumble After Major Corp Dubbed “Pharmaceutical Enron”

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has been called the pharmaceutical Enron, so now the whole Big Pharma and biotech sector is crumbling even harder.


Monsanto Always Using Friends in High Places to Reclassify Glyphosate

Monsanto has pressured the Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues (JMPR) to “reassess” their best-selling herbicide, glyphosate.


Why You Can’t Separate GMOs from their Biotech Chemicals

A glaring omission from almost all biotech discussions of genetically engineered crops is the fact that a host of chemicals is required to grow them.


Someone Sued DuPont for Poisoning the Drinking Water and Won

DuPont has been dumping the chemical, Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA), into the water supply for decades, igniting many lawsuits. Now, someone won.


2 Recent Developments Bring Fresh Concerns Over GM Crops

The New England Journal of Medicine tackles 2 new serious concerns over genetically modified organisms and the pesticides used to grow them.


Australian Organic Farmer to Take GM Contamination Case to High Court

After his neighbor’s GMO crops contaminated his organic farm, Australian organic farmer Steve Marsh is taking his case to the Australian High Court.


Monsanto to Cut 2,600 Jobs as GMO Seed Sales Fall

Is Monsanto finally going down? The biotech giant announced a plan to cut 2,600 jobs in an effort to cut costs — about 11.6 percent of the workforce.


EPA Approval of Bee-Killing Neonics Struck Down by Court

A federal appeals court recently struck down the EPA’s approval of an insecticide called sulfoxaflor in order to protect the nation’s honey bees.


Victory: Another EU Country Extends Ban on GMO Crops

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Agriculture and Food has announced that they will extend a ban on GMOs already in place to keep their image clean and green.


Agricultural Workers Diagnosed with Cancer Sue Monsanto

Monsanto is being sued again, this time by 2 separate agricultural workers who allege the agribusiness’ Roundup herbicide caused their cancers.


Why is the University of Illinois Receiving $1 Million from Monsanto?

How can dirty money given to universities from biotech do ‘good’ science on GM crops, soil, and the chemicals which are used to grow them?


Monsanto ‘Deliberately Covered Up Data’ Proving Glyphosate is Cancerous for 4 Decades

Some well-respected researchers say that Monsanto demanded for 40 years that incriminating data and reports on glyphosate’s carcinogenic nature be hidden from the public.


PhD Says Monsanto Has Been Lying About Safety of Cry Proteins in GM Bt Crops

Cry proteins in Bt corn are genetically modified in a way that adversely affects the immune system. This is what PhD Michael Hansen wants you to know.


Bayer Busted for $5.6 Million Over Deadly Chemical Blast

Bayer is to pay a $5.6 million settlement over an explosion that killed 2 people at the company’s Institute, West Virginia pesticide plant in 2008


Kellogg’s Kashi Brand to Pay $4 Million over “All Natural” False Advertising Lawsuit

Kashi will pay $4 million in a false advertising lawsuit for advertising a GM-free product that was full of genetically modified ingredients.