Most of the Glyphosate Sprayed in CA is Applied in Poor Areas

More than 50% of the glyphosate sprayed in Monsanto is applied in impoverished areas populated by mostly Hispanic and Latino residents.


Pennsylvania Proposes Much Stricter New Vaccine Rules

Pennsylvania’s health and education departments seek to give parents just 5 days to get all of their vaccinations after starting school.


Raw Milk Farmer Jailed for Removing Gov’t Surveillance Cameras from Own Property

A Canadian farmer that provides raw milk to his community was arrested and jailed for removing government surveillance cameras from his own property.


Lane County, Oregon Tries to Kick Out Monsanto with GM Ban

Residents of Lane County have begun work collecting signatures to get a GMO crop cultivation ban onto the May 2016 ballot.


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?