If the merger of Bayer and Monsato is approved, the megacorporation would control more than a quarter of the world’s seeds and pesticides.
Activists opposed to genetically modified organisms fear the combined companies would wield tremendous influence over how — and what — foods are grown around the world.
Bayern Munich are nasty this season.
The plan calls for bee habitat restoration and research into pesticides linked to bee colony collapse — but not a ban on their use.
Two new scientific studies reveal not only that wild bees might reproduce less frequently when exposed to certain insecticides — but they might also become addicted to the chemicals.
In Europe, the tide is turning against the use of potentially toxic pesticides. In response, big chemical producers are attempting to convince EU authorities to suppress evidence of the dangers of using their products.
Bayer doesn't deny that it exists, they just deny any science that implicates their products.