Well, This Sucks: Monsanto's Weed Killer Found in Cheerios, Lucky Charms
A report from the Environmental Working Group shows that several products from big-name cereal brands contain surprising levels of Roundup.
Woman Caught Trying to Sell $22,000 of Stolen Broccoli Seeds on Facebook
Not the smartest get-rich-quick scheme.
The Pesticide in Your Produce is By No Means Safe
The UN has accused the pesticide industry of “systematic denial” of health and environmental harms.
Removing Glyphosate from Our Food Won't Make Us Safer
The most commonly used herbicide in the world is not worse than the things it would be replaced with.
Kirsten Stolle Edits Vintage Monsanto Ads to Show the Company's Dicey Past
These collages made from vintage chemical ads are not what they seem.
Chinese Man Will Be Jailed for 3 Years for Stealing US "Corn Secrets"
This past Wednesday, American citizen Mo Hailong was sentenced to three years in prison for his role in stealing corn seeds and sending them back to his homeland of China.
Why GMOs Might Not Be Such a Bad Thing After All
With little scientific data supporiting the claim that GMOs can cause adverse health effects, an increasing number of pro-GMO activists are speaking up to defend the potential benefits of allergy-free peanuts and other modified foods.
Monsanto Agrees to Use Gene-Editing Tool CRISPR Responsibly
The Broad Institute granted Monsanto the first license allowing CRISPR/Cas9 to be used for agricultural products.
Monsanto Was Just Bought by One of the World’s Biggest Pharmaceutical Companies
If the merger of Bayer and Monsato is approved, the megacorporation would control more than a quarter of the world’s seeds and pesticides.
Bayer Just Bought Monsanto, Here's Why You Should Care
The latest in a long list of major mergers could threaten food security.
The New Laws on Labeling GMOs Please Pretty Much No One
The fight over whether food makers should label their products that contain GMOs has been raging for years, and with this new legislation, nobody's happy.
Consumers Are Underestimating Just How Dependent We Are on Pesticides
A new report released by the European Crop Protection Association (ECPA) found some pretty jarringly contradictory attitudes when it comes the use of pesticides.