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EU glyphosate approval was based on plagiarised Monsanto text, report finds

EU glyphosate approval was based on plagiarised Monsanto text, report finds

Study for European parliament ‘explains why EU assessors brushed off warnings of pesticide’s dangers’, says MEPEU regulators based a decision to relicense the controversial weedkiller glyphosate on an
The most-read Guardian Business stories of 2018

The most-read Guardian Business stories of 2018

From shrinking Ryanair bags to falling house prices, via Iceland and Wall StreetA marathon business blog by Graeme Wearden on 6 February topped the list of our most-read articles this year, charting
The most-read Guardian Business stories of 2018

The most-read Guardian Business stories of 2018

From shrinking Ryanair bags to falling house prices, via Iceland and Wall StreetA marathon business blog by Graeme Wearden on 6 February topped the list of our most-read articles this year, charting
A Killing Season

A Killing Season

Mike Wallace sat in his pickup truck on a dusty back road near his farm outside Leachville, Arkansas, typing impatiently into his cell phone. “I’m waiting on you,” he wrote. “You coming?” It was hot
I Won a Historic Lawsuit, But May Not Live to Get the Money

I Won a Historic Lawsuit, But May Not Live to Get the Money

Dewayne Lee Johnson talks about life with terminal cancer after his victory over Monsanto.
I Won a Historic Lawsuit, But May Not Live to Get the Money

I Won a Historic Lawsuit, But May Not Live to Get the Money

Dewayne Lee Johnson talks about life with terminal cancer after his victory over Monsanto.
Monsanto Is Boosting Bayer’s Bottom Line, Even With the Looming Risk of More Roundup Cancer Cases
Bayer Stock Drops Again as a California Court Upholds Monsanto’s Cancer Liability
Monsanto trial: judge rejects bid to overturn landmark cancer verdict

Monsanto trial: judge rejects bid to overturn landmark cancer verdict

Dewayne Johnson originally won $289m after finding Roundup weedkiller caused illness, but judge reduces financial awardA California judge has rejected Monsanto’s appeal to overturn a landmark jury
Monsanto May Get Another Chance in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit

Monsanto May Get Another Chance in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit

A California Superior Court judge has said she will order a new trial.
Monsanto: judge moves to allow new trial after $289m cancer verdict

Monsanto: judge moves to allow new trial after $289m cancer verdict

Agrochemical company is challenging a landmark ruling that ordered it to pay the award to an ex-groundskeeper dying of cancerA California judge has moved to grant the agrochemical company Monsanto a
The biggest hurdle genetically engineered food faces isn’t science—it’s us

The biggest hurdle genetically engineered food faces isn’t science—it’s us

Today, virtually everything we eat is produced from seeds that have been genetically altered in some manner. If we’re going to feed the growing population…
Monsanto Weed Killer Roundup Harms Bees, Study Finds. Here’s Why That Matters

Monsanto Weed Killer Roundup Harms Bees, Study Finds. Here’s Why That Matters

Honeybee colony collapse disorder may be linked to widespread use of Roundup.
Monsanto's global weedkiller harms honeybees, research finds

Monsanto's global weedkiller harms honeybees, research finds

Glyphosate – the most used pesticide ever – damages the good bacteria in honeybee guts, making them more prone to deadly infectionsThe world’s most used weedkiller damages the beneficial bacteria in
Traces of Weed Killer Found in Foods Sold in Canada

Traces of Weed Killer Found in Foods Sold in Canada

The discovery comes one month after a similar discovery in the U.S.
Bayer Unfazed By Thousands of Mounting Monsanto Glyphosate Lawsuits

Bayer Unfazed By Thousands of Mounting Monsanto Glyphosate Lawsuits

Thousands of new cases don't faze Monsanto's new owners.
Don't worry, your cereal probably won't poison you with pesticides

Don't worry, your cereal probably won't poison you with pesticides

It may seem like an alarmist local news story to declare your breakfast could kill you, but a new independent study claims that some of your favorite cereals could contain unsafe levels of a chemical
Bayer Stock Keeps Falling as Its Monsanto Woes Stack Up

Bayer Stock Keeps Falling as Its Monsanto Woes Stack Up

Bayer bought the chemical company earlier this year.
Roundup Weed Killer Chemical Found in Cheerios and Quaker Oats

Roundup Weed Killer Chemical Found in Cheerios and Quaker Oats

In its testing, the EWG tested 45 samples of conventionally grown oats.
Bayer Stock Fell More Than 10% After Monsanto Lost Cancer Case

Bayer Stock Fell More Than 10% After Monsanto Lost Cancer Case

Bayer's $66 billion acquisition closed just months ago.