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USDA Drops Plan to Test for Monsanto Weed Killer in Food (EcoWatch)

Originally published by EcoWatch March 23, 2017 by Carey Gillam The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has quietly dropped a plan to start testing food for residues of glyphosate, the world's most widely used weed killer and key ingredient in Monsanto's branded Roundup herbicides. The agency spent the last year coordinating with the...

Book Review: Modified

Most often when we don’t feel well we assume it is due to the latest bug going around or perhaps last night’s dinner. But what if it was more than just one meal that was making you sick. What if it was a food item...

Judge Blocks Monsanto’s Bid to Stop California From Listing Glyphosate as Carcinogenic (Ecowatch)

Originally published by EcoWatch by Lorraine Chow California could become the first state to require Monsanto to label its glyphosate-based herbicide, Roundup, as a possible carcinogen following Fresno County Superior Court Judge Kristi Kapetan's tentative ruling on Friday. The tentative ruling regards the agrochemical giant's Jan. 2016 lawsuit against California's Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental...