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GMO Propagandist Who Said ‘Trust Science’ Got Funds From Monsanto

Investigation reveals damaging conflict of interest despite claims of no Monsanto funding. Report by Claire Robinson and Jonathan Matthews at GM Watch In what appears to be an exercise in damage limitation, an article in the journal Nature has disclosed that Kevin Folta, a plant scientist at the University of Florida, received a US$25,000 grant

Rare Footage Shows George Bush’s 1987 Visit To Monsanto, Uttering Seven Infamous Words That Changed Everything (VIDEO)

By: Nick Meyer | Alt Health Works – Proponents of genetically engineered crops would have you believe that we’ve been “modifying” foods for “thousands of years.” But the truth is that these lab-created GMOs are far different from traditional hybrid crops and have only been around for a few decades. And if not for intense

Seeding Fear – The Story Of Michael White vs Monsanto (VIDEO)

All giants fall. Monsanto’s day is coming. Neil Young’s new documentary, “Seeding Fear,” tells the story of Alabama farmers Michael White and his father who were sued by the agrochemical giant in 2003 for patent infringement of its GMO soybeans. The film I would like you to see tells the story of a farming family

Take That, Monsanto!

Monsanto may be able to buy our politicians, but we still have some ethical judges on our side. On May 29 (2015), a federal judge in southern Oregon ruled that Jackson County’s ban on genetically engineered crops doesn’t violate the state’s Right to Farm Act. The ruling followed another anti-Monsanto decision in Vermont. On April

Monsanto Bids To Take Over Syngenta – A Move To Assure A Pesticide-Saturated Future?

By: Mercola.com | Monsanto recently made a bid to take over European agrichemical giant Syngenta, the world’s largest pesticide producer. The $45 billion bid was rejected, but there’s still a chance for a merger between these two chemical technology giants. Monsanto is reportedly considering raising the offer, and as noted by Mother Jones,1“combined, the two companies

March Against Monsanto: Could We Finally See Mandatory Labelling?

Last weekend the March Against Monsanto once again saw millions join in around the world to stand up for quality food supply. Monsanto, the world’s largest biotech company and producer of GMO foods, has been challenged by the public since GMOs first began hitting grocery stores. People are concerned about the safety of GMOs when it comes

Revealed: A Secret Monsanto Document In The Maui GMO Case

By: Jon Rappoport | NoMoreFakeNews.com – Imagine you are a lawyer arguing a case before a judge. There is no jury. The judge will decide the outcome. The judge tells you, “Look, the other side, your opponents in this case, have filed documents with me. These documents are at the heart of their argument. I

World Health Organization: Monsanto’s Roundup “Probably” Causes Cancer

The WHO has issued a damning pronouncement about the world’s largest seed company: Glyphosate, the primary ingredient in Monsanto’s toxic Round-up herbicide, is “probably carcinogenic.” The announcement comes after a report was published by the International Agency for Research on Cancer in a British medical journal.  The agency cited numerous studies in which occupational exposure

Paid By Monsanto: Universities Taking Money From The Biotech Bully

By: Barbara Peterson | Farm Wars – I want food that Grandma ate. How hard is that to understand? I don’t want it chemically lobotomized and coated with poison. I don’t want it genetically spliced to become something between a salamander and a tomato. I don’t want it radiated and mutated. I don’t want a

Monsanto’s Land Grab In Ukraine

Although Europe has for the most part rejected genetically engineered organisms, that has not prevented GMO giant Monsanto from taking advantage of one-third of Europe’s arable land. Long considered Europe’s “bread basket,” Ukraine’s agricultural potential is huge. It’s rich dark soil is highly valued and ideal for growing grain. Farmland producing it matches Texas in

GMO Bedfellows: Monsanto And The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) calls itself “the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people.” According to its website, TNC “addresses the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale.” So you might be surprised to learn that TNC is run and funded by some

Monsanto’s Bt-Toxins Found To Kill Human Embryo Cells

By: Christina Sarich | Natural Society – Many individuals have heard it a million times, but for the uninformed, or those just looking to fuel their 2014 fire to finally defeat Monsanto and their cronies, you’ll be interested to know that Monsanto’s Bt-toxin is far from ‘safe’ as the chemical company claimed it would be

BREAKING: Monsanto/Bayer’s GM Plants Contaminate Europe Despite Ban

New evidence reveals that despite a ban on cultivation of GM rapeseed in Europe, Monsanto and Bayer’s plants are now freely growing there.  A new study published in PLoS titled ,”Unexpected Diversity of Feral Genetically Modified Oilseed Rape (Brassica napus L.) Despite a Cultivation and Import Ban in Switzerland,” is believed to be the first report of its kind

Huge Win: Monsanto Stock Downgraded After Worst Growth In 7 Years

By: Christina Sarich | Natural Society – Here’s one for the history books, and a slap on the wrist for stock-holders like Bill Gates and George Soros. Monsanto stock has been downgraded to ‘Neutral’ from ‘Buy’ after an annual seed dealer industry survey showed bleak returns. This may be the most depressing news in seven years for

Is Judge In Maui GMO Case Connected To Monsanto?

By: Jon Rappoport | No More Fake News  – After the citizens of Maui just voted to stop Monsanto and Dow from further GMO development, Monsanto filed suit. Barry Kurren is the US federal magistrate overseeing the court battle between Maui and Monsanto. Judge Kurren’s wife, Faye, is the past president of the University of Hawaii Foundation, which is

The End Of Monsanto’s Roundup?

For decades, Monsanto has claimed that Roundup and its key ingredient, glyphosate, are “safe.” The biotech industry has backed up those claims with industry-funded “studies.” The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which is supposed to protect us, has been protecting Monsanto’s profits instead. In July the EPA, despite new studies linking glyphosate to everything from

GMO Crops Are Destroying Farmland, And Monsanto Doesn’t Want You To Know

By: Christina Sarich | Natural Society – The European Association for bio-industries, EuropaBio, wants you to believe that “GM crops can protect soils from erosion through less ploughing, conserving soil moisture, too. GM herbicide tolerant crops reduce the need to plough fields in preparation for planting crops. This saves fuel because less tilling is necessary. GM insect resistant