05 Mar 2012

Rampant GMO Contamination Unchecked by Judge

A judge in New York sided with Monsanto and against organic farmers in the first case of its kind seeking to protect famers from being accused of patent infringement upon unintentional contamination by Monsanto’s GMO seed. Organic farmers sought a judgment against Monsanto to protect themselves from being sued for

15 Feb 2012

Atrazine: A “Molecular Bull in a China Shop”

Atrazine is an herbicide primarily manufactured by the multinational conglomerate Syngenta and commonly used on commodity crops, forests, and golf courses. Its potential harmful effects on human health have been documented since the 1990s. As a consequence, atrazine has been “unauthorized” in the European Union since 2004 (and in some