Monsanto

Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Is The End of Monsanto Near? Prop 37 Succeeding as Nations Ban GMO Crops

Is the end of Monsanto within reach? It has certainly been a rough couple of weeks for the mega corporation as the real dangers surrounding GMOs are being brought to the attention of consumers on a global scale like never before. It all started with the monumental French study finding a serious link between the consumption of […]

Monsanto and Recruiter Sued Over U.S. Worker Exploitation Scam

Monsanto and Recruiter Sued Over U.S. Worker Exploitation Scam

Joe Wright Activist Post Seven Texas farm workers are alleging a range of crimes committed by biotech giant Monsanto.  Courthouse News Service is reporting that lead plaintiff Jose Cardenas has filed a lawsuit against Monsanto recruiter Milo Inc. and Milo Inc.’s president, as well as Monsanto itself.  Cardenas is one of seven field workers who are […]

New bill could make biotech companies immune to courts

New bill could make biotech companies immune to courts

If passed, an amendment in the Agricultural Appropriations Bill will not just allow, but require the secretary of agriculture to grant permits for planting or cultivating GM crops – even if a federal court has given an injunction against it. Basically, all Monsanto and other biotech companies have to do is ask and the industry […]

Congress sides with Monsanto over GMO battle

Congress sides with Monsanto over GMO battle

Biotech giants Monsanto were awarded a victory by lawmakers in Washington this week after a congressional panel voted to let farmers plant genetically modified crops made by the agriculture company despite pending legal proceedings. A committee made up of members of the US House of Representatives agreed on Tuesday this week to allow genetically modified […]

Poland beekeepers kick Monsanto out of the hive, successfully ban bee-killing GM corn

Poland beekeepers kick Monsanto out of the hive, successfully ban bee-killing GM corn

A significant health freedom victory has taken place in the European nation of Poland, where all plantings of Monsanto’s MON810, a genetically-modified (GM) variety of maize (corn) that produces its own built-in Bt insecticide in every kernel, have been officially banned. The decision comes after thousands of protesters recently took to the streets in demonstration […]

Court rules organic farmers can sue conventional, GMO farmers

Court rules organic farmers can sue conventional, GMO farmers

(NaturalNews) Purveyors of conventional and genetically-modified (GM) crops — and the pesticides and herbicides that accompany them — are finally getting a taste of their own legal medicine. Minnesota’sStar Tribunehas reported that the Minnesota Court of Appeals recently ruled that a large organic farm surrounded by chemical-laden conventional farms can seek damages for lost crops, […]