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Monsanto Corn

Apparently Monsanto Is Having A Lot Of Fun Naming Its Seeds

Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.19.2013 | Green

"Obsession," "Passion," and "Temptation," don't really shout "corn," but those are real names for some of Monsanto's sweet corn [pdf] varieties. "You ...

Earth, a Queer Issue

justin adkins | Posted 08.03.2013 | Gay Voices
justin adkins

I recently made a commitment to discuss the environment at all of my LGBTQ talks because there will be no LGBTQ people (in fact, no people) if we fail on the earth. It is the most pressing issue of our time.

What Will You Do for the Revolution? Prop 37, D-Day for the Food Movement

Dave Murphy | Posted 12.15.2012 | Home
Dave Murphy

For the food movement, for the future of our planet and our democracy, there is no more important battle than to reclaim our rights from out of control corporations and the failure of government oversight.

Dave Jamieson

Migrant Laborers Sue Ag Giant Over Working Conditions | Dave Jamieson | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

A group of migrant farm workers from Texas is suing Monsanto, accusing the agriculture giant of paying them less than the minimum wage, putting them i...

Report Says New Monsanto Corn Offers More Hype Than Hope

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | Green

* Report challenges effectiveness of Monsanto corn * Says no improved water efficiency * Monsanto says new corn mitigate...

Scientists Warn EPA About Monsanto Corn

Reuters | Carey Gillam | Posted 05.09.2012 | Green

By Carey Gillam (Reuters) - A group of plant scientists is warning federal regulators that action is needed to mitigate a growing probl...

French Council Lifts Ban On Modified Corn

AP | Posted 01.28.2012 | Green

PARIS — France's highest administrative body has annulled rules suspending the planting of genetically modified corn, but two key ministries qui...

Can Monsanto Police Itself?

Andrew Gunther | Posted 08.15.2011 | Home
Andrew Gunther

Rather than encourage the sustainable use of pesticides, too often agrochemical companies seek only to maximize short-term sales and profits.

Haiti: Seeding "Reconstruction" or Seeding Destruction?

Jane Regan | Posted 07.01.2011 | Green
Jane Regan

About a month ago, a team of journalists in Haiti released a nine-article study of a massive seed distribution that took place after the earthquake la...

Monsanto Launches Deceptive Ad Campaign To Boost Image | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Monsanto has become the new Marlboro, with a new advertising campaign designed to improve its hopelessly-tarnished image. Except instead of handsome c...

Monsanto GM Corn Causing Organ Failure In Rats Study: Everything You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Three types of Monsanto genetically modified corn are under scrutiny in the wake of a new study published by the International Journal Of Biological S...

Monsanto's GMO Corn Linked To Organ Failure, Study Reveals

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein/Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In a study released by the International Journal of Biological Sciences, analyzing the effects of genetically modified foods on mammalian health, rese...