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Vindication? As global coronavirus hot spots surge, Sweden’s case load plunges

Charles Daly | 
Sweden’s latest Covid-19 figures suggest it’s rapidly bringing the virus under control. “That Sweden has come down to these levels ...
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Next Impossible Burger? Investors pour $1.4 billion into lab-grown meat, microbial protein development

Emily Chasan | 
Hoping to find the next Beyond Meat, venture investors have more than doubled their bets on alternative protein makers this ...
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How the COVID pandemic may have helped Bayer settle crippling glyphosate-cancer litigation

Joe Nocera | 
[Editor's note: Biotech giant Bayer recently settled roughly 95,000 lawsuits alleging it Roundup herbicide causes cancer. The $10.9 billion settlement ...
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Consumer pesticide fears spur chemical giant Syngenta to develop more eco-friendly farm technologies

Agnieszka De Sousa, Eric Roston | 
Conventional pesticide makers including Syngenta and Bayer AG have been under pressure in recent years over their products’ impact on ...
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California can’t force Bayer to put Prop. 65 cancer warning on Roundup glyphosate weedkiller, judge rules

Joel Rosenblatt | 
A federal judge in Sacramento on [June 22] ruled for Bayer and blocked the state from requiring that any company ...
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With glyphosate-cancer settlement nearing, is the Roundup controversy coming to an end?

Tim Loh | 
Bayer AG is close to a turning point in its legal battle over the weedkiller Roundup. But it still has ...
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Bayer reaches verbal settlement in up to 85,000 glyphosate-cancer suits for estimated $10 billion

Jef Feeley, Tim Loh | 
Bayer AG has reached verbal agreements to resolve a substantial portion of an estimated 125,000 U.S. cancer lawsuits over use ...
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Federal judge tosses lawsuit alleging Cheerios contain undisclosed glyphosate weedkiller

Julie Steinberg | 
A would-be class suit alleging General Mills Inc. failed to disclose the presence of glyphosate residue in Cheerios can’t proceed ...
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China’s latest outbreak sparks concerns over dangerous coronavirus mutations

Claire Che, Jason Gale, Sharon Chen | 
Chinese doctors are seeing the coronavirus manifest differently among patients in its new cluster of cases in the northeast region ...
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British American Tobacco poised to begin late June trials for COVID-19 vaccine derived from tobacco plants

Corinne Gretler | 
An experimental Covid-19 vaccine developed by cigarette maker British American Tobacco Plc is poised to begin testing in humans. Pre-clinical ...
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Chipotle fined record-setting $25 million for allegedly sickening 1,100 customers with norovirus

Edvard Pettersson | 
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. will pay a $25 million criminal fine to resolve allegations by federal prosecutors that its food ...
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After three lost glyphosate-cancer trials, Bayer investors fear litigation ‘avalanche’ will further harm company’s reputation

Eyk Henning, Tim Loh | 
Two influential shareholder advisory groups are split on whether investors should support Bayer AG’s management at its upcoming annual meeting, ...
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Rising food prices amid coronavirus pandemic stress already fragile economies in developing world

As the coronavirus pandemic penetrates more deeply into global supply chains, prices for key staples are starting to soar in ...
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Bayer settles Roundup weedkiller false advertising lawsuit for $39.5 million

Jef Feeley | 
Bayer AG agreed to pay $39.5 million to settle allegations that its Monsanto unit ran misleading ads about the controversial ...
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Coronavirus has ‘snarled’ food distribution operations, threatening shortages and higher prices

Global warehouses are stuffed with frozen cuts of pork, wheels of cheese and bags of rice. But as the coronavirus ...
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As more states try to ban chlorpyrifos insecticides, small chemical firms boost production to meet farmer demand

Adam Allington | 
Smaller players in the pesticide industry are angling to take advantage of a new and perhaps finite window to sell ...
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China develops African swine fever vaccine to curb disease that’s nearly halved its pork production

China’s Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, the country’s top research body on animal diseases, said it developed an African swine fever ...
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As many as 85,000 glyphosate-cancer lawsuits ‘significantly’ closer to settlement after federal trials suspended

Alexander Kell | 
Bayer AG’s federal court cases in the U.S. about the Roundup weedkiller have been pushed back at the request of ...
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Post-Brexit rules on glyphosate, neonicotinoid pesticides may reveal UK’s willingness to break from EU regulations

Stephen Gardner | 
Post-Brexit regulation of controversial pesticides including glyphosate and neonicotinoids could be test cases for how far the U.K. is prepared ...
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EPA approves continued use of controversial neonicotinoid insecticides, with added restrictions to protect bees

Adam Allington | 
The EPA announced [Jan 30] it supports the continued use and registration of neonicotinoids, a class of insecticides linked to ...
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Video: Biotech firm Syngenta defends GMO crops, Impossible Burger as climate change mitigation tools

Syngenta Chief Executive Officer Erik Fyrwald discusses the need to help farmers adapt to climate change, genetically-modified food and the ...
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Natural pest-control market could hit $10 billion by 2025, as farmers seek new tools to battle pesticide-tolerant bugs

Agnieszka De Sousa | 
For decades, Adam Baldwin’s family used chemicals with multisyllabic names to keep caterpillars such as earworms and podworms from chomping ...
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Bayer close to settling more than 75,000 glyphosate-cancer lawsuits, mediator says

Joel Rosenblatt, Peter Blumberg | 
Bayer AG’s settlement of cancer lawsuits over its Roundup weed-killer may be only weeks away and is likely to cover ...
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With 92% of U.S. corn coming from GMO plants, farmers see yield boom despite severe flooding

Under pressure from soggy fields, late planting and bouts of early winter weather, American corn and soy plants proved resilient ...
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Bayer attorney says televising upcoming glyphosate-cancer trial could threaten Monsanto employees’ safety

Tim Bross | 
Letting TV cameras into a trial over the safety of Roundup herbicide might put witnesses and employees at Bayer AG’s ...
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Monsanto may seek bankruptcy protection without favorable deal in glyphosate litigation settlement talks, Bayer lawyers warn

Jef Feeley | 
Bayer AG’s settlement talks over tens of thousands of lawsuits alleging its Roundup herbicide causes cancer are heating up as ...
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China poised to approve 192 GMO crops, including insect-resistant, glyphosate-tolerant corn

China is set to award safety certificates for genetically-modified corn, paving the way for domestic production as the world’s most-populous ...
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Agriculture companies accelerate biopesticide development amid consumer pressure for less chemical-intensive farming

Lydia Mulvany, Susan Decker | 
Agribusiness is increasingly turning to natural and sustainable alternatives to chemicals as consumers rebuff genetically modified foods and concerns grow ...
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