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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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Consumer skepticism of plant-based meat could slow Impossible Foods’ expansion into Asia

If the American fake-meat darlings Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods have their way, chef Raymond Xie will soon be able ...
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CRISPR-edited pigs could blunt swine fever epidemic threatening China’s food supply

Kristine Servando | 
Inside a fortresslike megafarm on the outskirts of Beijing, dozens of pink and black pigs forage and snooze, unfazed by ...
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Thailand glyphosate ban could boost weed-control costs by $268 million, pesticide trade group says

Suttinee Yuvejwattana | 
A trade group representing pesticide firms urged Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha to delay a ban due Dec. 1 on ...
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Bill reinstating neonicotinoid pesticide ban on wildlife refuges gains traction in Congress

Adam Allington | 
A bill that would reinstate a regulation banning certain pesticides from wildlife refuges was approved by the House Committee on ...
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Alaska Senator Murkowski challenges Trump FDA Commissioner nominee over agency’s approval of fast-growing GMO AquAdvantage salmon

Alex Ruoff | 
President Donald Trump’s selection to be the next head of the FDA faces a barrage of questions this week about ...
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Anti-pesticide group As You Sow, food industry spar over glyphosate sustainability

Adam Allington | 
San Francisco-based shareholder advocacy group As You Sow rated 14 major food companies on what—if anything—they’re doing to address the ...
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Parliament pressures EU nations to restrict GMOs with non-binding vote opposing 4 biotech crop imports

Stephen Gardner | 
The European Parliament objected to proposed EU approval to import four genetically modified crops, in a series of Nov. 14 ...
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Judge dismisses false advertising lawsuit against Panera over products containing glyphosate residues

A putative class action alleging that Panera LLC’s labeling and marketing of its food products as “clean” or “100% clean” ...
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Environmental Working Group slams joint EPA-PETA effort to end pesticide testing on animals

Adam Allington | 
Leaders from the Humane Society and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals flanked Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler ...
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Impossible Foods seeks approval for GMO plant-based burgers in biotech-wary Europe

Agnieszka De Sousa | 
Impossible Foods Inc. has applied to start selling its plant-based burgers in the European Union as it looks to expand ...
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Beyond Meat pea supplier mulls lentils, oats, rice as beef substitutes to meet plant-based burger demand

Agnieszka De Sousa, Ashley Robinson | 
One of the world’s biggest pea processors is considering expanding into fava beans as the boom in alternative proteins fuels ...
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Bayer, BASF must defend against dicamba herbicide drift lawsuit in Missouri state court

Peter Hayes | 
Monsanto Co. and BASF Corp. must defend in state court allegations that dicamba herbicides drifted onto a Tennessee tobacco farm, ...
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Viewpoint: Don’t ‘oversell’ veganism as the only solution to climate change

Mark Buchanan | 
Meat consumption plays a huge role in global warming, producing nearly 15% of all carbon dioxide emissions, even more than ...
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Rapeseed farmers benefit from honeybees more than pesticides, French study finds

Rudy Ruitenberg | 
For European rapeseed farmers, honey bees buzzing around fields may outweigh the benefits of using pesticides to fight insect damage, ...
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The coming ‘vegan economy’? Billion-dollar plant-based food industry rushes to satisfy eco-conscious consumers

Lydia Mulvany | 
Veganism is on the rise. The phenomenon has spawned a burgeoning industry in alternatives to animal-derived products that’s already worth ...
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Nestle expands glyphosate testing on imported coffee as trials feed Roundup-cancer scare

Fabiana Batista, Isis Almeida | 
Nestle SA is increasing checks on the coffee it buys, after recent tests showed beans from some countries had levels ...
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Chipotle reaches $6.5 million settlement in lawsuit alleging ‘deceptive’ non-GMO marketing

Julie Steinberg | 
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has agreed to pay $6.5 million to resolve consumer litigation over allegedly misleading non-GMO marketing, according ...
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Glyphosate-cancer battle escalates as Germany aims to ban Roundup after 2023

Birgit Jennen | 
Angela Merkel’s government aims to phase out herbicides containing glyphosate by the end of 2023, a move that could generate ...
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EU farmers ‘fed up’ with rapeseed as neonicotinoid insecticide ban, dry weather cripple crop yields

Megan Durisin, Olivia Konotey-Ahulu | 
Rapeseed, easily spotted with its bright yellow flowers in summer, is used for meal and oil in products ranging from ...
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Glyphosate label war escalates: Spurning EPA objections, California keeps cancer Prop. 65 warning on herbicide

Emily Dooley | 
California has no plans to change its rule that certain products containing the herbicide glyphosate require warnings to consumers that ...
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Roundup on trial: Glyphosate-cancer settlement talks progress, but report of an $8 billion payout is ‘pure fiction’

Jef Feeley, Joel Rosenblatt, Tim Loh | 
Bayer AG is proposing to pay as much as $8 billion to settle more than 18,000 U.S. lawsuits alleging its ...