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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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Trump FDA Commissioner nominee faces tough questions from Congress about GMO AquAdvantage salmon

Alex Ruoff | 
President Donald Trump’s selection to be the next head of the FDA will face a barrage of questions this week ...
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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 ...
Glyphosate-cancer battle escalates as Germany aims to ban Roundup after 2023

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 ...
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Roundup trial: Bayer’s glyphosate-cancer legal losses signal public’s flagging trust in regulators

Adam Allington | 
Jurors have sided with plaintiffs in all three cases over Bayer AG’s herbicide Roundup to go to trial so far, ...
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UK may reject strict EU GMO rules, but nation’s farmers can’t grow biotech crops yet

Megan Durisin | 
British farmers could get the chance to plant genetically modified crops as part of Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans. The new ...
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Some farmers earn more money defending GMOs on YouTube than they do growing food

Denitsa Tsekova | 
It’s a sign of the times when farmers make more money advocating for the industry on social media than actually ...
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Viewpoint: We need GMO, CRISPR-edited crops to help feed 10 billion people

Deena Shanker | 
If we want to feed 10 billion people by 2050, in a world beset by rising temperatures and scarcer water ...
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EU ‘probably won’t’ re-approve Bayer’s glyphosate weed killer after 2022, German agriculture minister says

Tim Loh | 
German Agriculture Minister Julia Kloeckner said glyphosate herbicide probably won’t have enough support to gain re-authorization for use in the ...
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If Bayer settles glyphosate-cancer lawsuits, final costs could range from $2.5-$20 billion

Tim Loh | 
There’s a $2.5 billion question hanging over Bayer AG. Or perhaps a $20 billion question, depending on who you ask ...
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‘Innovative’ GMO Impossible burger could help support US soybean growers, says USDA chief Sonny Perdue

Sonny Perdue may be a champion of agriculture and agribusinesses in all its forms. But even he isn’t immune to ...
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French rapeseed yields hit 14-year low following drought, neonicotinoid insecticide ban

Megan Durisin | 
French farmers are getting so tired of beetles chomping on their rapeseed that some of them may decide to further ...
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Surgically implanted chips could boost memory for people with traumatic brain injuries

Caroline Winter | 
Over the past five years, the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) has invested $77 million to develop devices ...
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These drugs could replace chemotherapy with fewer ‘disruptive side effects’

Kanoko Matsuyama | 
A class of drugs is emerging that can attack cancer cells in the body without damaging surrounding healthy ones. They ...