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Bad weather to blame for recent uptick in US honeybee loses

Bloomberg | 
Beekeepers in the U.S. reported an increase in honeybee deaths over the last year, possibly the result of erratic weather ...
US honey bee population rose 3 percent in last year as colony collapse disorder concerns ease

US honey bee population rose 3 percent in last year as colony collapse disorder concerns ease

Bloomberg | 
The number of U.S. honeybees, a critical component to agricultural production, rose in 2017 from a year earlier, and deaths ...
'Unstoppable': How corn took over America's farmland

‘Unstoppable’: How corn took over America’s farmland

Bloomberg | 
Farmers who had long rotated plantings among a diverse group of grains are increasingly turning to a single one. Corn ...
President Obama ready to sign GMO labeling bill if passed by House

President Obama ready to sign GMO labeling bill if passed by House

Bloomberg | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The White House plans ...

According to major seed companies, agriculture’s next boom may be in Africa

Bloomberg | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The 48 countries that ...

Growing demand for organic corn forces US to import

Bloomberg | 
A growing demand for organics, and the near-total reliance by U.S. farmers on genetically modified corn and soybeans, is driving ...

Oregon organic farmers say cross-pollination could endanger their niche crops

Bloomberg | 
Twenty years after the first commercial varieties of genetically modified foods went on sale, farmers have embraced biotech crops that ...
Monsanto sued over GM wheat, other suits likely to follow

Monsanto sued over GM wheat, other suits likely to follow

Washington Post | 
Monsanto was sued in federal court in Wichita by a Kansas farmer who accused it of negligently releasing genetically altered ...