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$265 million dicamba weed killer verdict paves way for more successful lawsuits against Monsanto, BASF

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
A $265 million verdict .... against two global agribusiness giants [in late February] has now created another legal headache for ...
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What’s Bayer’s argument in its appeal of the $265 million Bader Farms-Monsanto dicamba weedkiller jury verdict?

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
What’s next in the Bader Farms lawsuit? Both Bayer and BASF deny Bader [Farms] suffered any dicamba damage. They blame ...
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Monsanto expected farmer complaints when it released drift-prone herbicide dicamba, court documents show

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
Monsanto expected thousands of farmers to complain about its new weedkiller drifting and harming their crops when it launched the ...
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Can biotechnology help protect the world’s chocolate supply?

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
[K]eeping pace with global cravings can be a tall order for chocolate producers — a challenge made even tougher as ...
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Use of illegal, older varieties of dicamba herbicide blamed for causing crop damage across 10 states

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
For some farmers and weed scientists, puckered leaves on certain crops and other plants have become a familiar summertime sight ...
With growing season nearing, concerns rise over more potential dicamba damage as Missouri lawsuit proceeds

With growing season nearing, concerns rise over more potential dicamba damage as Missouri lawsuit proceeds

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
Eyes on wide swaths of the nation's farmland are sure to look out for continued damage from dicamba – divisive ...
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Lawsuit claims chemical companies ‘secretly’ encouraged illegal dicamba herbicide spraying

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
As suspected drift from dicamba took a toll on farmers the past two growing seasons, Monsanto ... publicly urged growers ...
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Monsanto sued by peach farmer over alleged damage from illegal herbicide use

St. Louis Post Dispatch | 
Missouri’s largest peach producer has filed a lawsuit against Monsanto Co., alleging that the biotech company bears responsibility for illegal ...
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