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Monsanto's Bt corn — breeding superbugs & harming human health

Monsanto's Bt corn — breeding superbugs & harming human health | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Monsanto's genetically modified Bt corn is having its roots munched by super-rootworms and other superbugs, putting corn crops at risk, and yet more evidence is found of the dangers to human health.
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Controlling Our Food | A Documentary On Genetically Modified Foods

Controlling Our Food | A Documentary On Genetically Modified Foods | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
The gigantic bio-tech corporation Monsanto is threatening to destroy the agricultural biodiversity which has served mankind for thousands of years. Genetically modified foods (or GM foods) are foods derived from genetically ...
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Cereals 2012: GM corn - not a 'panacea' - 6/14/2012 - Farmers Weekly

Cereals 2012: GM corn - not a 'panacea' - 6/14/2012 - Farmers Weekly | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
GM has not delivered the yield benefits that were expected while higher seed costs eat into returns.
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Why Not to Trust Monsanto

Why Not to Trust Monsanto | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
A large portion of Monsanto's business is currently in the field of “genetically modified organisms” (otherwise known as GMOs); this simply means that they alter the genetic structures of crops in order to (hopefully) make them ...
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15 years of GM Soybeans in Argentina

Intoxication, massive clearing, loss of biodiversity, forced evictions, land concentration and murder.
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GM foods not served in Monsanto cafeteria

GM foods not served in Monsanto cafeteria | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
cbc The fight to ban genetically modified foods has won more converts — some employees of Monsanto the company that is doing the most to promote GM products. The Independent newspaper reports...
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Monsanto: a history

GMWatch is an independent non-profit making organisation founded in 1998. We seek to counter the enormous corporate political power and propaganda of the biotech industry.
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Activist Post: Busted: Biotech Leader 'Syngenta' Charged Over ...

Activist Post: Busted: Biotech Leader 'Syngenta' Charged Over ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
The charges bring to light just how far large biotechnology companies will go to conceal evidence linking their genetically modified products to serious harm. Monsanto, for example, has even threatened to sue the entire state ...
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Monsanto loses major Brazil GMO case | eats shoots 'n leaves

And the subject is soybeans, presumably including strains developed by UC Berkeley's Chris Somerville, who made millions selling genetically modified soy to Monsanto. Somerville currently serves as head of the campus ...
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Genetically Modified Foods In California: State May Require Labels ...

Genetically Modified Foods In California: State May Require Labels ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO — California voters will soon decide whether to require special labels for food made from genetically modified ingredients, in a closely watched test of consumer attitudes about the merits of genetically ...
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The Top 10 GMO Foods to Avoid « EcoWatch: Uniting the Voice of ...

The Top 10 GMO Foods to Avoid « EcoWatch: Uniting the Voice of ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
As many as half of U.S. farms growing corn for Monsanto are using genetically modified corn, with tons of it now being introduced for human consumption, according to the FDA. Doctors at Sherbrooke University Hospital in ...
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Poland beekeepers kick Monsanto out of the hive, successfully ban ...

Poland beekeepers kick Monsanto out of the hive, successfully ban ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
(NaturalNews) A significant health freedom victory has taken place in the European nation of Poland, where all plantings of Monsanto's MON810, a genetically-modified (GM) variety of maize (corn) that produces its own ...
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Towards Better Health: Monsanto's Genetically Modified Corn: A ...

Towards Better Health: Monsanto's Genetically Modified Corn: A ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Monsanto continues to bully us into planting and consuming its genetically modified (GM) products. The European Union has blocked France's recent ban on Monsanto's GM maize or Bt corn (MON810). France had requested ...
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Mia's Domain : Real Food: The U.S.: It's a Monsanto Government

Mia's Domain : Real Food: The U.S.: It's a Monsanto Government | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
The problems of Monsanto have been highlighted by activists especially with the prominence of the internet in social activism. But, the real focus on genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) and genetically-modified (GM) food ...
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Mom-Turned-Activist Launches National Movement to Boycott GMOs

Diana Reeves started a group called GMO Free USA which plans to pressure food manufacturers into revealing which of their products contain GMOs.
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Congress sides with Monsanto over GMO battle | Set You Free News

Congress sides with Monsanto over GMO battle | Set You Free News | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Biotech giants Monsanto were awarded a victory by lawmakers in Washington this week after a congressional panel voted to let farmers plant genetically modified crops made by the agriculture company despite pending legal ...
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Monsanto Corn Injured by immunity to insecticide engineered crop | YOUR FOOD, YOUR HEALTH: Latest on #Biotech Ag, GMOs, Pesticides, Chemicals, CAFOs, BigAg

Monsanto Corn Injured by immunity to insecticide engineered crop | YOUR FOOD, YOUR HEALTH: Latest on #Biotech Ag, GMOs, Pesticides, Chemicals, CAFOs, BigAg | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Monsanto Co. genetically engineered corn has been overwhelmed in parts of Illinois, USA by rootworms that hatched a month early, renewing concern that the bugs are becoming immune to the insecticide engineered into the crop...
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Sweet Remedy: Busted: Biotech Leader 'Syngenta' Charged Over ...

Sweet Remedy: Busted: Biotech Leader 'Syngenta' Charged Over ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
The charges bring to light just how far large biotechnology companies will go to conceal evidence linking their genetically modified products to serious harm. Monsanto, for example, has even threatened to sue the entire state ...
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GMO Food Warning - Green Chip Stocks

GMO Food Warning - Green Chip Stocks | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
GMO Food WarningGreen Chip StocksCorn: As many as half of US farms growing corn for Monsanto are using genetically modified corn, with tons of it now being introduced for human consumption, according to the FDA.
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Monsanto may lose GM soya royalties throughout Brazil | GMO ...

The biotechnology giant Monsanto is one step closer to losing billions of dollars in revenues from its genetically-modified (GM) Roundup Ready soya beans, following a ruling this week by the Brazilian Supreme Court of ...
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Five Million Brazilian Farmers Take on Monsanto and Win $2 Billion ...

Five Million Brazilian Farmers Take on Monsanto and Win $2 Billion ... | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Farmers say that they are using seeds produced many generations after the initial crops from the genetically modified Monsanto seeds were grown. Farmers claim that Monsanto unfairly collects exorbitant profits every year ...
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Report Finds GE Drought Tolerant Corn More Hype than Help - eNews Park Forest

Report Finds GE Drought Tolerant Corn More Hype than Help - eNews Park Forest | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Report Finds GE Drought Tolerant Corn More Hype than HelpeNews Park ForestMonsanto's new drought tolerant corn, DroughtGard, reduces crop losses only modestly during moderate droughts, and will not reduce the crop's water requirements, according to...
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Toxin from GM crops found in human blood: Study : North, News - India Today

Toxin from GM crops found in human blood: Study : North, News - India Today | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Scientists at University of Sherbrooke in Canada have found the presence of BT toxin, which is found in genetically modified crops, in human blood. Till now, scientists and MNCs had been promoting genetically modified crops as safe for humans.
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Toxin from GM crops found in human blood: Study

Toxin from GM crops found in human blood: Study | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Fresh doubts have arisen about the safety of genetically modified crops, with a new study reporting presence of Bt toxin, used widely in GM crops, in human blood for the first time.
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Poland To Ban Strain Of Monsanto Genetically Modified Corn

Poland To Ban Strain Of Monsanto Genetically Modified Corn | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
After protests, the Ministry of Agriculture in the Polish Government is pushing for a complete ban on the MON810 strain of Monsanto's GM corn.
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Monsanto's Bt corn — breeding superbugs & harming human health

Monsanto's Bt corn — breeding superbugs & harming human health | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Monsanto's genetically modified Bt corn is having its roots munched by super-rootworms and other superbugs, putting corn crops at risk, and yet more evidence is found of the dangers to human health.
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