The Monsanto company has been killing weeds and everything else for over half a century with an impressive cache of hellish weapons including Agent Orange, DDT, PCBs, Roundup, and GMOs. Despite a name change and friends in high places, a California superior court beat Monsanto like a toxic piñata over glyphosate.
The proposed Monsanto Bayer $66 billion mega merger is just one six away from the devil’s number; fitting, according to environmentalists and analysts who predict a hellish future for the rest of us if the buyout goes through.
Behemoth seed company Monsanto denies its pending merger with Bayer has anything to do with a GMO marijuana monopoly. But rumored research labs in Uruguay and convenient patent connections suggests something evil is afoot.
The companies are taking the European Commission to court over its decision to ban the use of pesticides linked to Colony Collapse.