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.
Whether you’ve heard of the chemical glyphosate or not, you’ve almost definitely heard of the brand name it’s most commonly associated with: Monsanto. These toxic herbicides are causing many kinds of environmental and health issues.
From farm to fork, cattle are fed junk food (and much worse) to fatten bottom lines at the expense of our health. Critics warn of mad cow, E. coli, and obesity-related illnesses.
A Welch woman fights back after a furtive weed control program to make roadsides tidy for tourists destroyed her nature preserve and possibly her health — glyphosate from Monsanto’s Roundup polluted local waterways.
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.
Genetically modified foods hit the shelves in 1996, but despite related health problems, no labeling laws exist. Arm yourself with knowledge instead!
As more people learn about the risks of eating biotech foods, Monsanto responds to the backlash with a website.
How many everyday foods are made with Monsanto’s genetically modified corn? Here’s a look at the top frankenfoods in the cereal aisle.