Soybean workers exposed to the agrochemicals like glyphosate, the main component in Monsanto’s ‘Roundup’ herbicide and other biocides, suffer from elevated DNA and cell damage, according to a new study. 784 more words
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Today, fewer chicken nuggets can trace their roots to cleared Amazon rain forest.
In 2006, following a report from Greenpeace and under pressure from consumers, large companies like McDonald’s and Wal-Mart decided to stop using soy grown on cleared forestland in the Brazilian Amazon. 1,042 more words
The demand for non-GMO grains is growing.
Those who have been in the seed industry have noticed this trend take off. David Rehn, who now serves as a Conventional Seed Specialist for… 175 more words