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The Long Battle Over Pesticides, Birth Defects and Mental Impairment

By Dr. JANETTE D. SHERMAN, MD | CounterPunch | October 24, 2014

The recent number of articles in the popular press concerning loss of intellect among children exposed to chlorpyrifos is important in the case of this pesticide.

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GMO backlash: Syngenta faces mounting lawsuits over genetically-modified seeds

Agribusiness giant Syngenta AG now faces lawsuits from farmers in 11 US states claiming the seed-and-chemical company’s sale of a genetically-engineered variant of corn yet to receive approval in China depressed market prices for the grain. 759 more words

Health

Billion-dollar lawsuits claim GMO corn ’destroyed’ US exports to China


2014 10 07

From: RT

Three class-action lawsuits filed Friday claim that agribusiness power Syngenta is to blame for depressed corn exports to China since the seed company released a genetically-engineered variant of the crop before it was approved by Beijing. 625 more words

News And Politics

Croptec event will see Syngenta focus on role of technology to help growers tackle current issues

With arable farmers facing a number of challenges currently – such as black-grass control, disease control and plateauing yields – the forthcoming CropTec event will see Syngenta showcasing its role in developing a number of technologies to help growers respond to such challenges. 370 more words

Croptec

RT: Billion-dollar lawsuits claim GMO corn 'destroyed' US exports to China

Published time: October 06, 2014 19:05
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Reuters / Jim Young

Three class-action lawsuits filed Friday claim that agribusiness power Syngenta is to blame for depressed corn exports to China since the seed company released a genetically-engineered variant of the crop before it was approved by Beijing. 616 more words

Illuminati/Terrorism/Corruption

Syngenta, Bayer are targets of suit by Canadian beekeepers

Canadian beekeepers have filed suit again the large chemical companies Bayer and Syngenta, charging them with “negligence” in distributing pesticides that have caused widespread deaths of honeybees and subsequently decreased honey production. 245 more words

Beekeeping