EPA Approves Release Of Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes In Texas Next YearThe mosquito, named OX5034, was altered to produce female offspring that die in the larval stage, well before hatching and growing large enough to bite and spread disease.
Tests Find Weed Killer In Oat Breakfast Cereals, Snack BarsTests by an environmental advocacy group found trace amounts of glyphosate -- the active ingredient in Monsanto's weed killer Roundup -- in some oat-based cereal and snack bars.
Judge Upholds Monsanto Cancer Verdict, Reduces Award To $78MJurors in August found Monsanto’s weed killer caused cancer in a California groundskeeper.
Jury's $289M Award In Roundup Cancer Suit Heads To CourtA jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer is facing its first court test.
Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Children's Breakfast FoodsA new report found glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer, in a number of popular breakfast foods and cereals marketed to children.
I-Team: Jury Orders Monsanto To Pay $290M In Roundup TrialA California jury on Friday ordered the maker of the popular weed killer Roundup to pay $289 million in damages to a school’s groundskeeper who alleges Roundup caused his cancer.
I-Team: Cancer Patients Sue Roundup, Claim Ingredient Made Them Sick "There is no medical evidence whatsoever that glyphosate causes cancer," said Monsanto Vice President Scott Partridge. "I regret that these plaintiff lawyers have pointed them in that direction."
Protesters March Against Monsanto In North TexasTwo protest rallies took place Saturday, one in Dallas and another in Fort Worth, against seed giant Monsanto. Protesters were a part of an international movement.