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Articles by Steve Davies

New study: Glyphosate not carcinogenic

Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup weedkiller and the most widely used herbicide in the world, Àis unlikely to pose a carcinogenic risk to humans,À a new study by a panel of scientists has found. Glyphosate manufacturer Monsanto commissioned the study from Inter
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Judge OKs class action in Syngenta corn litigation

Hundreds of thousands of corn growers may participate in a class-action lawsuit against Syngenta for selling genetically modified seed with a trait that had not been approved by China. The plaintiffs, who did not use the GMO corn known as Agrisure Viptera and Duracade, claim that b
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Non-Bt protein offers option for fighting corn pest

A newly discovered non-Bt protein could be a solution for farmers struggling with corn rootworm resistance to existing Bt corn varieties, DuPont scientists report. In a paper published Thursday in the journal Science, DuPont Pioneer researchers detailed their findings, which Ne
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