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2014-04-14 23:07:04

Five Maui County citizens, with the support of over 11,000 registered voters, made history submitting the first ever Maui County citizen’s initiative with enough petition signatures to potentially get a proposal on the November election ballot. The SHAKA Movement is helping promote the citizen's proposed temporary moratorium on all open air experimentation of GE crops and associated mixed pesticides in Maui County until the Biotech companies deliver a detailed, county administered...

2014-04-08 04:22:07

Who Are The Faces Of Agent Orange? WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vietnam Veterans of America to hold Agent Orange Briefing on Thursday, April 10, 2014. WHERE: 334 Cannon House Office Building WHEN: Thursday, April 10, 20149:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. WHY: To discuss the realities of suspected intergenerational health effects of veterans' exposure to Agent Orange/dioxin and other toxic chemicals. WHAT: Highlights of this event will include:9:40 A.M.: Agent...

2014-04-07 23:04:16

Some scientists believe that this case of finding high levels of glyphosate in breast milk could be a re-run of the polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) scandal of the 1970s (1), which ended in the toxic chemical compound's production being banned by the U.S. Congress in 1979. The initial testing results reveal the build-up of glyphosate herbicide in Mothers' bodies with levels of glyphosate in breast milk found to be much higher than levels in urine, leading to the potential for...

2014-03-31 12:29:22

North Carolina Growers Receive Race Car Driving Experience RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two North Carolina soybean growers are winners of the HBK(®) Seed Fast Track Sweepstakes, Bayer CropScience announced today. Ricky Bunn of Zebulon, N.C., and Stephen Lilley of Williamston, N.C., each won a Richard Petty Driving Experience for them and a guest at one of four race tracks. The winners' prize package for two also includes roundtrip airfare, hotel...

2014-03-12 23:02:51

MarketReportsChina.com offers "China Herbicide Trade Flows Analysis Edition (1)" and "Herbicide Product Structure in China Edition (1)" market research reports, published in Feb 2014, in its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 During 2013, in China, the output of herbicides kept increasing due to the rising demand from domestic and overseas markets. China’s herbicide export experienced a significant growth in 2013, mainly on account of the policies issued this...

2014-03-04 08:23:55

DUBLIN, Mar. 04, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cllvs5/glyphosate_market ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Glyphosate Market for Genetically Modified and Conventional Crops - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The global glyphosate market is expected to be driven by rising adoption of glyphosate tolerant GM crops and increasing...

2014-02-27 12:28:51

Experts on Hand at Commodity Classic Stress Planning, Preparation and Protection to Help Ensure a Successful Growing Season SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Helping growers realize profitable harvests is the focus of "One World to Grow On," the interactive exhibit showcasing solutions from Bayer CropScience at the 2014 Commodity Classic. The exhibit provides technical information on key products as well as management tips for growers, all focused on the four pivotal...

2014-02-20 16:21:16

DUBLIN, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6lcmtg/herbicides_china) has announced the addition of the "Latest News from the Chinese Herbicides Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6lcmtg/herbicides_china ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Herbicide is the best performing sector in domestic pesticide industry this year. According...

2014-02-20 12:30:20

DUBLIN, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gpfnlw/glyphsoate_china) has announced the addition of the "Glyphsoate China Monthly Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gpfnlw/glyphsoate_china ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) China's glyphosate and PMIDA manufacturers are still facing the pressure of compliance with the...

2014-02-20 12:22:59

DUBLIN, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w3f3qp/glyphosate_china ) has announced the addition of the "Glyphosate China Monthly Report 1401" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The ex-works price of glyphosate technical kept decreasing since September 2013 after reaching the highest, and it witnessed the lowest in December 2013, with RMB30,000/t. However, compared with December...


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Roundup Ready Soybean
2013-10-02 13:09:21

Roundup Ready Soybean, GTS 40-3-2, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant soybeans created by Monsanto. Glyphosate kills plants by obstructing the synthesis of the essential amino acids phenylaline, tyrosine, and tryptophan. These amino acids are referred to as “essential” due to the fact that animals cannot make them; only plants and micro-organisms can make them and animals acquire them by consuming plants. Plants and microorganisms make these amino acids with...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

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