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2013-08-29 23:04:39

Company Leading a “New Revolution in Agriculture” DECATUR, Ill. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Executives from Bayer CropScience today addressed the need for a New Revolution in Agriculture to tackle critical challenges the agricultural industry is facing now and into the future. “Food security is critical to the health and well-being of our world. With a fast-growing world to feed and clothe, Bayer is leading a New Revolution in Agriculture, one that is grounded in innovation and...

2013-08-21 23:20:46

Cultivation approval from USDA - mid-decade launch planned with a new mode of action: tolerance to isoxaflutole and glyphosate herbicides Research Triangle Park, N.C. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Bayer CropScience and MS Technologies LLC have achieved a milestone on their path to delivering new solutions for soybean farmers. The dual herbicide tolerance trait Balance™ GT (Event FG72) has received cultivation approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). This step follows approval...

2013-08-16 23:04:07

Interactive Gallery Showcases Commitment to Cultivating Ideas and Answers that Sustain and Enrich our Environment and Growing Population Research Triangle Park, N.C. (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Bayer CropScience today launched its 150 Perspectives Campaign to encourage discussions around the future of agriculture among growers, consumers and others in agribusiness. The campaign is part of the 150th anniversary celebration of Bayer’s mission and their commitment to Science For A Better...

2013-08-03 23:02:42

Public Justice cites the $105 million atrazine settlement on behalf of community water systems across America as a prime example of its pledge to protect the environment and hold the powerful accountable. (PRWEB) August 03, 2013 Several lawyers from the Korein Tillery firm were selected by Public Justice, the preeminent public interest law firm in the United States, as finalists for Trial Lawyer of the Year. Among those nominated were, Stephen Tillery, Christie Deaton, Rosemarie Fiorillo,...

2013-07-30 23:17:29

The use of pesticides, drugs and simple carbohydrates are spreading at an alarming rate and placing an added burden on our already over-burdened liver cells, the primary site for detoxification in our bodies. In light of the recent EPA announcement considering raising allowable residues higher, the solubilized triple anti-oxidant from Ethical Alternative Products, ThioGel-L is now available for a complimentary trial. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 The liver is a decidedly unglamorous...

2013-06-28 23:03:29

Moms Across America are publishing an open letter to Hugh Grant, Monsanto Board Members, and Staff regarding the hazards of GMOs and increased pesticide use. (1) Release features quote from Zen Honeycutt, co-founder of MAA, recently interviewed by CNN. Mission Viejo, CA (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Moms Across America are gathering around the country to spread awareness of GMOs because they have seen the health of their children improve when they remove genetically modified, or GM foods, from...

2013-06-27 23:01:14

Glyphosate – Is it causing Breast Cancer, Obesity & Birth Defects? New film being produced by Jeff Hays and directed by Bobby Sheehan “Bought” asks the question, “Has the Safety of our Food Been Sold out from Under Us?” Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Jeff Hays today announced that principal photography has begun on the new documentary film – Bought. A new crowd funding campaign at indiegogo.com has an early trailer. At one point in history, glyphosate was...

2013-06-21 23:02:52

The journal Weed Technology features a new article documenting the results of field tests of resistant Palmer amaranth in glyphosate-resistant soybean crops in Arkansas. Conducted over a 2-year period, the study showed that deep tillage alone produced an 81 percent reduction in Palmer amaranth emergence. Lawrence, KS (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Weed Technology – When weeds become resistant to herbicides, the advantage of growing herbicide-resistant crops is lost. Farming practices that limit...


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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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