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TORONTO, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Vive Crop Protection, Inc. is pleased to announce that Amy Yoder has joined its board of directors. Ms.
DUBLIN, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/75tv7z/north_american)
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LONDON, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the discovery of DDT in the 1940s, chemical pesticides were largely used in farming [https://www.visiongain.com/Sector/226/Food-Drink
NEW YORK, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The worldwide March Against Monsanto campaign has received massive international support following the announcement of its official launch date of May
Sharing a conversation for #GMO Labeling as he walks from California to Washington DC, after a 1500-mile trek on foot, Taylor Lancaster of Walk2Know will speak at the Oklahoma City March Against
AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural health speaker and author Anthony Gucciardi has teamed up with the March Against Monsanto international protest campaign to deliver a talk
Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-Pesticides and Adjuvants LONDON, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Report DetailsSince the discovery of DDT in the 1940s, chemical
BASEL, Switzerland, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Noting media reports, the Board of Syngenta confirms that it has received an unsolicited proposal from Monsanto to acquire
DUBLIN, May 06, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/99vfg7/hybrid_seeds)
Flavr Savr, also known as CGN-89564, a genetically modified tomato, was the first commercially grown genetically engineered food to be granted a license for human consumption. It was produced by the Californian company Calgene, and submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1992. On May 18, 1994, the FDA completed its evaluation of the Flavr Savr tomato and the usage of APH(3’)II, concluding that the tomato “is as safe as tomatoes bred by conventional means” and “that the...
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, 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 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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