June 8th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
After Monsanto’s genetically modified Roundup Ready wheat strain was discovered growing in an Oregon field mysteriously, stalling exports of one of the most important U.S. crops, a Kansas farmer has filed a lawsuit against the biotech giant.
Read More:Mystery GMO Wheat Breeds Negligence Lawsuit Against Monsanto
July 21st, 2012 - Jill Ettinger
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has made its support of genetically modified foods no secret over the years, and the recent $10 million grant awarded by the foundation to a team of British plant scientists makes it even more apparent.
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November 4th, 2011 - Jill Ettinger
One of the only major global crops to avoid the dominating influence of the biotech industry, wheat farmers around the world are now facing serious threats of being replaced by corn, soy and other genetically engineered crops unless the industry adopts GM wheat, according to Shannon Schlecht, director of policy at the U.S. Wheat Associates.
Read More:Wheat Industry Pushes Farmers to Adopt GMO Technology