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Misgivings About How a Weed Killer Affects the Soil

Published: 
Fri, 09/20/2013 - 8:37am
Category: 
Chemicals

The puny, yellow corn stalks stand like weary sentries on one boundary of Dennis Von Arb’s field here.

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What is the 'Monsanto Protection Act'?

Published: 
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 8:59pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

Anger over the "Monsanto Protection Act" is growing like an herbicide-resistant weed, fueled by news the rider was anonymously added to a U.S. budget bill in an apparent favor to biotech firms. 

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Big agriculture pumps $10 million into anti-GMO-labeling campaign

Published: 
Wed, 08/15/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Shopping & Food

Major bio-tech companies and manufacturers of household food products, including Campbell Soup, General Mills and Coca-Cola, have pumped almost $10 million into the campaign to defeat Proposition 37, the November statewide ballot initiative to require labels for genetically engineered crops and processed food products.

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Modified Crops Tap a Wellspring of Protest

Published: 
Fri, 02/10/2012 - 2:37pm

PHOTO: Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times

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