Dec 062018
 

BACKGROUND: Wikipedia:  Syngenta AG is a Swiss-based global company  that produces agrochemicals and seeds. As a biotechnology  company, it conducts genomic research. It was formed in 2000  by the merger of Novartis Agribusiness and Zeneca  Agrochemicals. As of 2014 Syngenta is the world’s largest  crop chemical producer[2] As of 2009 it ranked third in  seeds […]

Dec 032018
 
2018-11-29  Bayer Slashes 12,000 Jobs as Monsanto Takeover Turns Sour, by Sustainable Pulse

Bayer, the German drugmaker that bought U.S. seed company Monsanto earlier this year, announced on Thursday the sale of a number of businesses, around 12,000 job cuts and 3.3 billion euros ($3.8 billion) in impairments, Reuters reported. NOTE:  some very interesting “Related” stories (international resistance) from Sustainable Pulse at bottom. Chief Executive Werner Baumann is […]

Dec 022018
 
2018-12-01  GMO's:  Brazil Court Rules Against Syngenta for Murder of MST Activist,  teleSUR

Valmir Mota de Oliveira, also known as ‘Keno,’ was murdered by a private security company hired by Syngenta in 2007. The Justice Court of Parana has convicted Swiss agrobusiness company Syngenta of the murder of Valmir Mota de Oliveira – also known as ‘Keno,’ a member of Via Campesino and the Landless Rural Workers’ Movement (MST) – and ordered […]

Nov 112018
 
2018-11-11   Monsanto (Bayer), Roundup:  'Troubling allegations' prompt Health Canada review of studies used to approve popular weed-killer,  CBC

 NOTE:  The words “Monsanto”, and “Bayer” do not appear in the title of the article.  I added them. NOTE:   Health Canada (the Pest Management Regulatory Agency – PMRA) should NOT be doing the assessments of the studies.  They are, and have long been, nothing more than pimps without conscience for the chemical industry.  There’s lots […]

Oct 182018
 

FURTHER to: 2018-10-12    Here’s how I think we can Keep Monsanto milk out of Canada (bovine growth hormone (rBGH / rBST), Trade Deals UPDATE:  the rBGH Petition to Prime Minister Trudeau, as of Oct 19th noon on the West Coast,  is 60 signatures short of 21,000.  (Nov 11:  more than 33,000 have signed.) Note:  to […]

Oct 182018
 
2018-06-29   Bayer Bought Monsanto and Is Now Stuck With Its Biggest Headache   (dicamba, after roundup)

A blockbuster herbicide is still causing trouble across farm country. Tom Philpott It’s happening again. In states from Mississippi to Indiana, some US soybean farmers are seeing a troubling sight: Previously healthy plants begin to look wan, their leaves puckering into a cup-like shape. Similar symptoms are hitting trees, ornamental and garden plants, flowers, berries, and […]

Oct 122018
 

UPDATE: See  2018-10-18    A Time-Line on “Monsanto Milk” (rBGH) reveals . . . – – – – – – – – – In memory of Senator Eugene Whelan, and the Whistle blowers. EXCERPT from the Senate Report, 1999: Recombinant bovine somatotropin is a non-therapeutic drug, produced by genetic engineering, which can increase milk production in […]

Oct 022018
 

Website,  http://childrenshealthdefense.org/ Video – – it’s  at the top, opposite the title “Children’s Health Defense”,  RFK Jr,  begins with “I can remember the days . . .” That’s the video to be shared! – – – – – – – From: Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Sent: September 12, 2018 2:01 AM Dear World Mercury Project […]

Sep 232018
 

 The most recent battle won, SEPTEMBER: 2018-09-22    We beat Monsanto!!!!  AVAAZ   (NY judge absolutely DESTROYED Monsanto’s subpoena on Avaaz)  From this baseline early in 2018, MARCH: 2018-03-07 All of this directed against Monsanto! – – – – – –  – – – –  – – – – – – The following was circulated in AUGUST, […]

Sep 232018
 

RELATED: 2018-02-20 Monsanto, 168-page subpoena served on Avaaz demands names and addresses of Avaazers who have signed Monsanto campaigns 2016 and 2013 The man behind Avaaz, Ricken Patel, Canadian (Interview, CNN. Plus article, The Economist) In case you missed this…Dear Avaazers, Our hearing just ended, and the judge absolutely DESTROYED Monsanto’s subpoena on Avaaz!!!! He […]