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), NAFTA 2.0 UPDATE:  the rBGH Petition to Prime Minister Trudeau, as of Oct 19th noon on the West Coast,  is 60 signatures short of 21,000. Note:  to be clear, Monsanto hasn’t owned rBGH (“Posilac”) […]

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 […]

Sep 072018
2018-09-05  Christopher Walken, Christina Ricci in Winnipeg to shoot movie based on Sask. farmer's fight with Monsanto,  CBC News

  Manitoba-born actor Adam Beach also cast in Percy, film based on Percy Schmeiser’s true story Christopher Walken and Christina Ricci are starring in Percy, a movie being filmed in Winnipeg. (Scythia Films)   One of Hollywood’s biggest stars is in Winnipeg to take on the role of a small-town Prairie farmer in the new film Percy, which […]

Sep 042018
2018-09-04  Bayer Needs More Than an Aspirin to Cure Its Monsanto-Sized Headache, by Robert F Kennedy Jr

Bayer Needs More Than an Aspirin to Cure Its Monsanto-Sized Headache By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.   In a special telephone meeting on Thursday, August 23, Bayer AG’s CEO Werner Bauman tried to reassure the German conglomerate’s principal shareholders who were concerned about the recent drop in the company’s stock. Bayer’s stock fell dramatically after […]

Aug 252018
2018-08-25   Vietnam demands Monsanto compensate Agent Orange victims after US cancer ruling precedent

© STAN HONDA / AFP Following the unprecedented $289mn verdict against Monsanto in California, Hanoi is seeking justice for victims of exposure to the Agent Orange – the notorious chemical the firm supplied to the US military during the Vietnam War. After a San Francisco jury proved Monsanto not invincible and ordered the chemical giant […]

Aug 252018

There’s another round of consultations re neonic chemicals, deadline soon passed.   During the last round,  not very long ago, Health Canada received 46,000 communications.   Why we need another round I do not know. As I wrote to one of the organizations: Realistically, you have to call them on the corruption, if we are to make […]