GMO technology is often under fire by critics who make various health and safety claims. Proponents typically respond that GMO crops use fewer pesticides and generate higher yields. A recent article from the New York Times, “Doubts About the Promised Bounty of Genetically Modified Crops,” is challenging those assumed benefits.
Update – Monsanto Dicamba Herbicide-Tolerant Cotton and Soybean Plants – Lawsuit against EPA has been Filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit which requests that the Court “… review the final order of the [EPA] granting a conditional registration for the new uses of the herbicide[…]Read More »
House Republicans are advancing legislation that would limit EPA’s ability to require payments to conservation groups in legal settlements and a separate bill that would delay implementation of the agency’s “major” regulations while they are being litigated. Read moreRead More »