President Nicolás Maduro’s government has begun dismantling price controls, a major policy shift that aims to ease widespread unrest by letting shops sell food at market prices but is worsening Venezuela’s already punishing inflation.
The debate over the EPA’s upcoming decision on a controversial crop pesticide has gone global, and some of the U.S.’s top trading partners are raising strong concerns. The agency is inching closer to a court-ordered deadline on regulating chlorpyrifos, Dow AgroSciences’ widely used pesticide to kill insects on food crops.[…]Read More »
The European Commission will have a “political debate” on proposed authorizations for the cultivation in the EU of three genetically engineered maizes, after countries held back from supporting the authorizations, the commission told Bloomberg BNA. Read moreRead More »