The European Union is suspending a review of the Dow-Dupont merger, saying more information is needed about the deal and how it would impact agricultural competition in Europe.
Even before the specter of a trade war with China and other countries threatened to cost them billions of dollars, American farmers were feeling the squeeze from fluctuating crop prices and other factors that have halved their overall income in recent years. Read moreRead More »
Bio-safety body approves, for the first time, a genetically modified soy resistant to the herbicide dicamba. Agronomists argue that dicamba’s toxicity increases its public health risks. Dec. 13 — Brazil’s body for licensing genetically modified organisms approved the use of soy seeds developed by Monsanto that are resistant to the herbicide[…]Read More »