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On The Radio – California lists glyphosate as a carcinogen — Iowa Environmental Focus

Jenna Ladd | December 18, 2017 This week’s On The Radio segment discusses how some farm groups are suing California for considering glyphosate a cancer causing chemical. Transcript: Iowa and a dozen other state farm groups are suing California for listing glyphosate as a cancer causing chemical. This is the Iowa Environmental Focus. California’s Proposition 65 law […]

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Ethical Seeds — Patterson Park Community Garden

As of 2017, a handful of companies currently dominate the seed and pesticide industry. Mergers proposed this year could result in three conglomerates controlling the majority of the world’s seed supply. History shows that over the past 30 years mergers have resulted in higher prices for seed, fewer choices for growers and less innovation. Gardeners […]

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Monsanto, glyphosate (Roundup) and Swedish cancer epidemiologist — Lennart Hardell’s blog

Documents are now becoming publicly available in the US glyphosate litigation. Here are some of the first results indicating secret work by the Swedish cancer epidemiologist Hans-Olov Adami for Monsanto. The whole document can be found here. It includes Monsanto emails regarding Hardell study rebuttal: “We are creating a scientific outreach network of prominent epidemiologists […]

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