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Monsanto to Eliminate 2,600 Jobs, Posts 4Q Loss
Business  (tags: corporate, farming, GoodNews, investments, money, Monsanto, world, genetic engineering, GMOs )

Kathy
- 208 days ago - nytimes.com
Monsanto Co. said Wednesday it will eliminate 2,600 jobs as part of a cost-saving plan designed to deal with falling sales of its biotech seeds and herbicides, which pushed its quarterly losses deeper into the red.
Monsanto's Migraine: Big Fiascoes Facing the World's Biggest Seed Company
Business  (tags: abuse, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, genetic engineering, GMOs, glyphosate, lies, money, Monsanto, politics, roundup, world )

Kathy
- 211 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto has been reeling from a number of setbacks around the globe. Here's a look at some of the main reasons that 2015 has been a giant headache for the biotech giant.
Dirty Money, Dirty Science
Business  (tags: abuse, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, farming, genetic engineering, GMOs, marketing, money )

Kathy
- 222 days ago - foodtank.com
The biotech industry's web of attempts to buy credibility, by laundering its messages through supposedly independent academic scientists, is unraveling and beginning to reveal the influence of huge amount of industry money on the independence of academic
Another 'Too Big to Fail' System in GMOs
Business  (tags: abuse, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, farming, finance, genetic engineering, GMOs, humans, investments, money, SustainableDevelopment, world )

Kathy
- 284 days ago - cornucopia.org
Before the crisis that started in 2007, both of us believed that the financial system was fragile and unsustainable, contrary to the near ubiquitous analyses at the time.
3 Vile Myths Too Many Food Companies Are Shoving Down Our Throats. Gross.
Business  (tags: agriculture, business, farmers, myths, food production, technology, genetic engineering, pesticides, Food corporations )

Evelyn
- 402 days ago - upworthy.com
Myth #1: We need technology like genetic engineering and pesticides to grow more food. #2 : Food corporations are working hand in hand with farmers. #3: We need to double food production in order to feed the planet by 2050
U.S. Farmers Latest to Sue Syngenta Over GMO Corn Rejected By China
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, farming, genetic engineering, GMOs, lies, money, Syngenta, world )

Kathy
- 573 days ago - reuters.com
Farmers from the biggest U.S. corn-growing states have sued Syngenta AG over sales of genetically modified corn seed not approved by China, joining global exporters in pursuing damages from the Swiss-based company.
DuPont Co. Sued for $1 Billion Over Genetic Technology
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, environment, ethics, farming, genetic engineering, GMOs, Dupont (Pioneer), investments, investors, technology )

Kathy
- 696 days ago - bloomberg.com
DuPont Co. (DD), the maker of Pioneer genetically modified corn, was sued for $1 billion by an investment fund that claims company directors promoted herbicide-resistant crop traits knowing they didn't work.
Pressure on Cargill and ADM to Dump GMO After China Rejects Corn Imports (With Video)
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, ethics, farming, genetic engineering, GMO corn, money, usa, world )

Kathy
- 741 days ago - altheadlines.com
Will trade barriers in China and beyond rein in GMO corn's grasp on American food? The United States grows an absurd amount of corn, and more than 90% of that is genetically modified corn, which is then processed and put into foods and drinks of all kinds
Monsanto Aliens
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, genetic engineering, GMOs, humans, marketing, Monsanto, lies, money, technology, world )

Kathy
- 761 days ago - altheadlines.com
"I recognized my two selves: a crusading idealist and a cold, granitic believer in the law of the jungle" - Edgar Monsanto Queeny, Monsanto chairman, 1943-63, "The Spirit of Enterprise", 1934.
South Africa to Monsanto: GMO Crops Aren't Producing More Sustainable Food
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, farming, lies, marketing, news, Monsanto, genetic engineering, GMOs, world )

Kathy
- 771 days ago - eatdrinkbetter.com
South Africa's Advertising Standards Authority has ordered biotech giant Monsanto to immediately withdraw an advertisement it's been running on the country's Radio 702 channel. The decision comes after the African Centre for Biosafety submitted a complain
The Cost of Labeling GMOs: How Much Will It Cost Consumers?
Business  (tags: abuse, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, lies, marketing, money, society )

Kathy
- 882 days ago - naturalsociety.com
GMO Giants want you to believe that labeling genetically modified organisms (those that are in thousands of packaged and 'fresh' foods alike at our local grocery stores) would cost exorbitant amounts of money, making it a difficult cost for corporations->
Campaign To Defeat GMO Labeling In Washington Gets $21 Million From Industry, $550 From Actual People
Business  (tags: abuse, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, genetic engineering, GMOs, GMO Labeling, lies, marketing, money, usa )

Kathy
- 915 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Washington will not become the first state to mandate labeling on foods that contain genetically modified ingredients, if the food and biotech industries have anything to say about it.
3 Dirty and Illegal Tricks the Biotech Industry Uses to Keep You in the Dark
Business  (tags: abuse, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, environment, ethics, farming, lies, marketing, Genetic Engineering, GMO's )

Kathy
- 922 days ago - rodalenews.com
As GMO labeling builds steam around the country, the industry is digging into its PR playbook to make sure you stay confused and uninformed.
Grocery Manufacturers Disclose Big Donors to Anti-GMO Labeling Campaign in Washington
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, Genetic Engineering, GMO Labeling, GoodNews, money )

Kathy
- 926 days ago - oregonlive.com
The Grocery Manufacturers Association on Friday revealed that PepsiCo, Nestle USA and Coca-Cola each gave hidden donations of more than $1 million to the campaign against a Washington initiative that would require the labeling of genetically engineered fo
Monsanto: A Food Stock With a Bad Aftertaste
Business  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, ethics, farming, genetic engineering, GMOs, investing, money, Monsanto, news, technology, usa, world )

Kathy
- 991 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
As a growth investor with a long-term focus on stocks, it's just as important to know what stocks to avoid as it is to know which ones to invest in. Most growth trends don't last forever and you don't want to be stuck holding the bag when growth disappear
 

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