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Bayer gets help from Donald Trump as US regulators veto warnings its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer

The German pharmaceuticals giant faces thousands of Roundup lawsuits and has already lost three high-profile cases.
Monsanto's Roundup weedkiller atomizers are displayed for sale at a garden shop near Brussels

A judge just massively cut a $2 billion jury payout to a couple who claimed Bayer’s Roundup weedkiller caused their cancer

Bayer, facing lawsuits from more than 13,000 farmers, landscapers, and gardeners, has successfully reduced three jury awards in the past year.
Row 7 is breeding organic seeds that don't need pesticides.

A ‘Chef’s Table’ star unveiled a purple pea that has people ‘flipping out’ over the flavor. It could represent a future ...

Barber said the food system is "rigged" in favor of big seed companies, four of which control more than 60% of the world's seed sales.
French farmer Nicolas Denieul sprays Roundup 720 glyphosate herbicide produced by Monsanto on May 11, 2018, on a field of corn.

The EPA says a chemical in Monsanto’s weed-killer doesn’t cause cancer — but there’s compelling evidence the agency is wrong

The weed-killer glyphosate is a contentious chemical. Agencies dispute whether it causes cancer in humans, but we have some evidence that it does.
Cheerios could contain traces of weed-killer.

An environmental watchdog found traces of weed-killer in Cheerios and Nature Valley products. Here’s how worried you should be.

Eating Cheerios or Nature Valley bars isn't likely to harm your health. The bigger safety concern is the spraying of weed-killers like Roundup.
Protesters gather in Berlin on on January 20, 2018, during a demonstration against the use of glyphosate.

The weed-killing chemical at the heart of a $2 billion lawsuit may be linked to damaging fatty liver disease in humans

Monsanto's popular weed-killer was linked to fatty liver disease following a court case that associated the product with cancer.
Cheerios' Oat Crunch Cinnamon flavor was deemed particularly hazardous by the report.

The weed-killing chemical involved in a Monsanto lawsuit was found in Cheerios and Quaker Oats products. Here’s how worried you should be.

Environmental Working Group tests generated fresh concerns about the presence of glyphosate in breakfast foods.

The weed-killing chemical in a Monsanto lawsuit was found in beer and wine. Here’s how worried you should be.

A new report suggests that certain beers and wines contain traces of glyphosate, a weed-killing chemical that's been linked to cancer.