|Unsealed Documents Raise Questions on Monsanto Weed Killer|
The New York Times - 3/14/2017. By Danny Hakim - The reputation of Roundup, whose active ingredient is the world’s most widely used weed killer, took a hit on Tuesday when a federal court unsealed documents raising questions about its safety and the research practices of its manufacturer, the chemical giant Monsanto.
|Farmers Testify Before House Agriculture Committee on Needs of Specialty Crop Industry|
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition - 3/13/2017. Among the witnesses was Massachusetts farmer and President of the Board of Directors of the Northeast Organic Farming Association/Massachusetts Chapter (NOFA/Mass) Laura Davis. Laura’s testimony focused on the needs, opportunities and challenges facing small and medium-sized diversified organic specialty crop farms in the Northeast.