|Developer working with UMaine to produce natural drinking straws|
Bangor Daily News - 7/24/2015. By Nok Noi Ricker - The field located beside the Irving convenience store on Stillwater Avenue contains a variety of grains that were planted and are being analyzed by the University of Maine’s sustainable agriculture program.
|WSU researchers find glyphosate-free breast milk for Monsanto|
GM Watch - 7/24/2015. Washington State University has issued a bizarre press release claiming that “WSU researchers find U.S. breast milk is glyphosate free”. The press release reports a “study” by Dr Shelley McGuire, involving Monsanto. The study aims at discrediting the survey by Sustainable Pulse and Moms Across America, which found glyphosate in breast milk.
|Monsanto's new $1bn herbicide shows our bias towards hi-tech solutions|
The Guardian [UK] - 7/24/2015. By Andrew Simms - Every week brings news of the latest world-saving technological breakthrough, from electric cars to superfoods and energy miracles. Global agrochemical firm Monsanto just announced a $1bn investment in its new herbicide, dicamba, part of Roundup Ready Xtend, its system for genetically engineered crops such as soya beans and cotton.
|House To States: Don't You Dare Demand GMO Labels|
Maine Public Broadcasting - 7/24/2015. By Juana Summers - The argument over genetically modified food has been dominated, in recent years, by a debate over food labels – specifically, whether those labels should reveal the presence of GMOs.