"Consumers have a right to know how gene editing is being used to produce the foods they buy in the market."
"This is a very important discovery because it shows there are objective strategies to silence strong voices."
"Seed ownership by farmers has traditionally been an important agricultural practice, but profit-driven giant Monsanto is making our farmers disempowered and dependent!"
"Simply adding more use restrictions to an uncontrollable pesticide that already comes with 39 pages of instructions and limitations reflects a broken process."
"The Earth will win. Seed will win, Monsanto will lose."
A proposed merger between Bayer AG and Monsanto passed a United States regulatory hurdle despite opposition from various food and farm groups.
"The coming together of these two is a marriage made in hell – bad for farmers, bad for consumers, and bad for our countryside."
The permit revocation applies to the states of Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosi, Veracruz, Chiapas, Campeche, Yucatan and Quintana Roo.
“Pesticide resistant superweeds are a serious threat to our farmers, and piling on more pesticides will just result in superweeds resistant to more pesticides.”
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