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September 26, 2017
Monsanto's research farm is pictured near Carman, Manitoba, Canada on August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Zachary Prong/File Photo
U.S. scientists to skip Monsanto summit on controversial weed killer
September 26, 2017 - 7:32pm
September 17, 2017
Farmers are in a low-margin cropping season, but some at Big Iron farm show in West Fargo were still looking to update spraying equipment that requires ever more sophistication in clean-outs. Experts say sanitation of equipment is one of the contributors to reports of off-target dicamba formulations in the 2017 crop. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 7, 2017
Monsanto seeks to end Arkansas ban on herbicide linked to crop damage
September 7, 2017 - 3:56pm
August 21, 2017
A farmhand loads genetically modified corn seed into a planter on Bo Stone’s farm in Rowland, N.C., April 20, 2016. Genetically modified seeds have not reduced pesticide use or produced better gains in yield than in Western Europe, where such seeds are banned. Stone uses GM seeds but says he’s choosing based on other characteristics as well. “No GM trait for us is a silver bullet,” Stone said. (Jeremy M. Lange/The New York Times)
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
August 21, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 9, 2017
John Weiss looks over his crop of soybeans, which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
Scant oversight, corporate secrecy preceded weed killer crisis
August 9, 2017 - 7:24am
August 2, 2017
Arkansas farmer John Weiss, who said he fears losing up to 50 percent of his soybean crops which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, poses at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. Picture taken July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
U.S. farmers are dealing with a 'double whammy' from a drifting herbicide
August 2, 2017 - 10:15am
December 14, 2016
The logo of Bayer AG is pictured at the Bayer Healthcare subgroup production plant in Wuppertal, Germany February 24, 2014. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender/File Photo
Monsanto shareowners back Bayer deal, CEO hopeful of U.S. approval
December 14, 2016 - 5:14am
September 21, 2016
Robert Fraley, executive vice president and chief technology officer for Monsanto Company, speaks to the Agricultural Bioscience International Conference in Fargo, N.D., on Sept. 21. Photo taken Sept. 21, 2016, Fargo, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Exec: High-tech ag will lead to next Green Revolution
September 21, 2016 - 7:13pm
Rick Saik, founder of Agri-Trend Group, said fear -- and not science -- about genetically modified organisms could hurt agriculture and make it difficult to feed a growing world population. Said was the key-note speaker Tuesday during the Ag and Animal Science Conference at the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. (Carolyn Lange / Tribune)
Speakers discuss GMO crops during ag conference at MinnWest Technology Campus
September 21, 2016 - 4:45pm
September 14, 2016
Execs: Bayer-Monsanto deal would benefit farmers
September 14, 2016 - 8:43pm
January 22, 2012
Olivia corn facility's safety efforts to be recognized
January 22, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Olivia corn research facility's safety efforts to be recognized
January 20, 2012 - 11:27am