Judge lowers damages award but says Monsanto acted with no consideration for human life

Colin Todhunter reviews the award winning documentary from Canadian film-maker Aube Giroux

Council workers went on strike over safety concerns about using cancer-linked weedkiller; now they welcome commitment by employer to trial organic alternatives

Tractor Pesticide spraying wheat field

“It effectively will mean you can’t regulate” – Jennifer Sass, Natural Resources Defense Council

Move is "unethical experiment"

Patent and Atlantic salmon

Patent on salmon and trout is not just an isolated case

Gene scissor CRISPR being used to produce pesticide-resistant honeybees

vineyards in Lower Austria

First time an EU country has taken such strong action against the chemical over concerns that it can cause cancer

Plus – Dept of Education bans herbicides in all Hawaii public schools

Bangladesh newspaper investigates a genetically modified fiasco