Monsanto offers large rebate to farmers for using its low-volatility dicamba

The world’s largest seed company, Monsanto, is offering a 55 percent rebate to cotton and soybean growers who buy its weedkiller, dicamba, for 2018 crops, said Reuters. Weed specialists said the cash-back offer could persuade growers to buy the herbicide, and the pricey GE seeds that are paired with it, despite stricter EPA rules on… » Read More

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