USDA approves Monsanto biotech corn resistant to dicamba

The U.S. government approved commercialization of a genetically engineered corn variety from Monsanto that tolerates the weedkillers dicamba and gulfosinate. The combination of herbicides is billed as a way to control weeds that have become resistant to widely used chemicals. Besides clearing the Monsanto variety for planting, USDA approved a Syngenta GMO corn variety designed for… » Read More

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